Andrew Wiggins has yet to play his first game of college basketball, but that hasn’t stopped the hype from building around him. Arguably the best prep star to graduate from high school since LeBron James, several media outlets have tabbed Wiggins as the national preseason player of the year. Now the Canadian prodigy graces the cover of Sports Illustrated.
It’s rare for a freshman to find himself on SI’s cover, but that’s just how promising this young man’s career is.
From Wilt Chamberlain, to Danny Manning, to Andrew Wiggins, the Jayhawks have landed three once-in-a-generation type players.
If the hard copy wasn’t enough for you, check out just how awesome SI’s iPad cover is: