Justin Hunter (torn ACL) out for season

Updated: September 18, 2011, 7:13 PM ET
Associated Press

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee receiver Justin Hunter has a torn anterior cruciate ligament and will need season-ending surgery.

School officials announced Hunter's injury in a statement Sunday night, saying the sophomore receiver will miss the rest of this season. He is expected to return for spring practice.

The 6-foot-4, 200-pound wideout was hurt on Tennessee's first passing play in Saturday's 33-23 loss to Florida. He landed awkwardly on his left knee while making a 12-yard ...

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