Cole Aldrich re-signs with New York Knicks

Former Kansas center Cole Aldrich re-signed with the New York Knicks on Friday. Terms of his contract were not disclosed.

Aldrich, who played a career-high 46 games for the Knicks last season, was a member of the 2008 National Championship team at Kansas. Following his junior year, Aldrich was drafted 11th overall by the Oklahoma City Thunder.

New York was the fourth NBA destination for the former Jayhawk in his four years in the League. Aldrich was included in the October 2012 trade James Harden trade from the Thunder to the Houston Rockets. In February 2013, Aldrich was included in a trade to the Sacramento Kings that sent Thomas Robinson to the Rockets.

Aldrich signed with the Knicks in September 2013. In his first career NBA start, he scored his first double-double (12 points, 10 rebounds) on March 12, 2014.

Last year, Aldrich averaged 2.0 points and 2.8 rebounds in 46 games for the Knicks.

Among other former Jayhawks, Aldrich is playing in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.