A look at possible LSU candidates 

April, 6, 2012
Shaka SmartJed Jacobsohn/Getty ImagesShaka Smart will surely bring energy as host of a rally for President Barack Obama on Saturday.

Now that we've reported that LSU's Trent Johnson is leaving for TCU, it's time to look at possible replacements.

We've broken it into three categories: LSU/region connected guys, Duke-connected guys (LSU athletic director Joe Alleva was the AD at Duke before coming to Baton Rouge) and go-for-broke national candidates (don't rule these out. Remember, women's coach Nikki Caldwell was not somebody with LSU ties and was a hot name in her sport).
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