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NC State basketball player injury update

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Nov 01 2013 02:40:37 PM CDT
Updated On: Nov 01 2013 02:40:47 PM CDT
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RALEIGH -

This is a press release from NC State University:

Senior center Jordan Vandenberg suffered a Grade 3 sprain of his left ankle during NC State's exhibition win over UNC Pembroke on Wednesday. The timetable for his return is 4-6 weeks.

Vandenberg, a fifth-year senior from Melbourne, Australia, started NC State's exhibition vs. UNCP and scored four points on a pair of dunks before injuring his ankle at the 14:59 mark of the first half. He left the game and did not return.

NC State hosts an exhibition vs. Morehouse College Saturday, Nov. 2 at PNC Arena at 5 p.m. The Wolfpack's regular season opener is Friday, Nov. 8 vs. Appalachian State.