SEC basketball at the halfway point: Who’s in good shape (Texas A&M), who has work to do (LSU) and everything else you need to know _lowres

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU forward Ben Simmons (25) stands near the baseline against Arkansas, Saturday, January 16, 2016, at LSU's PMAC in Baton Rouge.


The LSU men's basketball team hosts Georgia at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

Taking another step in the right direction against Georgia is crucial for LSU (12-7, 5-2) considering the Tigers have a huge home date with No. 1-ranked Oklahoma looming Saturday in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.

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