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Per BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Cameron Thomas led LSU with 27 points and three Tigers tallied double doubles, as the Tigers defeated St. Bonaventure, 76-61, in the first round of the 2021 NCAA Tournament on Saturday afternoon at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall on the Indiana University campus.

LSU reserve forward Aundre Hyatt had a career afternoon, scoring 13 points with 10 rebounds, while forwards Darius Days (13 points, 11 rebounds) and Trendon Watford (11 points, 11 rebounds) each completed double doubles. Despite a cold start offensively, the Tigers dominated the boards (49-30) to build a nine-point halftime lead and pull away in the second half.

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LSU will face the winner of No. 1 Michigan vs. No. 16 Texas Southern.

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This team can beat Michigan. Geaux Tigers.
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LSU brought the D
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Someone needs to check on Dick Vitale. He might pop a blood vessel
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Take that Dickie V!!!!
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Dude's undoubtedly a douche, but Dick Vitale picked LSU to win on twitter.
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Great team win! They played great defense and Hyatt was the difference maker on both sides of the court!
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