uw hoops

Badgers men's basketball: Ryan Evans leaves Thursday's practice with knee injury

2013-02-28T18:15:00Z Badgers men's basketball: Ryan Evans leaves Thursday's practice with knee injuryJIM POLZIN | Wisconsin State Journal | jpolzin@madison.com | 608-252-6473 madison.com

Senior forward Ryan Evans left the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team’s practice on Thursday night with a right knee injury.

The severity of the injury, which occurred before practice was open to the media, is unclear.

A team spokesman said that Evans is being evaluated by medical staff and is day-to-day.

Evans, who has started 64 consecutive games, leads the Badgers in rebounding (7.6) and is third in scoring (10.5).

He’s one of five seniors who will be honored before their final home game on Sunday when No. 17 UW (20-8, 11-4 Big Ten) hosts Purdue (13-15, 6-9) at noon at the Kohl Center.

Copyright 2015 madison.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

(2) Comments

  1. dianes0121
    Report Abuse
    dianes0121 - March 01, 2013 4:53 pm
    Jammon - You do realize this article was written around 7 last night, and the injury occurred last night? Unless the MJS can see the future I don't think they were much quicker at reporting this news.

  2. jammon
    Report Abuse
    jammon - March 01, 2013 7:11 am
    I see you folks read the Milwaukee paper this morning. WSJ = yesterday's J-S.
Add Comment
You must Login to comment.

Click here to get an account it's free and quick

Associated Press rankings

Featured businesses

Get weekly ads via e-mail

Vote!

Loading…

How far will the Badgers men's basketball team get this season?

View Results
Daily sports email alerts

Don't miss a moment of local high school athletics.


Don't miss a moment of UW athletics.