Paige Bueckers injury: Experts explain tibial plateau fracture, recovery timetable and more

Paige Bueckers injury: Experts explain tibial plateau fracture, recovery timetable and more
Paige Bueckers injury: Experts explain tibial plateau fracture, recovery timetable and more

Paige Bueckers Connecticut’s Paige Bueckers is on the court injured as her team huddles around her in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame, Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill) UConn’s Paige Bueckers is expected to sit out the next six to eight weeks with a tibial plateau fracture, the school’s athletics department announced Tuesday morning. Bueckers took a fall in the final minute of Sunday’s game against Notre Dame. An MRI and a CT scan confirmed the sophomore’s injury.

Read more, including insight from Dr. Sabrina Strickland, in this Westport News article.