BATON ROUGE, La. — LSU basketball player Wayde Sims has died after he was shot early Friday near the campus of another school in Baton Rouge.
Sims, 20, was shot around 12:25 a.m., Baton Rouge police said in a news release.
He was taken to a hospital and died from his wounds, Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. said.
The shooting happened at a restaurant across from Southern’s A.W. Mumford Stadium, The Advocate reported.