South Carolina coach Dawn Staley says center Alaina Coates' status is uncertain heading into the final regular-season game against No. 22 Kentucky on Sunday. Coates missed the Gamecocks' 80-64 win at Texas A&M on Thursday night with a sprained right ankle. Coates, a 6-foot-4 senior, leads the Southeastern Conference with 11.2 rebounds.
February 24, 2017
Florida center John Egbunu will miss the remainder of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee at Auburn. Egbunu, a 6-foot-11 redshirt junior from Nigeria, injured his knee in the first half of No. 15 Florida's seventh straight victory Tuesday night. Florida says his recovery time is projected at 10 to 12 months
February 15, 2017
Oklahoma point guard Jordan Woodard is out for the season with a torn ACL in his right knee, effectively ending his college career. Woodard injured the knee during the second half of the Sooner's 80-64 loss at Iowa State. The school announced Woodard's status Sunday in a news release after he underwent tests and evaluations. The 6-foot senior started every game his first three years at Oklahoma, including the Sooners' national semifinal against Villanova last season. He was Oklahoma's leading scorer this season with 14.6 points per game. Woodard ranks 14th in school history with 1,440 points, fourth in assists, fifth in made free throws, seventh in steals, eighth in free throw percentage and eighth in minutes played. The release said Woodard is expected to graduate in the spring.
February 12, 2017
BYU point guard L.J. Rose is scheduled to have surgery Friday to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee. The school said a timeline for his return will be decided after the surgery. Rose has started all 25 games in his first year with the Cougars after transferring from Houston. He leads the team with 4.5 assists per game to go along with 5.5 points and 4.6 rebounds.
February 8, 2017
New Mexico forward Tim Williams is out indefinitely with a left foot injury. Williams has a stress reaction in his foot and is not sure how long he will be out. The senior is New Mexico's second-leading scorer at 17.9 points per game on 58 percent shooting and averaged 7.0 rebounds.
January 31, 2017
Louisville guard Tony Hicks will miss six to eight weeks after breaking his right hand, the second significant backcourt injury the No. 13 Cardinals have suffered in the past two weeks. Junior point guard Quentin Snider has missed Louisville's last three games with a hip injury that created a bigger role for Hicks, a graduate transfer. He broke the fourth metacarpal while fighting for a loose ball in the first half of the Cardinals' 106-51 rout at Pittsburgh on Tuesday night but finished the game with his fingers taped together. An examination on Wednesday revealed the fracture. Hicks had 10 points and 4 assists in his first start for Louisville (17-4, 5-3 Atlantic Coast Conference). That effort followed his season-high 16 points scored Saturday at No. 6 Florida State.
January 25, 2017
Indiana Hoosiers forward OG Anunoby will undergo surgery on his right knee and will miss the rest of the season. The 6-foot-8, 235-pound sophomore was injured late in the first half of the Hoosiers' victory at Penn State on Wednesday while battling for an offensive rebound.
January 20, 2017
Florida quarterback Luke Del Rio will miss spring practice following shoulder surgery. The Gators announced Thursday that Del Rio had surgery on his left, non-throwing shoulder Wednesday, which could clear the way for Feleipe Franks andKyle Trask to take over the starting job in 2017. Franks and Trask, both freshmen, had been expected to compete with Del Rio for the position. Del Rio was 5-1 as Florida's starter this past season. He completed 56.7 percent of his passes for 1,358 yards, with eight touchdowns and eight interceptions. Del Rio sprained his left knee in the third week of the season, missed two games and then returned for three starts before injuring his shoulder and giving way to Austin Appleby down the stretch.
January 19, 2017
Louisville guard Quentin Snider will miss 2-3 weeks with an injured hip, leaving the No. 12 Cardinals without their assists leader and No. 2 scorer.
January 16, 2017
East Carolina says basketball coach Jeff Lebo will have hip surgery and be out indefinitely
January 13, 2017