BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -LSU forward Garrett Green will be redshirted for the 2008-09 season.
Green, a sophomore from Woodland Hills, Calif., has missed all but a couple of days of team practice since formal sessions began in mid-October with lower back problems. LSU trainer Shawn Eddy says Green was having continued discomfort in his lower back and was unable to sustain the day-to-day team regimen through practice.
Coach Trent Johnson says Green will be missed this season. He says they will continue to rehabilitate Green to get him ready for next season.
Green played 25 games with one start during his freshman season, averaging 1.8 points and 1.6 rebounds a game.
Advertisement

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Georgia Tech vs. Notre Dame Pick Can No. 21 Notre Dame cover a double-digit spread at home when it hosts Georgia Tech tonight at 6:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Wisconsin vs. Michigan St. Pick Can Michigan State pick up a much-needed win at home today when it hosts No. 16 Wisconsin at 4PM ET?
Thumbnail Butler vs. Xavier Pick Will No. 22 Butler go on the road and cover as a small favorite against Xavier today at 3:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Syracuse vs. Louisville Pick Will No. 7 Louisville defend its home court when it hosts Syracuse today at 2PM ET in ACC action?
Thumbnail BYU vs. Gonzaga Prediction Will Gonzaga cover the point spread as a massive home favorite tonight versus BYU at 10:15PM ET?

NCAAB Team Pages