BAYLOR - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BAYLOR News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NBA Draft notes: Pleasant Grove native C.J. Wilcox goes to Clippers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58121008-77/austin-nba-draft-wilcox.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58121008-77/austin-nba-draft-wilcox.html.csp">NBA Draft notes: Pleasant Grove native C.J. Wilcox goes to Clippers</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T23:22:51.687-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Los Angeles Clippers selected Washington guard and Pleasant Grove native C.J. Wilcox with the 28th overall pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday night. Wilcox, 23, averaged 18.3 points, 3.7 rebounds, and 2.5 assists last season as a senior with the Huskies. The 6-foot-5, 201-pound shooting guard was named Second-Team All-Pac-12 last season and is the school record-holder for most career 3-pointers. He made a school-record 90 3-pointers last year and shot 39.2 percent from 3-point range, second i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58121008@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 23:22:51 MDT Heart issue derails Baylor ex’s unlikely NBA bid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58100973-77/heart-austin-baylor-nba.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58100973-77/heart-austin-baylor-nba.html.csp">Heart issue derails Baylor ex’s unlikely NBA bid</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-22T22:47:07.91-06:00">Updated Jun 22, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Waco, Texas • Isaiah Austin’s attempt to play in the NBA despite his partial blindness has ended because of a rare genetic disorder that affects his heart. The former Baylor center, who left school early to enter this week’s NBA draft, has been diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, which affects the body’s connective tissue. Baylor made the announcement Sunday. The condition was discovered during a physical for the draft, which is Thursday. According to the Mayo Clinic, complications from Marfan syndr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581009732014-06-22T22:47:07.91-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-22T22:47:07.91-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58100973@www.sltrib.com Sun, 22 Jun 2014 22:47:07 MDT Genetic disorder ends career of Baylor’s Austin http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58100012-77/austin-baylor-disorder-career.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58100012-77/austin-baylor-disorder-career.html.csp">Genetic disorder ends career of Baylor’s Austin</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T16:37:12.09-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Waco, Texas • Baylor center Isaiah Austin has been forced to end his basketball career after being diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder. Austin was found to have Marfan syndrome, a disorder that affects the body’s connective tissue. Baylor coach Scott Drew said Sunday in a news release that the discovery means Austin will not be able to play in the NBA. The 7-foot-1 Austin averaged 12.1 points and 6.9 rebounds this season and announced in April that he would leave Baylor after his sophomore se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58100012@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:37:12 MDT