Junior guard Ochai Agbaji is set to return to Kansas for his fourth season, after withdrawing from the NBA draft process.
Jayhawks in the NBA
The second round of the NBA playoffs concluded on Sunday, and two former Kansas men's basketball players played a crucial role in their respective team's series.
Former University of Kansas guard Ben McLemore will be joining the Los Angeles Lakers for the rest of the team's season, after being released from the Houston Rockets on Saturday.
Former KU basketball forward, Josh Jackson scored his season-high against the Washington Wizards on Thursday. Jackson currently plays for the Detroit Pistons.
Former Jayhawk center Joel Embiid is expected back to the Philadelphia 76ers lineup Saturday following a nine-game absence after hyperextending his knee in early March.
Former Kansas men's basketball player Devonte' Graham played well in the Hornets versus Suns game Sunday night, coming out with a season high 30-points.
Two former Kansas men's basketball players, Svi Mykhailiuk and Joel Embiid had NBA news over the weekend. Mykhailiuk got traded and Embiid was injured.
59 years ago, former KU basketball player and Philadelphia Warriors center Wilt Chamberlain set an NBA record by scoring 100 points against the New York Knicks.
Joel Embiid was selected as an NBA All-Star for the fourth straight season and he followed it up with a career-high game on Friday, scoring 50 points.