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The Advocate
Faith Matters: How atheist played big part in ex-Baton Rouge gang member becoming Baptist ministerThomas said. “This is definitely the biggest event the district does each year.
Faith Matters: How atheist played big part in ex-Baton Rouge gang member becoming Baptist minister
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Thomas said. “This is definitely the biggest event the district does each year.”A gathering of boys LSU basketball coach Johnny Jones and Southern University standout football player Lenard Tillery will be among the featured guests at “A... Read more
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New York Post
Colleges have no idea how to turn an athlete into a studentfor the John Wooden Award as the best college player — he didn’t qualify as a b
Colleges have no idea how to turn an athlete into a student
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
for the John Wooden Award as the best college player — he didn’t qualify as a bare-minimum student — LSU and coach Johnny Jones shrugged it off. “From what I was told, he didn’t meet all the requirements,” Jones said. “He wasn’t certified... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Will the Real Ben Simmons Stand Up?I feel most comfortable going there,” Simmons said during our conversation last
Will the Real Ben Simmons Stand Up?
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
I feel most comfortable going there,” Simmons said during our conversation last summer. Patrick arrived at LSU along with Johnny Jones in 2012, when the latter was named head coach. Simmons was a sophomore at the time and had just come over from... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
‘I think I’m ready’: Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn’t the perfect season that we wanted.” If critics w
‘I think I’m ready’: Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn’t the perfect season that we wanted.” If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they’re looking in the wrong place. “People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
�I think I�m ready:� Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn�t the perfect season that we wanted.� If critics w
�I think I�m ready:� Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn�t the perfect season that we wanted.� If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they�re looking in the wrong place. �People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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The Oakland Press
‘I think I’m ready:’ Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn’t the perfect season that we wanted.” If critics w
‘I think I’m ready:’ Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
The Oakland Press / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn’t the perfect season that we wanted.” If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they’re looking in the wrong place. “People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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KTVN Reno
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics w
'I think I'm ready:' Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn't the perfect season that we wanted." If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they're looking in the wrong place. "People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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Salon.com
‘I think I’m ready:’ Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pickhurt, were out, but it wasn’t the perfect season that we wanted.” If critics w
‘I think I’m ready:’ Simmons hopes to be NBA draft top pick
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
hurt, were out, but it wasn’t the perfect season that we wanted.” If critics want to put the blame on Simmons, LSU coach Johnny Jones thinks they’re looking in the wrong place. “People have spent a lot of time this past season trying to break... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
NBA options, Golf thoughts, streaking Braves, Rushmore of ClevelandDean Smith-Jordan jokes make you giggle, wait until Simmons is a year-in, year-
NBA options, Golf thoughts, streaking Braves, Rushmore of Cleveland
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Dean Smith-Jordan jokes make you giggle, wait until Simmons is a year-in, year-out All-Star and then we'll remember that Johnny Jones couldn't make the NCAA tournament with a superstar.) There will be a fair amount of moving and shaking before... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LSU's Malone will not return for 2016 basketball seasonLSU center Darcy Malone will not return to the Tiger basketball team after grad
LSU's Malone will not return for 2016 basketball season
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
LSU center Darcy Malone will not return to the Tiger basketball team after graduating this year. LSU head coach Johnny Jones confirmed Malone's departure Tuesday morning during a radio interview on the Culotta and the Prince show. Malone played in... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Villarreal buyout worth nearly $385Kfootball champion under former coach Darrell Dickey from 2001-04 and two NCAA m
Villarreal buyout worth nearly $385K
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
football champion under former coach Darrell Dickey from 2001-04 and two NCAA men’s basketball tournament appearances under Johnny Jones in 2007 and 2010. In the 2013 season, UNT beat UNLV in the Heart of Dallas Bowl — just the third bowl win in... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
IHS claims 5 of 7 all-district superlativesthe season as the district runner-up behind Frost High School under head softba
IHS claims 5 of 7 all-district superlatives
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 13 days ago
the season as the district runner-up behind Frost High School under head softball coach Tina Richards and assistant coaches Johnny Jones, Michael Chambers and Melissa Souder.“Feels really good because I worked before and after practice and put in a... Read more
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The Shawnee News-Star
Injured motorcyclist faces long recoveryhe is thankful for those who helped him at that crash scene, even if he doesn't
Injured motorcyclist faces long recovery
The Shawnee News-Star / Posted 18 days ago
he is thankful for those who helped him at that crash scene, even if he doesn't know who all those people were. John Lee “Johnny” Jones, 56, is now recovering in a hospital bed at home, but still faces another surgery, he said. The Oklahoma... Read more
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Philly.com
Ben Simmons is all the rage, but Sixers should weigh him carefullyall laid out for/by him, something just didn't seem right as the year went on.
