Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Injured Wolfpack guard to miss 3-6 weeks

N.C. State guard Trevor Ferguson is out three to six weeks with a non-displaced fracture of the bone behind the ring finger his left (non-shooting) hand, team spokesman Brian Reinhardt said Tuesday afternoon.

Ferguson has started four games and is averaging 7.9 points per game. He leads the team with 17 3-pointers and is shooting 41.5 percent from 3-point range. His hand is in a splint, but he will not need a cast or surgery.

– Ken Tysiac