November 16, 2018
Kansas guard Marcus Garrett (0) defends against a pass from Louisiana forward JaKeenan Gant (23) during the first half, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 at Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas coach Bill Self hinted this week that he may be looking at tweaking his starting lineup ahead of Thursday’s 3 p.m. NCAA Tournament opener against No. 13 seed Northeastern at Vivint Smart Home Arena. But whether he switches things up or starts the same five he has for the past 11 games, Self can rest easy knowing he has a player on his roster named Marcus Garrett, who gives him maximum lineup flexibility, from the bench to pregame introductions and the backcourt to the paint. By Matt Tait