GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida guard DeVon Walker is expected to miss next season because of a knee injury.
A junior from Winter Haven, Walker tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee Friday.
Walker played in 35 games last season, including seven starts, and averaged 2.4 points, 1.2 rebounds and 12.1 minutes. He played behind fellow guards Scottie Wilbekin, Michael Frazier II and Kasey Hill. With Wilbekin having graduated, Walker had been expected to play an increased role in 2014-15.
Now that Walker is out for the season, former Rutgers guard Eli Carter and freshmen Chris Chiozza and Brandone Francis are likely to see more playing time for the Gators. Preferred walk-on Zach Hodskins, who was born without the lower half of his left arm, also could be in the mix.

NCAAB Headlines

Advertisement

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Utah vs. Colorado Prediction Will Utah pull off the small upset tonight when it visits Colorado tonight at 11:00PM ET?
Thumbnail USC vs. Arizona Prediction Will Arizona cover the point spread tonight as a sizable home favorite versus USC at 10:00PM ET?
Thumbnail Gonzaga vs. San Diego Pick No. 1 Gonzaga finds itself as a sizable road favorite tonight at 10PM ET when it faces San Diego. Can the Zags...
Thumbnail UCLA vs. Arizona State Pick Will No. 5 UCLA go on the road and handle its business when it takes on Arizona State tonight at 9PM ET?
Thumbnail Wisconsin vs. Ohio State Pick Is No. 16 Wisconsin going to run into any trouble when it goes on the road to face Ohio State tonight at 9PM ET?

NCAAB Team Pages