Originally written on UM Hoops  |  Last updated 10/28/14
Michigan fans received some frustrating news at Big Ten Media Day when John Beilein reported Jon Horford had twisted his knee at the end of a recent practice. Unfortunately, it was news that fans have become accustomed to. Horford has been plagued by injuries throughout his career at Michigan that have limited his playing time and his effectiveness. There was a lot of excitement when Michigan acquired the younger brother of Al Horford three years ago out of Grand Ledge and while it isn’t fair to say Horford has been a disappointment, we simply haven’t seen him in action enough to make a judgment on his development one way or the other. After missing Michigan’s exhibition games, the latest news on Horford’s status is that he should be “full go” for Michigan’s season opener on Friday. If he is, Michigan fans will finally get a chance to see what he can do. But given how crowded the Michigan frontcourt is at this point, how much they will see of Horford is still up for grabs. What Horf...
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