Louisiana State University Tigers star Angel Reese is one of the best players at the collegiate level and is putting up stunning numbers this season. She is the Tigers leading player in points, blocks, and rebounds, which has helped her team the entire season. However, her name has been linked to NBA YoungBoy, who is a rapper. This rumor didn’t last long as the star forward of the LSU Tigers was quick to shut down the rumors.
On March 23, 2023, a post was circulated by @raphousetv2 on Twitter, which claimed that the rapper was dating the basketball sensation. “NBA YoungBoy got HIMSELF a New Girlfriend who Goes To LSU & Plays Basketball.”
🤣😭😭🤣i’m not this man GF. please stop https://t.co/ugw60FxucJ
— Angel Reese (@Reese10Angel) March 23, 2023
However, soon after this was posted on Twitter, Reese had a look at the tweet. Nonetheless, Reese denied those claims and shut down the misinformation. “I’m not this man GF. Please stop,” claimed Reese while replying to the post on Twitter.
The LSU Tigers forward shut down the rumors. As things stand, Reese does not seem to be looking for a relationship and is focused on her college basketball. This season the forward is averaging 23.2 points, 15.7 assists, and 2.2 assists. Angel is 2nd and 5th in the league in the points and rebounds department respectively. Reese is expected as a top-5 in the 2024 Draft.
These Final Four teams absolutely 𝒔𝒍𝒂𝒑 🔥#MarchMadness pic.twitter.com/QB96YZLjX9
— NCAA March Madness (@MarchMadnessWBB) March 28, 2023
The LSU Tigers are in the final 4 against Virginia Tech Hokies in the NCAA women’s basketball tournament. They are favorites to win the national championship, however, they face a tough test against Virginia Tech.
What did NBA YoungBoy say about Angel Reese?
Since the rumors about the rapper dating a college basketball player, he has not yet responded to the rumors. NBA YoungBoy dated Floyd Mayweather’s daughter Yaya since 2019 and broke it off in 2022. However, NBA YoungBoy is now married to Jazlyn Mychelle Hayes. The two tied the knot on January 7, 2023. His wife Jazlyn took to Instagram to share a video of her wedding preparations.
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Nothing is going on between NBA youngBoy and Angel Reese, who are not linked with each other beyond the Twitter post. Both are focused on their lives and despite the rumors, in no way connected. There is a lot of misinformation spreading around on the internet, however, Reese has been quick to clear the rumors.