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D.J. Bowles gets defibrillator

Updated: September 15, 2013, 1:44 PM ET
By Myron Medcalf | ESPN.com

Days after collapsing in practice, Wichita State freshman guard D.J. Bowles underwent surgery at the Mayo Clinic on Thursday to have an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) installed, coach Gregg Marshall announced in a statement Friday.

The school did not specify a diagnosis.

"This young man has spent his whole life trying to become a basketball player, and he is a really good player," Marshall said in the statement. "More importantly, he's a super nice kid from a great ...

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