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2020 Schedule
2nd in SEC
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6hMark Schlabach

NCAA says IARP to handle LSU infractions case

The NCAA announced on Wednesday that the infractions case involving LSU will be adjudicated through the Independent Accountability Resolution Process.

The case against Will Wade will take a long time to solve (0:46)
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Courtside: Dickie V on his annual Gala, plans to start college basketball and Will Wade offering payment to recruits

Seth and Dan tip off the podcast by discussing Dan Gavitt’s options for starting college basketball, the feasibility of his plans and how he’s filling the leadership void in the sport. Then, Dickie V stops by (13:37) to talk about the 2020 Dick Vitale Gala, raising $7 million for charity during the pandemic, his thoughts on starting the season and Gavitt’s potential start dates, the breaking news of Will Wade offering payment to recruits, and his new book “The Lost Season.” Later, the guys get into the arrogance of LSU, why there needs to be harsh punishment if the NCAA wants to stop cheating and Seth’s annoyance with the poor defense in the NBA playoffs (38:32).

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28dMark Schlabach

LSU's Wade part of 'impermissible payments'

In documents obtained by ESPN on Wednesday, the NCAA says LSU basketball coach Will Wade was involved in "impermissible payments" to at least 11 potential recruits or others around them.

SEC players defy gravity with these explosive dunks (2:28)
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Courtside: Who's staying in the NBA Draft and who's returning to college?

Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich tip off the podcast by stating the obvious: They don’t know anything about when, how or if college basketball will be played. Then the guys run through players that are still deciding whether they’ll stay in the NBA Draft or return to college, what Michigan State will look like next year if Xavier Tillman leaves and the impact of Filip Petrusev going pro on Gonzaga. Plus, they discuss how many difference-makers are in the draft, what the G League looks like this season and Europe basketball leagues being hit hard by the pandemic.

Shareef O'Neal's inspirational comeback story (0:18)
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Shaq talks funny Mike Tyson story and their love for white tigers (2:16)
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Courtside: Bob Huggins shares his concerns about the potential one-time transfer rule

Bob Huggins joins Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich to discuss the abrupt end to the college basketball season, his major concerns with the possible one-time transfer rule and the decision-makers behind it, and West Virginia's run to the Final Four in 2010 (12:58). Later Mark Schlabach drops by to share his thoughts on "The Scheme," why the FBI is likely done investigating college basketball for now, and when we might hear more about the notices of allegations at Kansas, Arizona and LSU (39:04). Plus, the guys share their thoughts on the one-time transfer rule up for a vote in May (00:26).

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175dMark Schlabach

LSU AD: Wade still coach after HBO show airs

LSU athletic director Scott Woodward says basketball coach Will Wade's employment status remains unchanged after the HBO documentary "The Scheme" aired audio of telephone calls that were captured by FBI wiretaps.

Shaq or Bird: Who should advance to the finals? (1:46)
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Would Shaq top D-Wade in bracket challenge? (0:52)
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Can Battier take down Maravich in bracket matchup? (0:52)
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Does Shaq stand a chance vs. Kareem in bracket matchup? (0:50)
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Team Stats

Points Per Game80.513th
Rebounds Per Game39.738th
Assists Per Game12.8Tied-237th
Points Allowed73.3

Tournament History

Final Fours4
Tournament Record24-24
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances21