LSU head coach Will Wade has been suspended indefinitely by the varsity amidst allegations that he made presents of some variety to freshman Javonte Sensible when he was a recruit. These allegations had been detailed in a Yahoo! report.
LSU Athletic Director Joe Alleva launched the next assertion concerning the suspension:
Wade at the moment has the Tigers ranked 10th within the nation with solely Vanderbilt (which occupies final place within the SEC) left on the schedule. LSU i on tempo to assert a minimum of a share of the convention’s common season title with Tennessee.
As an LSU fan, that is miserable stuff. The basketball program had been a joke for years and received solely two convention video games in 2017. Issues had been going nicely and there was loads of pleasure surrounding this system with Wade in cost.
Clearly, that may all change, as the varsity prepares for no matter comes subsequent for each Wade and from the NCAA.
I believed Alleva ought to stick it out with Wade by way of to the top of the season. Then he settle for no matter punishment is handed down from the NCAA if something comes of Wade’s participation on this federal investigation. As an alternative, he suspended Wade and ha all however admitted guilt when there isn’t any actual proof but. Who does that? What’s the level?
If the LSU administration has any perception that Wade did one thing flawed — together with mendacity to them, they’ve the power to fireplace him for trigger proper now and never fear about paying him out.
Sean Miller and Invoice Self are nonetheless teaching regardless of their connection to the probe, proper?
LSU’s administration continues to be a joke and regardless that Wade ought to clearly be the focus proper now, Joe Alleva must be proper there with him.