Archive for Monday, April 23, 2012

Basketball recruit Tony Parker picks UCLA; KU in running for Xavier point guard Mark Lyons

April 23, 2012


Tony Parker, 6-foot-9, 250-pound center from Lithonia, Ga., picked UCLA during a ceremony at his high school Monday afternoon.

Parker, ranked No. 27 in the class of 2012 by, picked UCLA over Duke, Georgia, Kansas, Ohio State and Memphis.

Meanwhile, KU is in the running for former Xavier point guard Mark Lyons, reports. He will graduate this spring and be immediately eligible as a senior next season. Arizona and Kentucky are also on Lyons' list of schools.


KEITHMILES05 5 years, 12 months ago

Lyons was involved in the huge melee with Cincy and Xavier and suspended for his conduct. His conduct the entire game and post game was a disgrace and that alone should preclude him putting on a Jayhawk uniform.

jayhawker89 5 years, 12 months ago

I take it KEITHMILES05 has never made a bad choice in the heat of the moment. And what about the twins throwing elbows all over the place. It's basketball it gets chippy. I would like to have him.

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