Sam Malone suffers torn ACL

Sam Malone - photo by Walter Cornett | men’s basketball freshman guard suffered a torn left ACL in ’s 87-62 win over on Saturday, head coach announced.  There is no timetable on surgery or his return.  “Losing to an ACL injury is heartbreaking,” Calipari said. “He has been a great teammate and an even better person. You never want to hear someone is injured, but for Sam to go through his fourth knee injury is especially tough because he’s worked so hard to get where he is. He has become a valuable member of our team and quickly became a fan favorite. We look forward to Sam making a full recovery.”  Malone saw action in six games this season.