UConn's Azzi Fudd misses Tuesday's game against Seton Hall with knee injury

UConn’s Azzi Fudd misses Tuesday’s game against Seton Hall with knee injury

January 15, 2023; Hartford, Connecticut, United States; UConn Huskies guard Azzi Fudd (35) defends against Georgetown Hoyas guard Kennedy Fauntleroy (10) in the first half at the XL Center. / David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

University of Connecticut Guard Azzi benefit he missed the Huskies’ win against Seton Hall on Tuesday night with a knee injury.

Fudd did not travel with the team to New Jersey and stayed on campus for testing.

“We will know much more when we return”, the coach geno auriemma he said after the game. “We’ll have to go from there with whatever.”

Fudd left Sunday’s game against Georgetown in the second quarter with a knee injury after the sophomore collided with the Hoyas. Ariel Jenkins. As he made his way back to his team’s bench, he didn’t see the ground for the rest of the game.

Unfortunately for Fudd and UConn, she reinjured the same knee that kept her sidelined for eight games.

Since his return, against St. John’s on Jan. 11, Fudd has only been on the field for 32 minutes. In that 82-52 win over the Red Storm, Fudd scored 14 points in 20 minutes off the bench. In 12 minutes against Georgetown, coming off the bench, Fudd scored just three points.

In nine games this season, Fudd is averaging 17.9 points per game on 53.4 percent shooting.

The Huskies’ veteran coach also gave updates on the freshman forward. Where is Patterson? and sophomore guard Carolina Ducharme who are dealing with concussions.

He considered Patterson’s day-to-day life, but Ducharme is “a little further along.” However, Auriemma said Ducharme’s injury is a bit more complicated than Patterson’s.

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