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Perth Now
Where Simmons might land in NBABEN Simmons wowed his native Australia on his just-ended tour with Louisiana St
Where Simmons might land in NBA
Perth Now / Posted 20 hours ago
BEN Simmons wowed his native Australia on his just-ended tour with Louisiana State University and now he’s back in the US, the hype is only getting stronger for the basketball phenomenon. Simmons has just been named as the top pick in a 2016 Draft... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Where Simmons might land in NBABen Simmons NBA Draft: No.1 pick for LSU’s Aussie recruit tipped by top ESPN an
Where Simmons might land in NBA
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
Ben Simmons NBA Draft: No.1 pick for LSU’s Aussie recruit tipped by top ESPN analyst | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website Ben Simmons dominates for... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Where Simmons might land in NBABEN Simmons wowed his native Australia on his just-ended tour with Louisiana St
Where Simmons might land in NBA
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 hours ago
BEN Simmons wowed his native Australia on his just-ended tour with Louisiana State University and now he’s back in the US, the hype is only getting stronger for the basketball phenomenon. Simmons has just been named as the top pick in a 2016 Draft... Read more
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The Advocate
Johnny Jones says Ben Simmons delivered on potential on Australian tourLSU basketball coach Johnny Jones learned a lot about his team on its recently
Johnny Jones says Ben Simmons delivered on potential on Australian tour
The Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
LSU basketball coach Johnny Jones learned a lot about his team on its recently completed 13-day, five-game exhibition tour of Australia, but some things were merely reaffirmed, especially when it came to 6-foot-10 freshman forward Ben Simmons. In... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU coach Johnny Jones says Josh Gray will sit out one gameBack from his team’s 13-day exhibition tour of Australia, LSU basketball coach
LSU coach Johnny Jones says Josh Gray will sit out one game
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Back from his team’s 13-day exhibition tour of Australia, LSU basketball coach Johnny Jones said Tuesday that guard Josh Gray will likely miss only one game for playing in an unsanctioned basketball game. Speaking on 104.5 ESPN Baton Rouge, Jones,... Read more
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The Advocate
Ben Simmons as an LSU receiver? Crazy. But then again ...Imagine this Jim Hawthorne call on a sultry Saturday night in Tiger Stadium …
Ben Simmons as an LSU receiver? Crazy. But then again ...
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Imagine this Jim Hawthorne call on a sultry Saturday night in Tiger Stadium … “First-and-goal at the 3 … Tigers come to the line … Brandon Harris lines up in the shotgun … He has Fournette offset to his right, with two wide outs to each side with... Read more
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SportingNews
LSU basketball recruit Ben Simmons tells Les Miles he 'can play wideout'LSU football coach Les Miles really likes the school's new basketball recruit.
LSU basketball recruit Ben Simmons tells Les Miles he 'can play wideout'
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
LSU football coach Les Miles really likes the school's new basketball recruit. So much so, he jokingly invited Ben Simmons to play football. Miles said last week that if the 6-9 Simmons was "interested in taking some snaps," he would be welcome to... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU falls to Melbourne, ends Australian tour with 3-2 markMELBOURNE, VICTORIA, Australia — The LSU basketball team certainly didn’t get t
LSU falls to Melbourne, ends Australian tour with 3-2 mark
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
MELBOURNE, VICTORIA, Australia — The LSU basketball team certainly didn’t get the sendoff the Tigers wanted from their 13-day Australian exhibition tour on Saturday. After winning three of its first four games, LSU played the finale on its Tour Down... Read more
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Perth Now
Simmons stars against UnitedTHE fans were there to see Australian basketball prodigy Ben Simmons and the te
Simmons stars against United
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
THE fans were there to see Australian basketball prodigy Ben Simmons and the teenager didn’t disappoint. Dandenong Stadium was bursting at the seams on Thursday night with the touring Louisiana State University playing an exhibition match against... Read more
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The Advocate
Tigers prepare to wrap up tour of AustraliaAdvocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS --LSU's Keith Hornsby (4) scores on a la
Tigers prepare to wrap up tour of Australia
