Willie Cauley-Stein injures hand

Willie Cauley-Stein - photo by Tammie Brown | WildcatWorld.com
Willie Cauley-Stein – photo by Tammie Brown | WildcatWorld.com

says that sophomore center  will miss 10-14 days with a minor right hand injury suffered during “basketball activity” on Friday.

Cauley-Stein played in 29 games last season with 14 starts, most coming after Nerlens Noel’s season-ending left knee injury on Feb. 12. He finished the season averaging 8.3 points and 6.2 rebounds per game and made the Southeastern Conference’s all-rookie team.

The Olathe, Kan., native and forward  passed on the draft to return for their sophomore seasons. They are expected to provide an inside presence and leadership on another talented Wildcats squad featuring eight freshmen including six McDonald’s All-Americas.

will hold its public practice on Oct. 18, with the Blue-White scrimmage scheduled for Oct. 29.

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