Defensive Player of the Year in the Big 12 in 2020 Marcus Garrett is a rising college basketball star in the United States. Marcus Garrett was a member of the Kansas Jayhawks men’s basketball team that competed in the Big 12 Conference. Marcus is in his senior year of basketball and is expected to be drafted in the 2021 NBA draft.
Marcus Garrett was born in Dallas, Texas November 9, 1998. He is the only child of Latania Garrett and her husband. Marcus hasn’t said anything about his parents or childhood. Marcus graduated from Skyline High School and then went to the University of Kansas. He is currently 23 years old.
Garrett is six feet five inches tall and weighs 93 kilograms when it comes to physical appearance (205 lb). Marcus started playing basketball when he was four years old. He grew up listening to basketball, soccer, and baseball. Marcus was more interested in football than any other sport. However, after breaking his right leg in sixth grade, he was forced to retire from the sport. Garrett began training with his uncle and finished his senior season with 17.3 points, 10.4 rebounds, 9.1 assists, 3.1 steals and 2.9 blocks per game.
Marcus was a consensus four-star recruit and one of the top Texas contenders in the class of 2017 after being named Texas Gatorade Player of the Year in his senior year. Several colleges offered him scholarships, but he chose to play for the University of Kansas.
Garrett had a freshman year in which he averaged 4.1 points, 3.4 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 19.2 minutes per game. He made a name for himself as a defensive specialist for the Jayhawks, but he never developed into a three-pointer. Marcus missed six games in February 2019 due to a high ankle sprain the following season. After 7.3 points, 4.2 assists and 1.4 steals per game, the basketball player was named to the Big 12 All-Defensive Team.
Marcus, a Dallas native, averaged 9.2 points, 4.7 assists, 4.5 rebounds and 1.8 steals per game in 31 games. Garrett posted a career high on February 15, 2020 with 24 points. Garrett was voted the April 2021 Naismith Defensive Player of the Year Award winner. Many pundits are watching him, as are MJ Walker and a few others. for the upcoming NBA draft in 2021.
Marcus is also at the beginning of his professional career. He has been active in keeping his business career out of the limelight. Due to his successful career, the basketball player lives a luxurious lifestyle. Garrett would almost certainly secure a multi-million dollar deal if he entered the upcoming NBA draft alongside Sharife Cooper in 2021. Marcus appears to own many vehicles including a Mercedes Benz based on his tweets.
Marcus is a frequent user of social media. He continues to post photos and videos on his Instagram account. Garrett seems to be singles as of early 2021, based on his social media messages. He is very worried about his future and spends most of his time studying and spending time with his family.
body measurement and social media
Marcus Garrett stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches and weighs about 88 kg. He has beautiful black hair with two sparkling black eyes. Apart from that, there is no information about his other body measurements.
He is also active on social media such as Instagram and Twitter. He has gained more than 42.7k followers Instagram under the username @marcus0. Going by the username @ImMarcusGarrett, he has even garnered more than 14.4k followers on Twitter.