January 12, 2019
Baylor guard Jared Butler (12) shoots over Kansas guard Ochai Agbaji (30) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, in Waco, Texas.
Replacing a 7-foot, three-year starter with a fresh-out-of-his redshirt 6-5 guard in the middle of a season isn’t a tradeoff any college basketball coach would seek out. Not even Kansas mastermind Bill Self. No one could have guessed Ochai Agbaji would be so ready to step into KU’s rotation. By Benton Smith