Emoni Bates, who played high school basketball in Michigan, was once considered by many a can’t miss prospect who would someday be the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA Draft.
Well, fast forward to the present and there is a chance that Bates may leave Memphis.
According to a report from Jake Fischer, Bates will not play in Memphis’ game at Cincinnati on Thursday and his future with the program has suddenly come into question.
Sources: Emoni Bates will not play in Memphis' game at Cincinnati on Thursday, as his future with the program has suddenly come into question. Bates has been projected as a 2023 NBA Draft prospect and had previous contact with OTE and overseas opportunities.
— Jake Fischer (@JakeLFischer) February 2, 2022