Parrom done

2012-01-29T00:00:00Z 2012-01-29T06:53:44Z Parrom done Arizona Daily Star
January 29, 2012 12:00 am

The Wildcats' bad news turned to worse Saturday night, when Arizona announced that forward Kevin Parrom will miss the rest of the season with a broken bone in his right foot.

Parrom, who suffered the injury near the end of the first half of the Wildcats' 69-67 loss to Washington, will undergo surgery for the broken bone.

A UA statement said the injury was not related to any previous injuries, even though Parrom suffered extensive nerve and tissue damage to his lower right leg when he was shot in September.

Parrom, who had just begun to approach his productivity of last season after the shooting, was not on the team bench during the first eight minutes of the second half while he was evaluated.

In his postgame interview, two hours before UA made the announcement, coach Sean Miller said he was hopeful Parrom's injury was just more nerve pain related to the gunshot wound.

"He had a lot of nerve pain," Miller said.

"He got hit either in the leg or the foot and the fact that he's confused on whether it's his leg or foot kind of shows you that it triggered off a lot of the symptoms that he's had since he was shot this fall."

 

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Pac-12 basketball standings

  Conference Overall
Team W L T PCT W L T PCT
Utah 6 1 0 0.857 16 3 0 0.842
Arizona 6 1 0 0.857 18 2 0 0.900
Stanford 5 2 0 0.714 14 5 0 0.737
Oregon State 5 2 0 0.714 13 5 0 0.722
Oregon 4 3 0 0.571 14 6 0 0.700
UCLA 3 4 0 0.429 11 9 0 0.550
Colorado 3 4 0 0.429 10 8 0 0.556
Washington 3 4 0 0.429 14 5 0 0.737
Washington State 3 4 0 0.429 9 10 0 0.474
Arizona State 2 5 0 0.286 11 10 0 0.524
California 1 6 0 0.143 11 9 0 0.550
USC 1 6 0 0.143 9 10 0 0.474

AP Top 25


Pac-12 basketball schedule

Teams Date Time
Oregon State at
Arizona State
1/28 6:00 pm
Oregon at
Arizona
1/28 8:00 pm
Stanford at
Washington
1/28 9:00 pm
Colorado at
USC
1/29 7:30 pm
Utah at
UCLA
1/29 8:00 pm
California at
Washington State
1/29 9:00 pm
Oregon at
Arizona State
1/30 6:00 pm
Oregon State at
Arizona
1/30 8:00 pm
Stanford at
Washington State
1/31 6:00 pm
Colorado at
UCLA
1/31 8:30 pm
Utah at
USC
2/1 12:30 pm
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