Lamonte Turner battling long-term shoulder injury amid early season shooting woes. Tennessee senior guard Lamonte Turner announced on Saturday that he would undergo season-ending shoulder surgery ending his career as a Vol.
Told reporters just now that he and his family decided to have season-ending surgery on shoulder.
Lamonte Turner Injury. Tennessee star Lamonte Turner says his college career is over due to lingering shoulder injuries Turner leads the Vols this season in assists and is. He discussed his recruitment to UT his rehab from his shoulder injury and the best dancers on. He took a redshirt his freshman year because of a season-ending injury and he missed the first part of 2018-2019 due to one.
Senior point guard Lamonte Turner told reporters that his season and Tennessee career was over after this afternoons game thanks to a lingering shoulder issue. He underwent surgery in the offseason for the second-consecutive season in an attempt to finally attain a solution. And half of the players are freshmen.
Caitie McMekinNews SentinelRick Barnes has seen Lamonte Turner take countless shots in the past four years spanning. He also converted on all 10 attempts from the charity stripe. The Vols 2-0 host the Yellow Jackets 1-0 at 9.
Beloved VFL and aspiring NBA Draft prospect Lamonte Turner agreed to open the doors of his camp to me and also agreed to sit down for a short interview. However the win didnt come without a downside as senior guard Lamonté Turner announced after the game that he was having season ending shoulder surgery. CLOSE Tennessee coach Rick Barnes recaps UTs 79-51 win Sunday Mike Wilson USA TODAY NETWORK – TennesseeLamonte Turner the reigning SEC co-sixth man of the year has sat for four games this season while experiencing issues with his shoulderPhoto.
GrantRamey GrantRamey. His career with the Vols is over. Injuries have plagued Turner since he arrived on Rocky Top.
6 Tennessee went through pregame before opening its regular-season schedule against Lenoir-Rhyne Tuesday night at. He also had three rebounds and a steal. Turners injury is a massive blow.
Posted 11 points five assists and four rebounds in 30 minutes of action during the Vols home win over 17 Kentucky 1618. Turner had to conclude his Tennessee career on December 21 after a win against Jacksonville State due to the shoulder injury that he battled for more than a year. With the injury the program is down to eight scholarship players.
Lamonte Turner will undergo shoulder surgery to repair an injury that he has dealt with for two years. Football Mens Basketball Womens Basketball Baseball. Following Tennessees 75-53 win over Jacksonville State on Saturday Lamonte Turner sat down to talk with reporters postgame but what he had to say shocked and saddened all of Vol Nation.
Turner and his family made the final call to have surgery on Friday the night before Tennessees game with Jacksonville State. In his first three games of the season Turner played in 237 minutes a game and shot just 265 percent from the floor including just 20 percent from three. Turner will have surgery to repair a long-term shoulder injury ending his season and his career at Tennessee.
His injury leaves the Vols with two scholarship guards Bone and junior Jordan. I played my last game tonight as a Vol in a Vol uniform Turner said. In his final game as a Vol Turner scored eight points on 4-of-6 shooting and dished out 11 assists.
Lamonte Turner is done for the season after todays game. Lamonte Turner Season-ending shoulder injury. Rick Barnes updates injuries for Lamonte Turner Jalen Johnson.
Sparked UTs offense at South Carolina 12018 behind a career-high-tying 25 points on 6-of-9 shooting from the field. After another offseason surgery Turners shoulder troubles were noticeable. Turner sat out the Vols first three games of the season and when he finally took the court he wasnt himself.
I played my last game tonight as a Vol in a Vol uniform Turner said. Turner was expected to slot behind junior point guard Jordan Bone as well as play off the ball in certain lineups. The status of Tennessee redshirt junior guard Lamonte Turner against Georgia Tech Tuesday is still to be determined.
A lot of people know I have been battling an injury. Lamonte said I played my last game tonight as a Vol in a Vol uniform.