MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - The Memphis Grizzlies, wanting to add
depth at guard, have selected Josh Selby out of Kansas with the
49th pick in Thursday night's NBA draft - their only pick of the
Selby, a 6-foot-2, 183-pound scorer was a touted recruit out of
high school when he averaged 32 points and seven assists for Lake
Clifton High in Baltimore in 2009-10. But he fell down in the draft
with a poor freshman season at Kansas, where he was suspended for
the first nine games by the NCAA for accepting impermissible
benefits in high school.
In addition to the suspension, Selby was hampered in the latter
part of the season with a stress fracture to his foot.
He finished his only season at Kansas averaging 7.9 and 2.2