Duke’s Kyle Filipowski suffers ankle injury in Wake Forest’s court storming

of wake forest demon deacons They upset No. 8 Duke on Saturday afternoon to get a much-needed win heading into the NCAA Tournament’s restart. Wake Forest is on the bubble and a win over a strong in-state rival is certainly something to celebrate. Unfortunately, Duke star Kyle Filipowski appeared to be injured as fans rushed onto the court.

Mr Filipovski was seen limping into a tunnel after being involved in the attack on the court. It appeared that a fan tried to jump on Filipowski and he was blown away. The injury appears to have occurred when Wake and his Forest fans continued to crowd the court. Filipovski reportedly sprained his ankle, but According to Duke University coach John Scheyer.. Watch the clip here:

Filipowski is Duke’s top player this year. The sophomore big man is projected to be the No. 11 pick in the latest 2024 NBA mock draft. In this loss, he recorded 17 points, 8 rebounds, and 5 assists.

You can read Mr. Scheier’s comments here.

A predictable conversation unfolded after Filipovskiy appeared injured.

We will update this story as it develops.



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