J'mison Morgan Joins Walking Wounded
By Bruin Basketball Report
Having the day off from practice didn’t keep one Bruin from needing medical attention.
Sophomore center J’mison Morgan had some swelling in his left knee today and had an MRI this evening for which the results won’t be known until tomorrow.
UCLA Coach Ben Howland now has six scholarship players injured and unable to fully practice.
Morgan joins sophomore guard Jerime Anderson (left groin), senior forward James Keefe (left shoulder), sophomore guard Malcolm Lee (concussion), freshman forward Brendan Lane (left ankle) and freshman forward Mike Moser (lower back).
Morgan will definitely miss practice tomorrow, as will Lee. Anderson will definitely miss tomorrow and in all likelihood, will be out for one more week.
Lane will miss tomorrow’s practice as well and will be out for 1-2 weeks. Moser is still day-to-day, but is listed as doubtful for tomorrow’s practice.
Keefe will practice tomorrow for about 50 minutes, including some light contact drills for the first time for about 20 minutes.
to practice tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. after a regularly scheduled day off on Tuesday (Oct. 20).