Udoka Azubuike will be returning to the University of Kansas for his junior season.
The Sophomore center announced last month he was entering his name into the 2018 NBA Draft without hiring an agent.
Kansas coach Bill Self confirmed that Azubuike would be returning next season with the Lawrence Journal-World Wednesday afternoon.
In 2017-18, Azubuike posted seven 20-point games, including a career-high 26 points at in KU’s win at Nebraska on Dec. 16. He had six games of 10 or more rebounds, including a career-high 13 boards in Kansas’ victory at Texas on Dec. 29.