Ole Miss LB Denzel Nkemdiche fractures ankle, team fears
Ole Miss linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche left the game against LSU in the first half with an apparent ankle injury, and did not return in the Rebels’ loss to the Tigers.
Denzel Nkemdiche done for tonight’s game. Was shown on TV using crutches with boot on ankle. Serderius Bryant must step up at weakside LB
— Ethan Levine (@EthanLevineSDS) October 26, 2014
After the game, it was reported that Nkemdiche suffered a possible fractured ankle, according to head coach Hugh Freeze.
Ole Miss linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche may have a fractured ankle, head coach Hugh Freeze said.
— Patrick Magee (@Patrick_Magee) October 26, 2014
No further details are known at this time. Nkemdiche’s status for next week’s game against Auburn is uncertain.