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LSU suspends coach Will Wade in light of potential recruiting violations

LSU suspends coach Will Wade in light of potential recruiting violations
Published On: Fri, Mar 08
Dec 14, 2013; Stanford, CA, USA; Stanford cardinal guard Wade Morgan (20) passes off in front of UC Davis Aggies guard Avery Johnson (20) in the second half of their NCAA basketball game at Maples Pavilion. Mandatory Credit: Lance Iversen-USA TODAY Sports. Stanford won 83-56.

The LSU Tigers have been one of college basketballa€™s best stories this season, but the school is now being marred by scandal.

On Thursday,A a Yahoo Sports reportA revealed that coach Will Wade was caught on tape by the FBI in a phone conversation with would-be agent Christian Dawkins discussing an a€œoffera€ made to a recruit. While ita€™s not explicitly stated on the tape, Wade appeared to be referring to current LSU freshman Javonte Smart.

The school wasted no time responding, and on Friday, it was announced that Wade would be suspended indefinitely.

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