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Former LSU coach John Brady, right, will represent the school as its SEC Basketball Legend during the league's tournament next month in St. Louis. Brady, who led LSU to the 2006 Final Four, now serves on the LSU Sports Radio Network's broadcasts of Tigers games along with play-by-play man Chris Blair, left.

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK

Former LSU basketball coach John Brady will be the guest speaker for the first Will Wade Tipoff Luncheon of 2018 on Tuesday at the L'Auberge Hotel and Casino.

The monthly luncheons, which are held in the Bon Temps Buffet at the back of the casino area, are open to the public.

Lunch, which costs $14.95 per person, begins at 11:30 a.m. with the program scheduled to start around 12:10 p.m.

Wade and Brady, who coached the 2006 LSU team to the Final Four and is in his first season as analyst for men's basketball on the LSU Sport Network, will review the Tigers' 71-61 win over Memphis and preview the Southeastern Conference opener against Kentucky on Wednesday night.

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