Tuesday, July 15, 2008
Report: Gonzaga forward Daye has partially torn ACL
SPOKANE, Wash. -- Gonzaga forward Austin Daye didn't come
out as well as he thought from a hard fall last week.
Daye went down in a tangle of bodies last Tuesday at the LeBron
James Skills Academy in Akron, Ohio. At first he was thought to
have injured a tendon in the hamstring of his right leg.
Instead, the Spokesman-Review of Spokane reports that an MRI has
shown the 6-foot-10 sophomore from Irvine, Calif., has a partially
torn anterior cruciate ligament in his knee.
Daye now expects to undergo surgery in three or four days.
Last year, in his freshman season, he averaged 10.5 points and