Indianapolis, IN (Sports Network) - Butler Bulldogs junior forward Roosevelt
Jones underwent season-ending surgery on Thursday to repair an injury to his
Jones, the Bulldogs' top returning scorer, rebounder and assist man, sustained
the injury in the first game of Butler's recent exhibition trip to Australia
when he landed hard on his left wrist.
"I'm pleased that everything went well with Roosevelt's surgery," said Butler
head coach Brandon Miller. "I know that Rose will do what's necessary to move
forward, and I'm looking forward to his full recovery."
The 6-foot-4 forward was the lone Bulldog to start all 36 games for the team
last season, averaging 10.1 points, 5.6 rebounds and a team-high 3.5 assists
for a Butler squad that went 27-9.
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