LSU's O'Bryant III will return for his junior season

Johnny O'Bryant III (Source:
Johnny O'Bryant III (Source:

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU forward Johnny O'Bryant III announced Tuesday that he will return for his junior season.

The 6'9, 256 pound forward from Cleveland, MS averaged just under 14 points and nine rebounds a game this season. O'Bryant also had 15 double doubles this year, second in the SEC.

In his freshman season O'Bryant average 8.5 points a game and 6.7 rebounds.

After his sophomore campaign O'Bryant was named to the coaches All-SEC first team and second team AP All-SEC Basketball Team.

O'Bryant III was the first Tiger named to the first team All-SEC since Tasmin Mitchell and Marcus Thornton did it in 2009.

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