Harris: LSU men's basketball team near bottom of SEC pileup _lowres

LSU's Johnny O'Bryant III (2) has his shot challenged by Kentucky's Willie Cauley-Stein (15) and Andrew Harrison (5) during the overtime of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won 77-76. (AP Photo/James Crisp)

After tearing through the final pages of a tattered steno notepad and wearing out a Bic pen, I made sense of the pileup for fourth place in the SEC standings. LSU (16-10), which is locked in with seven other squads at 7-7 in league play, would sit as the No. 9 seed if the SEC tournament opened up today in Atlanta.