OU Star Basketball Player Out For Regular Season


Monday, February 23rd 2009, 1:08 pm
By: News On 6


News9.com for NewsOn6.com

NORMAN, Oklahoma -- NEWS 9 Sports Anchor Toby Rowland reports OU women's basketball star Whitney Hand is out with an injury.

Hand has a fractured left index finger and is expected to miss games for up to 4 weeks. She suffered the injury in Saturday's win over Baylor. Hand is a starter, averaging 9.2 points per game and is considered one of the Big 12's best 3-point shooters. She is expected to be back in time for the NCAA tournament in mid-march.

Team Stats on Whitney Hand

The status for the OU Men's Blake Griffin remains uncertain. Griffin suffered a concussion on Saturday's game against the University of Texas. The OU Sooners play Kansas tonight in Norman.

Team Stats on Blake Griffin