Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Pac-12 injury update
By ESPN.com staff
Some quick injury notes from reports this week.
Arizona: WR Juron Criner is questionable after getting an appendectomy last week. OG Trace Biskin (knee) has returned to practice and could start against Stanford.
Arizona State: Right tackle Aderious Simmons (ankle) is doubtful at Illinois. Backup DE Davon Coleman (ankle) is questionable.
Colorado: Both OTs are hurting. RT Jack Harris broke his leg against California and may be out for the season. LT David Bakhtiari is questionable for the Colorado State game with a sprained knee. Ryan Dannewitz, who replaced Bakhtiari was injured against Cal, also sprained his knee against Cal and is questionable.
California: Fullback Will Kapp (concussion) is expected to play against Presbyterian. WR Kaelin Clay won't play Saturday due to academic issues.
Oregon: LB Michael Clay (foot) is extremely day-to-day with a dash of doubtful, perhaps for multiple weeks. WR Josh Huff (ankle) is day-to-day with a smattering of doubtful. WR Justin Hoffman (concussion) is day-to-day with a dab of doubtful. RB Kenjon Barner (ankle) is day-to-day with a pinch of questionable (he dressed for practice Tuesday). Kicker Rob Beard (illness) is day-to-day with a glaze of probable.
Oregon State: OG Josh Andrews could miss the entire season with a knee injury -- MCL sprain and bone contusion -- but is definitely out at least four weeks. RB Malcolm Agnew (hamstring) is still sitting out but is expected to be ready for the UCLA game on Sept. 24. H-back Joe Halahuni (shoulder) also is expected be ready for the UCLA game. Receiver James Rodgers remains questionable for the UCLA game.
Stanford: No major reported issues.
UCLA: QB Kevin Prince (concussion, shoulder) is probable for the Texas game. LB Glenn Love (dislocated shoulder) also is expected to play. C Kai Maiava has returned from a suspension. K Kip Smith is nursing a hip flexor injury.
USC: OG Abe Markowitz (foot) is expected to be available though OG Martin Coleman (shoulder) may not. There will be a meeting this week between USC officials and the parents of DT Armond Armstead, who has yet to play because of an undisclosed medical condition -- the latest here.
Utah: No major reported issues.
Washington: Safety Nate Fellner (hamstring) is questionable for the Nebraska game.
Washington State: Center Andrew Roxas (ankle) is probable. DT Toni Pole (knee) is questionable.