Lawson curses Tubby Smith in social media video

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - KJ Lawson evidently didn't leave the Memphis basketball team on the best of terms.

Video showing the star player cursing current head coach Tubby Smith surfaced Thursday.

In the short video, Lawson can be heard saying, "...this is what we do when we leave Tubby. F*** Tubby."

Lawson also tweeted a rap lyric about two middle fingers the day he and his brother announced they were leaving Memphis.

Thursday night after the video surfaced, Lawson posted an apology to Twitter:

KJ and his brother Dedric announced earlier this week they were transferring to Kansas. They are two of several Tigers leaving the program.

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