Ben Simmons Could Join Shaquille O'Neal as 2nd LSU Player to Be Taken No. 1

Daily FactsBleacher ReportJune 22, 2016

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 11:  Ben Simmons #25 of the LSU Tigers dribbles the ball during the game against the Tennessee Volunteers during the quarterfinals of the SEC Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 11, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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Fact: If Ben Simmons is selected first overall, he will join Shaquille O'Neal as one of only two LSU players to be taken with the No. 1 pick of the NBA draft. It would also make LSU just the second SEC school to have multiple No. 1 picks. (The first was Kentucky, with Karl-Anthony Towns, Anthony Davis and John Wall.)

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