Elite five-star point guard Ja'Vonte Smart from Baton Rouge, LA announced his top six schools on Tuesday and included LSU in the group.

His top schools are Kentucky, LSU, Florida State, UCLA, Oklahoma State, and Kansas.

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The 6-4, 185-pound prospect from Scotlandville Magnet in Baton Rouge is rated the No. 3 point guard in the country and the No. 1 overall player from the state of Louisiana for the class of 2018, according to the 247Sports Composite rankings.

Here are some highlights from his junior season:

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timlan205781 months
Ja'Vonte has the chance to be LSU basketball's Kevin Faulk. I hope that is his perspective.
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Cjscore81 months
His nose must itch after every shot. Hopefully LSU can get him.
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Big Sway81 months
I think we have a real basketball coach, finally!
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tigerpawl81 months
I got a good feeling about LSU basketball. I think this coach was a terrific hire. That is all.
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LaBR481 months
Frick Kentucky,pick LSU
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saint tiger22581 months
Staying home and playing for Wade would be the smart move.
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olgoi khorkhoi81 months
and he apparently knows sign language
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beantown81 months
I did not understand so I had to watch the video. Was not disappointed lol
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Tiger Nation 8481 months
Go get him Wade!
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Spelt it rong81 months
Boy is cold and would be an enormous get. Not sure why he thinks otherwise, but we can all see him even though his gestures don't suggest that.
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Solo Cam81 months
Gonna be UK or LSU
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