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS --LSU's Keith Hornsby (4) scores on a layup in the first half of LSU's 69-71 loss to #1 Kentucky Tuesday night in the LSU Pete Maravich Assembly Center. MELBOURNE, VICTORIA, Australia — The highlight of the LSU... Read more
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Herald Sun
Rising star Simmons happy with pressureFUTURE superstar Ben Simmons has a simple way of dealing with the growing hype
Rising star Simmons happy with pressure
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
FUTURE superstar Ben Simmons has a simple way of dealing with the growing hype that comes with being widely regarded as next year’s No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. “I just play; that is all I do and what I have done since I was four-years-old,” Simmons... Read more
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Herald Sun
Simmons stars against UnitedTHE fans were there to see Australian basketball prodigy Ben Simmons and the te
Simmons stars against United
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
THE fans were there to see Australian basketball prodigy Ben Simmons and the teenager didn’t disappoint. Dandenong Stadium was bursting at the seams on Thursday night with the touring Louisiana State University playing an exhibition match against... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU wins for third time on Australian exhibition tourDANDENONG, VICTORIA, Australia — With six players in double figures, the LSU ba
LSU wins for third time on Australian exhibition tour
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
DANDENONG, VICTORIA, Australia — With six players in double figures, the LSU basketball team assured itself of a winning record on its exhibition tour of Australia with a 97-89 victory over Melbourne United on Thursday. LSU improved to 3-1 on its... Read more
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Perth Now
Rising star Simmons happy with pressureFUTURE superstar Ben Simmons has a simple way of dealing with the growing hype
Rising star Simmons happy with pressure
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
FUTURE superstar Ben Simmons has a simple way of dealing with the growing hype that comes with being widely regarded as next year’s No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. “I just play; that is all I do and what I have done since I was four-years-old,” Simmons... Read more
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WA Today
Ben Simmons and LSU Tigers ready for sell-out games against Melbourne UnitedNBA prospect Ben Simmons in action in Newcastle on Saturday. Photo: Jonathan Ca
Ben Simmons and LSU Tigers ready for sell-out games against Melbourne United
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
NBA prospect Ben Simmons in action in Newcastle on Saturday. Photo: Jonathan Carroll Australian basketball prodigy Ben Simmons didn't expect to come home to sell-out crowds. But that is what greeted the 19-year-old Louisiana State University star... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU to play first of five games on Australian tour Saturday morningSYDNEY, Australia — The LSU basketball team’s Down Under tour gets serious Satu
LSU to play first of five games on Australian tour Saturday morning
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
SYDNEY, Australia — The LSU basketball team’s Down Under tour gets serious Saturday night (Saturday morning in Baton Rouge) when the Tigers travel 90 miles up the road to meet the Newcastle All-Stars. The game is set for a 7:30 p.m. start in... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU men’s basketball schedule releasedTwo matchups with Southeastern Conference foe Kentucky highlight the LSU men’s
LSU men’s basketball schedule released
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Two matchups with Southeastern Conference foe Kentucky highlight the LSU men’s basketball team’s 2015-16 schedule released Wednesday. LSU will host Kentucky in the second game of the conference schedule Jan. 5 and get together again in the finale of... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ben Simmons and LSU Tigers ready for sell-out games against Melbourne UnitedNBA prospect Ben Simmons in action in Newcastle on Saturday. Photo: Jonathan Ca
Ben Simmons and LSU Tigers ready for sell-out games against Melbourne United
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
NBA prospect Ben Simmons in action in Newcastle on Saturday. Photo: Jonathan Carroll Australian basketball prodigy Ben Simmons didn't expect to come home to sell-out crowds. But that is what greeted the 19-year-old Louisiana State University star... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ben Simmons and LSU Tigers ready for sell-out games against Melbourne UnitedNBA prospect Ben Simmons in action in Newcastle on Saturday. Photo: Jonathan Ca
Ben Simmons and LSU Tigers ready for sell-out games against Melbourne United
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
NBA prospect Ben Simmons in action in Newcastle on Saturday. Photo: Jonathan Carroll Australian basketball prodigy Ben Simmons didn't expect to come home to sell-out crowds. But that is what greeted the 19-year-old Louisiana State University star... Read more
