June 8, 2022
Forward MJ Rice waits for play to resume during the team scrimmage at the annual Bill Self Basketball Camp on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at Allen Fieldhouse.
Years from now, when Kansas basketball fans look back at the night Ochai Agbaji and Christian Braun were drafted into the NBA, they may remember June 23, 2022 as the start of KU’s next memorable draft run. By Matt Tait
For months after he committed to Kansas, many questioned whether five-star prospect MJ Rice would actually wind up wearing a KU uniform or if he’d skip college altogether and jump straight to the pro level. The answer to that question came emphatically on Wednesday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse, where Rice competed for the first time as an official member of the 2022-23 Kansas basketball team. By Matt Tait