Kansas will apparently be at full strength for Friday's Sweet 16 game. Here's the latest on the Jayhawks' status.
“It’s the healthiest, knock on wood, that we’ve been in a long time,” KU coach Bill Self said on Wednesday night.
Self has said that his star big man, Udoka Azubuike, will be full go for tomorrow night's game against Clemson. He had previously been limited by injury.
"Doke is full speed. Now his timing may not be great but his health is good,” Self said. “If we take him out, it’s probably because he picks up two silly fouls early, not because of any type of (injury) problems, unless something unforeseen happens moving forward. We are excited to have him out there full speed.”
Kansas' big man sprained his MCL earlier this month. He was limited during the conference tournament and the early part of the NCAA Tournament.
The 7-foot, 285-pound big man is averaging 13 points and nearly 7 rebounds a game for the Jayhawks.
He had 10 points and 7 rebounds in a second round win over Seton Hall.
Kansas and Clemson are set to tip off 7:07 p.m. E.T. on Friday night.
The game will be on CBS.