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Herald Sun
Future NBA superstar Ben Simmons has simple approach to handling the hypeFUTURE superstar Ben Simmons has a simple way of dealing with the growing hype
Future NBA superstar Ben Simmons has simple approach to handling the hype
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
FUTURE superstar Ben Simmons has a simple way of dealing with the growing hype that comes with being widely regarded as next year’s No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. “I just play; that is all I do and what I have done since I was four-years-old,” Simmons... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Rising star Simmons happy with pressureFUTURE superstar Ben Simmons has a simple way of dealing with the growing hype
Rising star Simmons happy with pressure
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
FUTURE superstar Ben Simmons has a simple way of dealing with the growing hype that comes with being widely regarded as next year’s No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. “I just play; that is all I do and what I have done since I was four-years-old,” Simmons... Read more
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The Age
Ben Simmons and LSU Tigers ready for sell-out games against Melbourne UnitedNBA prospect Ben Simmons in action in Newcastle on Saturday. Photo: Jonathan Ca
Ben Simmons and LSU Tigers ready for sell-out games against Melbourne United
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
NBA prospect Ben Simmons in action in Newcastle on Saturday. Photo: Jonathan Carroll Australian basketball prodigy Ben Simmons didn't expect to come home to sell-out crowds. But that is what greeted the 19-year-old Louisiana State University star... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
LSU to play in ESPN's Tip-Off MarathonLSU will play in the ESPN 24-hour College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon for the third
LSU to play in ESPN's Tip-Off Marathon
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
LSU will play in the ESPN 24-hour College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon for the third straight year. The Tigers will play Kennesaw State on Monday, Nov. 16, in the Maravich Assembly Center. “We are excited that the LSU basketball program will be featured... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LSU to play in ESPN's Tip-Off MarathonLSU will play in the ESPN 24-hour College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon for the third
LSU to play in ESPN's Tip-Off Marathon
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
LSU will play in the ESPN 24-hour College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon for the third straight year. The Tigers will play Kennesaw State on Monday, Nov. 16, in the Maravich Assembly Center. “We are excited that the LSU basketball program will be featured... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU holds off Queensland late for second win in AustraliaBRISBANE, QUEENSLAND, Australia — A put-back by Ben Simmons and a Tim Quarterma
LSU holds off Queensland late for second win in Australia
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND, Australia — A put-back by Ben Simmons and a Tim Quarterman free throw in the final 40.7 seconds helped LSU hold off the Queensland All-Stars for a 91-88 win Tuesday. LSU, which improved to 2-1 on its Australian tour, had a... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU to continue Australian tour Tuesday with third of five gamesBROADBEACH, Australia — The LSU basketball team traveled Monday to Australia’s
LSU to continue Australian tour Tuesday with third of five games
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
BROADBEACH, Australia — The LSU basketball team traveled Monday to Australia’s Gold Coast to prepare for the third game of its Down Under exhibition tour on Tuesday against the Queensland All-Stars. The game, which will be played in Brisbane, is set... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Five Things You Might Have Missed: 8-17Top articles from this weekend's editions of The Blade BLADE STAFF Letter aft
Five Things You Might Have Missed: 8-17
The Toledo Blade / Posted 10 days ago
Top articles from this weekend's editions of The Blade BLADE STAFF Letter after letter painted a picture of a wronged man, a man who has already repented for stealing from the state. They described a person... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU drops two-point decision to Sydney in second game of Australian tourSYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia — After coming back from a nine-point halfti
LSU drops two-point decision to Sydney in second game of Australian tour
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia — After coming back from a nine-point halftime deficit, the LSU basketball team had a chance Sunday to claim a second consecutive win on its exhibition tour of Australia. But the Tigers came up just short. Antonio... Read more
