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Talented four-star shooting forward Mwani Wilkinson officially signed with LSU on Wednesday morning. Per

BATON ROUGE – LSU Basketball added its first national letter-of-intent signee on Wednesday when the papers of four-star forward Mwani Wilkinson were received and approved by the LSU Athletics Department.

Wilkinson is a 6-6 forward from Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was ranked No. 86 by ESPN in the ESPN 100 for the Class of 2020 and the No. 19 small forward in the country according to

He averaged 19 points, 10 rebounds, four blocks, two assists and two steals as a senior.

"We are excited to have Mwani Wilkinson join us from Las Vegas as he returns to his Louisiana roots as part of our LSU Basketball program," said LSU Coach Will Wade. "He is a blue-collar player with a tremendous amount of athleticism who can rebound on both ends of the floor. He has elite versatility on defense to go with his developing offensive skills. Mwani is a very hard worker whom every time I've seen him gets better."
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brewdrees46 months
Shooting forward?
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CelticDog46 months
a defender/rebounder. offense not so much. thus sayeth the above story.
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GeauxsomeMeaux46 months
“Strong” forward!
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Strannix46 months
Strong arse recruit
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LSUDAN146 months
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