Ben Simmons is all the rage, but Sixers should weigh him carefully
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
all laid out for/by him, something just didn't seem right as the year went on. Perhaps it was the questionable coaching of Johnny Jones. Maybe Simmons wasn't comfortable with having to do everything on the court. Whatever it was, something was... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Counting Hatefile photo, Bill Wilkinson, state grand dragon of the “Invisible Empire Knights
Counting Hate
The Marietta Times / Posted 20 days ago
file photo, Bill Wilkinson, state grand dragon of the “Invisible Empire Knights of the Ku Klux Klan', and armed body guard Johnny Jones, look over the dedication site for a KKK headquarters in Bogalusa, La. The paper mill town was a civil rights... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Behind the Grey, community rally around bandmate with V-Spot benefitof people around here, and we’ve been doing it for so long, it just kind of hap
Behind the Grey, community rally around bandmate with V-Spot benefit
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
of people around here, and we’ve been doing it for so long, it just kind of happened.” Guest singers for the night include Johnny Jones of Ashfall, Kenneth Norton from Graces Downfall, Nick Necro from The Curse of Sorrow and Dom Vito from Judas... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Teen enters plea in deaths of ex-girlfriend, her brother - The Bladedays after life support was removed at ProMedica Toledo Hospital and she was tr
Teen enters plea in deaths of ex-girlfriend, her brother - The Blade
The Toledo Blade / Posted 22 days ago
days after life support was removed at ProMedica Toledo Hospital and she was transferred to hospice care. Her brother, Johnny Jones III, 14, died on his bedroom floor after Brown stabbed him about 25 times. The siblings’ mother, Josianne... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo teen found guilty in fatal stabbings - The BladeToledo home of his estranged girlfriend, Joscelyn Jones, 16. He stabbed and str
Toledo teen found guilty in fatal stabbings - The Blade
The Toledo Blade / Posted 23 days ago
Toledo home of his estranged girlfriend, Joscelyn Jones, 16. He stabbed and strangled her, fatally stabbed her brother, Johnny Jones III, 14, and stabbed their mother, Josianne Thomas, 37, who survived. Brown was 16 at the time of the crime and... Read more
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The Advocate
Blakeney's decision to return to LSU took smarts, and he'll cash in for itbefore he make the leap to the next level. Hopefully, Blakeney is happy with h
Blakeney's decision to return to LSU took smarts, and he'll cash in for it
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
before he make the leap to the next level. Hopefully, Blakeney is happy with his choice. It’s a good bet that LSU coach Johnny Jones is doing backflips off the levee by LSU’s campus. There’s no doubt that Jones is occupying a hot seat going... Read more
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The Advocate
The Tigers quit — it’s that simplegame while waiting for his NBA lottery pick and gigantic shoe-deal millions to
The Tigers quit — it’s that simple
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
game while waiting for his NBA lottery pick and gigantic shoe-deal millions to come his way. And it likely signals that Johnny Jones faces a make-it-to-the-NCAA-tournament-or-else directive next season. In a statement, Jones took responsibility... Read more
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The Advocate
After upset loss to Alabama, LSU back in must-win modestat perhaps explained by the fact he was playing with his left ring finger (on
After upset loss to Alabama, LSU back in must-win mode
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
stat perhaps explained by the fact he was playing with his left ring finger (on his shooting hand) heavily taped up. Coach Johnny Jones said Simmons, who didn’t attend Thursday’s interview session, injured it a couple of games earlier but couldn’t... Read more
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The Advocate
Six questions as LSU prepares for SEC tournamentSEC tournament trophy from 1980 is about to get any company this year. If LSU
Six questions as LSU prepares for SEC tournament
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
SEC tournament trophy from 1980 is about to get any company this year. If LSU doesn’t make it to the NCAA tournament, is Johnny Jones in trouble? No. Settling for the NIT would warm the seat behind his desk, but every indication is that Jones... Read more

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