The most hyped player in the deep and loaded freshman class might be Kansas wing Josh Jackson, who entered college as the No. 1 recruit in the RSCI. UAB got a personal introduction to how good Jackson can be on Monday night, when he went off for 22 points in a blowout win for the Jayhawks.
Like Andrew Wiggins before him, Jackson chose Kansas for his layover year before becoming a top NBA draft pick, but Jayhawks fans are still glad to have him. Especially these two guys:
Jackson had multiple rim-rocking dunks in this game, but only this one ascended Kansas fans to a higher plane of existence. We’re going to enjoy his one year in college ball.