University of Kansas

December 10, 2013 4:10 PM

KU freshman Joel Embiid to start against Florida

Kansas freshman center Joel Embiid is expected to make his first career start Tuesday when the Jayhawks tip off against No. 19 Florida at 6 p.m. at the O’Connell Center. Embiid, a 7-foot native of Cameroon, is averaging 9.3 points and 6.6 rebounds while playing 19 minutes per game off the bench.

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