Joel Embiid's out against TCU

Updated: February 14, 2014, 9:14 PM ET
By Jeff Goodman | ESPN.com

Kansas' Joel Embiid's will sit out Saturday's game against TCU, Jayhawks coach Bill Self said Friday.

Self said the 7-foot freshman, projected by some as the top pick in June's NBA draft if he elects to leave college, had an MRI on his back and would need to work out Friday in order to play Saturday.

"It didn't come back with anything major," Self said of the MRI. "He'll be back soon. It's not going to be long."

Self said Embiid is feeling better after missing practice ...

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