Wayde Sims was killed in a shooting early Friday morning near the campus of Southern University.

Sims was entering his junior season at LSU.

Sims averaged 5.6 points and 2.6 rebounds per game this past season with 10 starts in 32 games.

Wayde Sims' father, Wayne, also played forward on the LSU basketball team coach Dale Brown from 1987-91.