– Due to a positive COVID-19 test this morning within the Kansas men’s basketball team, the Jayhawks have withdrawn from the 2021 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Championship. Kansas will remain in Kansas City in preparation for the NCAA Tournament following the health and safety protocols set by Kansas Team Health.
Is KU basketball in trouble?
KU is charged with five Level I violations (the most serious) stemming from the FBI basketball scandal that emerged in September 2017. The NCAA called the violations “egregious” and “severe.” The NCAA says Self is responsible for violation of the coach responsibility bylaw.
Is Kansas basketball being investigated?
In a news release, the NCAA revealed that decisions in all six cases, including the one tied to the University of Kansas men’s basketball program, are expected in the next 12 months. … The five-person IARP panel ruling on KU’s case has the authority to investigate as much of the case as needed to make a ruling.
Why is Garrett not playing for KU tonight?
was out due to his leg injury, which will keep the UK forward sidelined 2-3 more weeks. Now, Kansas is getting a late scratch in the form of point guard Marcus Garrett, who will miss tonight’s contest with an illness that is NOT related to COVID-19, according to head coach Bill Self.
Is Bill Self still the coach at Kansas?
Self’s teams at Kansas are also consistently ranked. As of March 7, 2020, Kansas has only played 38 of his 610 games as head coach unranked.
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Is LSU basketball still under investigation?
Sources: FBI Visits Baton Rouge as Will Wade, LSU Investigation Remains Active. Although there have been no public developments for some time, the federal investigation of LSU men’s basketball and coach Will Wade remains active, multiple sources told Sports Illustrated this week.
What are the allegations against Kansas basketball?
The Kansas program has been accused of multiple Level 1 violations and charges of lack of institutional control and head coach responsibility. All of the allegations carry potentially severe punishments if the ruling goes against the program.
Is KU basketball on probation?
And despite a flurry of wild rumors, KU’s athletic competition will not be altered in any way during the year the school will be on probation for alleged recruiting violations. This means simply that KU will NOT be barred from contests in any sport or NCAA-sanctioned tournaments, if it should qualify for the latter.
Is Marcus Garrett sick?
Self said that Garrett started feeling ill Friday, the day of the Saint Joseph’s game, and he was tested for COVID-19 the next day. He was tested again before the game against UK on Tuesday, and Self said that both of those tests — which he said were PCR tests — came back negative.