Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

 

Loss of walk-on point guard Lopez will hurt Tennessee

Brandon Lopez

It’s not often when a college basketball coach calls a season-ending injury to walk-on a “huge blow to our team,” but Tennessee’s Donnie Tyndall meant it when he said that about Brandon Lopez, who tore the ACL in his right knee in a pickup game over the weekend. Lopez, a 6-1 senior who had played in just 31 games in his career, had impressed Tyndall and his staff, from the first day of skills workouts in June. After a couple of sessions, Tyndall was talking about playing Lopez 10-12 minutesRead More