January 20, 2022
Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) tries to get past Orlando Magic's Franz Wagner (22) and Cole Anthony (50) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Eight former Kansas Jayhawks will have the opportunity to help their teams make a run at an NBA title this spring in the NBA playoffs. By Matt Tait
Former Kansas center Joel Embiid tied his career-high with 50 points in just 27 minutes on Wednesday night, leading a dominant third quarter that carried the Philadelphia 76ers to a 123-110 victory over the Orlando Magic.