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LSU head coach Johnny Jones confirmed the hire of John Treloar as assistant coach on Wednesday afternoon. Per

“We are excited about the addition of John Treloar to our staff at LSU,” said Coach Jones. “His experience both on the professional and college level will be of great value to our program. We look forward to his arrival on July 1 as we embark on preparations for the 2015-16 season.”
Original: is reporting that LSU is set to hire John Treloar as an assistant coach.

Trelor, who once served as an assistant at LSU from 2004-2008 under former coach John Brady, will replace Eric Musselman who departed Baton Rouge to become the head coach at Nevada on March 26th.

Though there is nothing official yet, and LSU coach Johnny Jones did not return a message seeking comment, three sources independently confirmed Wednesday that Jones is poised to hire Treloar to fill the void on Jones' coaching staff left when Eric Musselman departed to take the head-coaching spot at Nevada.
Trelor, a native of Clinton, Miss., was the head coach of the Erie Bay Hawks from 2008-2010 in the NBDL after leaving LSU in 2008. He has served as Director of Player Personnel for the Phoenix Suns from 2008-2015.

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Johnny Jones, Charlie, Leonard, David, Patrick and John Treloar- that's an awful lot of first names
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From all accounts, it sounds like a great hire.
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