Originally posted on UM Hoops  |  Last updated 12/20/12
After improving his play at a steady rate this season and emerging as Michigan’s best one-on-one post defender, Jon Horford was sidelined once again after his left knee buckled during the Wolverines’ game against West Virginia on Saturday. (Photo: Dustin Johnston) All that was known at the time was that Horford had injured the same knee he twisted earlier this season. On Wednesday, the Michigan coaching staff still didn’t know much else. “I don’t think we have a definite time. He definitely won’t be playing in this game (against Eastern Michigan on Thursday), and who knows if he’ll be ready for the next game. There’s a very vague timeline.” Beilein said. “I don’t think we’ll know until the swelling is all down. In what we’ve seen so far, we’re very hopeful he can return.” Horford is definitely out for tonight’s game against Eastern Michigan and potentially significantly longer. While it hurts to lose what Horford had been giving Michigan of late — stellar defense and offensive rebounding
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