Blake Griffin to Miss Kansas Game


Monday, February 23rd 2009, 2:52 pm
By: News On 6


NewsOn6.com

NORMAN, OK -- OU has announced that sophomore forward Blake Griffin will miss tonight's game against the University of Kansas.

In a release on OU's web site, University of Oklahoma men's basketball head coach Jeff Capel says after visiting with OU's medical staff Monday afternoon, Griffin is still recovering from a concussion sustained in Saturday's game at Texas.

Capel says Griffin's return to action is not known.

Griffin leads the Big 12 in scoring and leads the nation in rebounding.

Read the OU news release.

Griffin is averaging 22.0 points and 13.8 rebounds while shooting a Big 12-best .632 from the field.

Griffin, who is from Oklahoma City played just 11 minutes Saturday at Texas.