Texas forward Kai Jones was selected with the 19th pick by the New York Knicks in the 2021 NBA Draft. The Knicks have a proposed trade pending approval that would send him to the Charlotte Hornets.
Texas has made its desire to leave the Big 12 official, and the SEC is the target destination. The Scoop provides background on the move, plus visit plans for a four-star prospect and the latest news from Chris Beard's efforts on the recruiting trail.
Progress under Torre Becton on the strength and conditioning front, tidbits from Steve Sarkisian's presentation at the THSCA coaches school, more names for Texas' late July recruiting BBQ, and another target to know for Chris Beard's program.