Former Baylor Player, Stricken By Illness, Returns To BasketballFormer Baylor standout Isaiah Austin has arrived in Serbia after being cleared to play basketball again, 2½ years after he was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome during a physical before the NBA draft.
Former Baylor Basketball Standout Joins Marfan Foundation A college basketball standout whose NBA dreams ended because of a rare disease is a new spokesman for the Marfan Foundation.
NBA Recognizes Baylors’ Isaiah Austin By Selecting Him In DraftBetween the 15th and 16th picks in Thursday night's draft came a very special NBA selection. Commissioner Adam Silver announced that the NBA would let Isaiah Austin fulfill the dream of every young player, making him a ceremonial pick.
Baylor Player Hopeful Despite Shattered NBA DreamA star college basketball player is refocusing his dreams for the future, after a startling medical diagnosis.
Heart Issue Derails Isaiah Austin's NBA BidIsaiah Austin's attempt to play in the NBA despite his partial blindness has ended because of a rare genetic disorder that affects his heart.
Baylor's Isaiah Austin Entering NBA DraftBaylor sophomore center Isaiah Austin has decided to forgo the remainder of his collegiate eligibility to enter the NBA draft.
Blind Eye No Excuse For Baylor's Isaiah AustinMultiple operations couldn't fix the detached retina and save his vision after a previous injury was aggravated doing a routine dunk before a middle school game.
5 DFW Players Named To McDonald's All-American TeamsOn the boys' team, shooting guard Marcus Smart of Flower Mound Marcus and Isaiah Austin of Arlington Grace Prep will play for the West squad on March 28.