Kansas' Wayne Selden Dives into Crowd to Save Ball, Jayhawks Score on Play

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistJanuary 20, 2014

via ESPN.com

Hard work really does pay off.

In a showdown of Top 25 teams on Tuesday night, Kansas guard Wayne Selden made one of the plays of the day thanks to a great effort. 

The freshman jumped over the scorer's table and into the crowd in order to save a loose ball against Baylor. He was rewarded for his effort. The ball went right to teammate Joel Embiid, who turned it into two points. 

Here's a great look at the play courtesy of ESPN.com:

Selden's effort was so good that it deserves another look via ChrisVernonShow on Vine:

The Jayhawks faithful certainly appreciated the effort from the youngster.