Tag Archives: Isaiah Austin

  • NBA 2K15 Includes Baylor’s Isaiah Austin as a Playable Character (Video)

    NBA 2K15 Includes Baylor’s Isaiah Austin as a Playable Character (Video)

    The Isaiah Austin story is both sad and heartwarming. For those who haven’t already heard it, the Baylor standout had to cut his basketball career woefully short due to a medical condition that wasn’t discovered until a routine physical at the NBA draft combine in May. Isaiah Austin suffers from Marfan Syndrome, which affects the […]

  • NBA Makes Former Baylor Star Isaiah Austin Honorary Draft Pick (Video)

    NBA Makes Former Baylor Star Isaiah Austin Honorary Draft Pick (Video)

    When former Baylor basketball star Isaiah Austin announced that he had been diagnosed with Marfan Syndrome and that he would retire from competitive basketball, there wasn’t a single basketball player, coach, executive, or fan who didn’t feel for the kid. Two weeks ago he was on top of the world, destined to live his dream of […]