Position
Guard
Height
6'0
Weight
170 lbs.
Class
Sophomore
Hometown
Galliano, La.
Previous School
Georgia Tech
High School
South LaFourche HS

Chouest transferred from Georgia Tech a year ago and practiced with the LSU team a year ago….Prep star in Louisiana before going to Georgia Tech….Walking on to the LSU program for a second year….Helps the Tigers to have its strongest depth at guard in years.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2000-2001) — Transferred from Georgia Tech….not eligible to play, but did practice with the LSU team.

FRESHMAN SEASON (1999-2000) — Spent at Georgia Tech…Member of the basketball team, but did not participate in any games..

PRE-LSU — Played four years at South Lafourche High School in Galliano for coach Scott Bouzigard….Team won the 1998 State Championship and was the 1999 runner-up….Earned 1998 and 1999 All-State honors….MVP of the Sunkist Shootout….Top 28 All-Tournament….twice named All-Tournament in the D.C. Classic….Averaged 18 points over his four years at South LaFourche….All-time assists and steals leader and second in scoring and rebounding at South LaFourche.

PERSONAL — Born in New Orleans on Nov. 23, 1980….Righthanded….Parents are Gary and Carolyn Chouest….Four older members of the family, one sister, three brothers….Enjoys fishing and hunting….Major at LSU is general studies…..Said his Dad “helped his game the most.”…Favorite NBA player is John Stockton.

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