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The Daily Comet
LSU's Simmons shines in AustraliaThe game was the first of a five-game tour for LSU in Australia which continues
LSU's Simmons shines in Australia
The Daily Comet / Posted 11 days ago
The game was the first of a five-game tour for LSU in Australia which continues tonight (early this morning in Baton Rouge) back in Sydney against the Sydney Kings of the National Basketball League. That game at 4 this morning will be streamed via... Read more
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The Houma Courier
LSU's Simmons shines in AustraliaThe game was the first of a five-game tour for LSU in Australia which continues
LSU's Simmons shines in Australia
The Houma Courier / Posted 11 days ago
The game was the first of a five-game tour for LSU in Australia which continues tonight (early this morning in Baton Rouge) back in Sydney against the Sydney Kings of the National Basketball League. That game at 4 this morning will be streamed via... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Victim tells of deadly attack on her family Josianne Thomas recalls the horror of being attacked in her Toledo home. The
Victim tells of deadly attack on her family
The Toledo Blade / Posted 12 days ago
Josianne Thomas recalls the horror of being attacked in her Toledo home. The suspect, 16-year-old Devonte Brown, was an ex-boyfriend of her daughter, Joselyn. Through closed doors two bedrooms away,... Read more
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19 Action News Cleveland
TIMELINE: Mapping out Toledo's violent weekA week of shocking crimes and police investigations ended Friday. A young mothe
TIMELINE: Mapping out Toledo's violent week
19 Action News Cleveland / Posted 12 days ago
A week of shocking crimes and police investigations ended Friday. A young mother died, teenagers were killed and a baby was beaten to death. Friends and family of the victim’s continue to mourn their loved ones. “It's going to hurt no matter what.... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
TIMELINE: Mapping out Toledo's violent weekA week of shocking crimes and police investigations ended Friday. Young mothers
TIMELINE: Mapping out Toledo's violent week
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 13 days ago
A week of shocking crimes and police investigations ended Friday. Young mothers died, teenagers were killed and a baby was beaten to death. Friends and family of the victim’s continue to mourn their loved ones. “It's going to hurt no matter what.... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Mother of fatally stabbed Toledo teen describes attackTelling the teenage suspect 'Why? I love you.' may have saved her life BLADE S
Mother of fatally stabbed Toledo teen describes attack
The Toledo Blade / Posted 13 days ago
Telling the teenage suspect 'Why? I love you.' may have saved her life BLADE STAFF The mother of the teenage boy fatally stabbed this week described today how the attacker burst into her West... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU to play first of five games on Australian tour Saturday morningSYDNEY, Australia — The LSU basketball team’s Down Under tour gets serious Satu
LSU to play first of five games on Australian tour Saturday morning
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
SYDNEY, Australia — The LSU basketball team’s Down Under tour gets serious Saturday night (Saturday morning in Baton Rouge) when the Tigers travel 90 miles up the road to meet the Newcastle All-Stars. The game is set for a 7:30 p.m. start in... Read more
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Herald Sun
Australian Ben Simmons is expected to be the NBA’s ‘next big thing’HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in
Australian Ben Simmons is expected to be the NBA’s ‘next big thing’
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in the same breath as Magic and is widely expected be a millionaire no. 1 NBA draft pick within a year. And did we mention he’s Australian? Introducing teenage basketball... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in the same breath as Magic and is widely expected be a millionaire no. 1 NBA draft pick within a year. And did we mention he’s Australian? Introducing teenage basketball... Read more
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Perth Now
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in the same breath as Magic and is widely expected be a millionaire no. 1 NBA draft pick within a year. And did we mention he’s Australian? Introducing teenage basketball... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’NBA Ben Simmons Basketball | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search conte
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
NBA Ben Simmons Basketball | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’NBA Ben Simmons Basketball | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search conte
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
NBA Ben Simmons Basketball | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in
Simmons really is ‘the next big thing’
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
