KU Men’s Basketball

Kansas guard Marcus Garrett not selected in 2021 NBA draft

Former Kansas guard Marcus Garrett went undrafted in Thursday’s NBA draft, leaving the Dallas native in search of a free agent deal to kickstart his professional basketball career. The 6-foot-5 combo guard who was a three-year starter for Bill Self at Kansas had hoped to sneak into the back ...

SEC invites Oklahoma and Texas to join league — in 2025

Southeastern Conference university presidents voted Thursday to invite Texas and Oklahoma to the league and create a 16-team powerhouse on the field and at the bank. The latest step in move that has potential to help reshape college sports came two days after Texas and Oklahoma requested to ...

KU sophomore Dajuan Harris no longer headed to Spain for summer exhibition tour

Kansas point guard Dajuan Harris’ August exhibition trip to Spain has been called off after the U.S. State Department added the country to its “Do Not Travel” list over concerns about COVID-19. According to an email from Luke MacDougall, assistant director of operations and media ...

Big 12 accuses ESPN of trying to ‘destabilize’ conference

Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby accused ESPN of encouraging other conferences to pick apart the league so Texas and Oklahoma can move to the Southeastern Conference more quickly and without paying a massive buyout. “I have absolute certainty that they (ESPN) have been involved in ...

Former Jayhawk Marcus Garrett eager to find out NBA fate at Thursday’s draft

For former Kansas basketball standout Marcus Garrett, years of dreaming and imagining life as a professional basketball player have come down to a single night. Thursday night, when the 2021 NBA draft plays out in Brooklyn, N.Y., Garrett and a host of other NBA hopefuls will find out if they ...