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In his weekly LSU basketball column, TSD's Ben Love examines what the red-hot Charles Carmouche has meant to the Tigers this season and how Johnny Jones' style of play is translating into the SEC.
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LSU briefly got to experience life with a winning SEC record. The Tigers won a closer game than it should have been Wednesday at home versus Arkansas, then dropped a tough game in a hostile gym at Missouri. LSU sits at 8-8 in conference with two games to go. If LSU can get one of the two, this season will be have been a success for first-year coach Johnny Jones.
It was 11 months ago that the college football offseason became really interesting thanks to motorcycle accident which ended up being the tip of the iceberg for an affair between an SEC coach and a much younger employee. Yesterday evening, thanks to Twitter, a silly rumor about LSU Tigers head coach Les Miles became a ‘story’ for about an hour or so. I follow thousands of people...
Twitter is a crazy place. Anyone can write anything, and if enough people retweet it, stories can spin out of control. The Les Miles resignation rumor seems to be the latest example.
Somehow, it began circulating that Les Miles had an affair with a student and that he’s scheduled for a press conference Monday morning to resign. Except that nobody actually reported it. The most...
Did you hear the one about LSU head football coach Les Miles resigning due for a bad Petrino-like affair with a student? And that he was resigning his HC job because of the story coming out? Well they're not true. Twitter ran amok with the story, but it was denied by LSU.
Talked to a source at LSU tonight.. there is no truth to that wild rumor.
— Bruce Feldman (@BFeldmanCBS...
LSU Football Coach Les Miles Had an Affair? May Step Down? What the —-?
Rumors LSU football coach Les Miles had an affair blew up on Twitter Saturday night sending bloggers to their laptops and fans to their knees praying that the unsubstantiated rumor was just that—only a rumor.
There's a rumor (with no evidence) going around that Les Miles had an affair...
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It wasn’t a very pleasant Sunday morning for Les Miles, as rumors surfaced of the LSU head coach being in an affair — with a student – that ultimately would lead him to stepping down from the university. Although Miles may not be aware of these rumors yet, he’s surely going to be getting some phone calls and texts about it at some point today.