Miami guard Burnett to miss season with wrist injury
Miami guard Deandre Burnett will redshirt after suffering an injury in practice last week.
Miami freshman guard Deandre Burnett will miss the season after suffering a wrist injury last week in practice, the school announced last week. The The 6-foot-2 guard will redshirt and have four years of eligibility remaining beginning during the 2014-15 season.
The loss of Burnett is a big one for the rebuilding Hurricanes. Miami coach Jim Larranaga told CBSSports.com a few weeks ago that Burnett was "competing for a starting spot," and resembled "another Durand Scott."
Miami is 0-1 after losing its opener in overtime on Friday to St. Francis (NY) and will host Georgia Southern on Monday night.
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