Missouri forward Tony Criswell will miss the Tigers’ contest against UCLA with a fractured left middle finger.
In a report heard first with Mike Kelly’s Tiger Update on KTGR this morning, the injury occured in Missouri’s game against Illinois. An Instagram photo surfaced from the Official Mizzou Basketball account showing Criswell in a splint at Coach Frank Haith’s house on Christmas night.
See the photo below:
Criswell is averaging six points-per-game and averaging 17 minutes per contest. Mizzou athletics says Criswell’s status for beyond the UCLA game will be reevaluated next week.
Missouri takes on UCLA Friday with coverage at 8:30 PM CT on the Zimmer Sports Network.