HE turns to LeBron and Kobe for advice, trades texts with Shaq, is mentioned in the same breath as Magic and is widely expected be a millionaire no.1 NBA draft pick within a year. And did we mention he’s Australian? Introducing teenage basketball... Read more
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SportsFan
Simmons takes hoops hype in his strideMaking it onto the team bus in one piece after a high school game was an effort
Simmons takes hoops hype in his stride
SportsFan / Posted 13 days ago
Making it onto the team bus in one piece after a high school game was an effort for rising Australian basketball star Ben Simmons. The 19-year-old from Melbourne, who has been tipped as 2016's No.1 NBA draft pick and has returned to Australia for a... Read more
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The Advocate
Les Miles wouldn’t mind seeing Ben Simmons around the goal lineLike a lot of other people, LSU coach Les Miles can’t wait to see heralded fres
Les Miles wouldn’t mind seeing Ben Simmons around the goal line
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Like a lot of other people, LSU coach Les Miles can’t wait to see heralded freshman basketball player Ben Simmons in a purple and gold uniform. In a football uniform, that is, down on the goal line in Tiger Stadium. “If he’s interested in taking... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Les Miles talks football future for LSU hoops phenom Ben SimmonsLSU head football coach Les Miles is certainly well known known for saying his
Les Miles talks football future for LSU hoops phenom Ben Simmons
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
LSU head football coach Les Miles is certainly well known known for saying his share of wacky and entertaining things. That definitely continued Thursday morning when asked about LSU basketball phenom Ben Simmons. Miles praised the highly heralded... Read more
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CBS Sports
Les Miles says Ben Simmons can score TDs for LSU's football teamBen Simmons has a spot on LSU's football team, if he wants it. (USATSI) Ben Si
Les Miles says Ben Simmons can score TDs for LSU's football team
CBS Sports / Posted 14 days ago
Ben Simmons has a spot on LSU's football team, if he wants it. (USATSI) Ben Simmons, the No. 1 player in the Class of 2015, has brought a buzz to LSU basketball not seen in decades. Simmons' commitment is so unique -- Tigers coach Johnny Jones said... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Les Miles talks football future for LSU hoops phenom Ben SimmonsLSU head football coach Les Miles is certainly well known known for saying his
Les Miles talks football future for LSU hoops phenom Ben Simmons
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 14 days ago
LSU head football coach Les Miles is certainly well known known for saying his share of wacky and entertaining things. That definitely continued Thursday morning when asked about LSU basketball phenom Ben Simmons. Miles praised the highly heralded... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Mother charged in death of toddlerMONTH’S 7TH HOMICIDE 6-month-old boy’s skull fractured A Toledo mother was ar
Mother charged in death of toddler
The Toledo Blade / Posted 14 days ago
MONTH’S 7TH HOMICIDE 6-month-old boy’s skull fractured A Toledo mother was arrested and charged Wednesday with aggravated murder in the death of her 6-month-old son, police said. Carsyn Cannon suffered serious... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
SB traffic slowed on I-75 after semi crashes through barrierForecast: Dry and upper 70s this afternoonForecast: Dry and upper 70s this afte
SB traffic slowed on I-75 after semi crashes through barrier
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 15 days ago
Forecast: Dry and upper 70s this afternoonForecast: Dry and upper 70s this afternoon The forecast is spectacular the next few afternoons with low humidity levels and light breezes. The next chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms will be... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Cast of MEMPHIS gives preview of show in AdrianTwo 19-year-olds killed in north Toledo shootingTwo 19-year-olds killed in nort
Cast of MEMPHIS gives preview of show in Adrian
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 15 days ago
Two 19-year-olds killed in north Toledo shootingTwo 19-year-olds killed in north Toledo shooting The shooting happened at the intersection of Dewey and West Sylvania just before 4 a.m. We're told the victims were sitting in a car in an alley when... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Police identify suspect in Monday fatal stabbingPublished: Wednesday, 8/12/2015 - Updated: 1 minute ago BLADE STAFF Toledo
Police identify suspect in Monday fatal stabbing
The Toledo Blade / Posted 15 days ago
Published: Wednesday, 8/12/2015 - Updated: 1 minute ago BLADE STAFF Toledo police identified today the 16-year-old suspect they said killed another teenager this week. Police issued a homicide... Read more
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