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Michigan guard Eso Akunne is expected to miss 6 to 8 weeks following surgery on his left foot.
The team announced Akunne's status Thursday, a day before the scheduled operation. Akunne will have a screw inserted into his left foot to help stabilize an injury to his fifth metatarsal.
Akunne, a junior, has played 48 minutes in 12 games this season for the 20th-ranked Wolverines...
Michigan guard Eso Akunne is expected to miss 6 to 8 weeks following surgery on his left foot. The team announced Akunne's status Thursday, a day before the scheduled operation. Akunne will have a screw inserted into his left foot to help stabilize an injury to his fifth metatarsal. Akunne, a junior, has played 48 minutes in 12 games this season for the 20th-ranked Wolverines.
Michigan junior guard Eso Akunne is out for six to eight weeks after injuring his left foot during the first half of the Wolverines' 66-64 win at Purdue on Tuesday.
January 26, 2012
Eso Akunne will be sidelined for the next six to eight weeks following foot surgery. Here’s the athletic department release:
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – University of Michigan men’s basketball head coach John Beilein announced today (Thursday, Jan. 26) that junior guard Eso Akunne (Ann Arbor, Mich./Gabriel Richard HS) will miss 6-to-8 weeks following surgery on his left foot....
One key to Michigan's basketball season will be the ability to give starting point guard Trey Burke a breather once in a while. That's why the emergence of junior point guard Eso Akunne is so important.
Seldom used players Blake McLimans and Eso Akunne played key minutes and made timely contributions in Michigan's 76-66 victory over Iowa State Saturday. After the game both players discussed their performances and how they stayed ready and how they stayed confident.
Eso Akunne and Jordan Morgan met with the media after Michigan’s 76-66 win over Iowa State. Find what Akunne and Morgan had to say about their performances in the embedded media players below.
Jordan Morgan after the jump. See also: Burke, Hardaway and McLimans.