Shavon Coleman


The LSU Tiger men's basketball team is back in action on Friday evening, when coach Johnny Jones' squad plays host to the Houston Baptist Huskies, in non-conference action at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge.

LSU was last in action on December 22, when they fell to Marquette, 84-80, to drop to 7-2 on the year, while Houston Baptist has also been idle since December 22, when they lost to Oregon, dropping to 4-7.

The Tigers are led by junior forward Shavon Coleman, who is averaging 14.4 points-per-game, while the Huskies are paced by senior forward Art Bernardi, who is averaging 14.3 points, and 5.5 rebounds a contest.

Tip-off time is scheduled for 7 o'clock.