VCU ruins Wade return, tops Tigers 84-82

BATON ROUGE , LOUISIANA - FEBRUARY 26: Head coach Will Wade of the LSU Tigers looks on as his team takes on the Texas A&M Aggies at Pete Maravich Assembly Center on February 26, 2019 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

LSU head coach Will Wade said his team’s game at VCU would be a big test.

He was right. The fired up Rams defeated Wade’s Tigers 84-82, as Wade returned to his previous coaching stop Tuesday night in Richmond.

LSU erased a 12 point VCU halftime lead, but came up short.

Skylar Mays had 23 points for LSU. He also added eight rebounds, and three assists.

Marcus Santos-Silva had 17 points, 11 rebounds, 4 steals, and 2 blocks for VCU.

LSU fell to 1-1.

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