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Tasmin Mitchell's return was big for the Tigers

Head coach Trent Johnson has made it clear that when times are tough in 2009, the men's basketball team will turn to Tasmin Mitchell.

Those that follow LSU on the hardwood feel like they have known Tasmin Mitchell forever. Prior to being signed by John Brady for the 2005 season, Mitchell was selected as Mr. Basketball by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association after a dominant run at center during his four years at Denham Springs High. In his freshman season with the Tigers, Mitchell averaged over 34 minutes a game on a squad... Recommended Stories