Andrew Wiggins is doing a good job branding himself! He’s getting a lot of press and there is a lot of buzz surrounding the 18-year-old Kansas Jayhawks college basketball player. Wiggins is also gracing the cover of sports and fashion magazines left-to-right. He already been featured in GQ and covered Sports Illustrated. Now the 6-foot-8, 200-pound versatile forward is covering the latest issue of ESPN The Magazine.
Inside, Wiggins acknowledges that he is heading to the NBA next season. When asked what he’s enjoyed most since he arrived at Kansas, Wiggins said, “I would say just being able to enjoy my last year of school“. Most likely, he will enter the 2014 NBA Draft, be considered the favorite and selected the top pick.
As far as his goals for this season, Wiggins want to win another championship, “Win another championship, a national championship,” he said. “Follow in Anthony Bennett’s footsteps of going No. 1.”
So No. 1 is the plan, Wiggins was asked.
“Yeah, if that’s possible if I can, yeah,” he said.
Source: ESPN The Magazine
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