03/19/14 11:03 am EST
Those who are predicting the early demise of the Kansas Jayhawks in the NCAA tournament because of center Joel Embiid’s injury may want to rethink their bracket selections. As the saying goes, “Man down, next man up.”
The man who now has to shoulder an even heavier load for Bill Self’s team during March Madness is freshman sensation and scoring machine Andrew Wiggins, who as my colleague Michael Kaskey-Blomain explained yesterday (Via ESPN.com’s Chad Ford) is a propsect that the 76ers front office holds in high regard.
And for those of you have been living under the Ben Franklin Bride recently — Wiggins has been simply unstoppable in the month of March.