LAWRENCE, Kan. — Kansas ahead Silvio de Sousa is opting out of the upcoming school basketball season, doubtlessly ending what has been one of the vital controversial tenures of any participant to have joined coach Invoice Self’s blueblood program.
Self stated in a press release that de Sousa was opting out to “concentrate on issues in his private life.” Self added that it turned clear in current exercises that de Sousa was distracted, and after the 2 of them talked lately, “it was clear this was the most effective resolution for him and Kansas basketball to go away this system.”
De Sousa stated in a press release on social media that he’s not sure what route his profession will take him.
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— Silvio De Sousa ™ (@SilvioDeSousa5) October 16, 2020
De Sousa joined the Jayhawks halfway by way of the 2017-18 season and helped them to achieve the Ultimate 4. However he was compelled to take a seat out the subsequent season amid eligibility questions after his title surfaced within the FBI probe into school basketball corruption, then served a 12-game suspension final 12 months for his function in a brawl in opposition to Kansas State.