Jimmer Fredette is often compared to Pete Maravich. Almost 10,000 Google results worth of comparisons at this point, as a matter of fact. It's an easy reference point -- both are incredible scorers, ruthlessly creative, and Caucasian. This may be the only thing BYU has in common with LSU in sports or any other scope of reality, and Jimmer will not be spotted in this color scheme even on his hipsterest day, but it's a valid point.
However, Matt Howard has a claim to Pistol's throne all his own. Maravich was known for wearing his socks Dez Bryant, as does the Butler forward. Here's a video of Howard explaining his legwear, via The Dagger: