Kansas forward Billy Preston dribbles a ball at half court as his teammates get stretched prior to tipoff against TCU, Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018 at Schollmaier Arena.

Billy Preston signs with European professional team, ends KU career

After spending months trying to clear up his eligibility, Billy Preston signed a contract with BC Igokea of Bosnia and Herzegovina on Saturday, which will end his Kansas career without playing in a game.

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Blast from the past

"We want to bring more respect to this program. We're tired of being looked at as 'Oh, they're going to be a 6-6, 7-5 team and finish in the bottom of the Big 12.' We don't want that anymore. I think we're going to play like that every week."

— Former KU quarterback Todd Reesing following KU's 52-7 victory over Central Michigan that opened the magical 12-1 2007 season

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