LOUISVILLE: Junior center Gorgui Dieng is out four to six weeks with a broken left wrist.
Dieng will have a screw inserted into his scaphoid bone today at the Kleinert Kutz Hand Center. The 6-foot-11 junior broke his wrist on Friday against Missouri.
Cardinals coach Rick Pitino said in a statement Monday that “with a little luck” Dieng will return for the start of Louisville’s Big East schedule in January.
NORTH CAROLINA: Guard P.J. Hairston won’t play at No. 1 Indiana tonight because of a knee injury.
The school has ruled out Hairston after he sprained his left knee during Sunday’s practice. He missed practice Monday and won’t travel with the team to face the Hoosiers.
Hairston is third on the team in scoring at 10.8 points off the bench and is
shooting 35 percent from 3-point range.
PITTSBURGH: Coach Jamie Dixon has indefinitely suspended junior transfer Trey Zeigler, who has apologized for being charged with drunken driving after police say he was found passed out behind the wheel early Sunday.