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KJ Adams Jr. - Men's Basketball - Kansas Jayhawks

KJ Adams Jr.

Position Forward
Height 6'7"
Weight 220 lbs.
Class Freshman
Hometown Austin, Texas
High School Westlake HS

Adams is a four-star recruit from Westlake High School in Austin, Texas. In 2020-21, Adams guided Westlake to a 30-2 record and a state runner-up finish. He averaged 25.0 points, 7.5 rebounds and 4.1 assists his senior season earning 6A all-state honors. Westlake is coached by Robert Lucero.

Following the 2020-21 season, Adams won the American Family Insurance Slam Dunk Championship in conjunction with the 2021 Final Four on CBS.

As a junior, Adams averaged 22.6 points, 6.7 rebounds and 3.5 assists and shot 61.3 percent from the field for the Chaparrals. Westlake went 33-2 in 2019-20, including 16-0 in district play.

Adams is ranked No. 45 by ESPN 100.