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Smart takes in Kansas

Smart takes in Kansas

Marcus Smart and his Texas Assault teammates enjoyed a great deal of success at the Jayhawk Invitational in late April - their first action of the AAU season. During his time in Lawrence, Kan., the four-star shooting guard found time to stop by Allen Fieldhouse with his teammates for an unofficial visit to the University of Kansas - and came away impressed.

Most teams would expect a few bumps and bruises in the first game of the season, as players work out the kinks and learn to work as a unit once more. Not so for Texas Assault, an AAU powerhouse – at least not in 2011. Playing in their first tournament of the spring at the Jayhawk Invitational in Lawrence, Kan. during the final weekend in April, the Assault 17U squad advanced to the semi-finals... Recommended Stories

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