Are Odom and Leitao candidates? No one's saying

Dave Odom? Dave Leitao? The Virginia coaching search drags on.

Originally Published: April 6, 2005
By Andy Katz |
Previous Words: Monday | Tuesday

LSU coach John Brady is hopeful that SEC player of the year Brandon Bass will return for his junior season.

Brady told Wednesday that Bass isn't hearing his name high enough in the first round to warrant declaring for the NBA draft, but Brady's realistic enough to know that could change before the May 10 early-entry deadline.

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