Maryland women’s basketball point guard Channise Lewis suffered a torn ACL and meniscus against Michigan State, the team confirmed Wednesday.
The redshirt junior, averaging 5.1 points and 3.4 assists per game, won’t see action again in 2020-21. This is the second year that Lewis has had her season ended due to a knee injury.
After stepping into a starting role during her freshman campaign, Lewis stood out as one of the best young scoring facilitators in the nation. A solid sophomore season proved she could play among the best in the Big Ten, but a torn lateral meniscus in her left knee left the Miami native sitting out for the entire 2019-20 season.
Roughly 15 months removed from that injury, Lewis is sidelined again for the remainder of the season.
“We are extremely disappointed and saddened to hear the news,” women’s basketball head coach Brenda Frese said on Wednesday. “We’ll be here for Channise every step of the way.”
The No. 9 Terps are back in action tonight at Minnesota at 6 pm ET on Big Ten Network. The game preview can be found here.
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Maryland men’s basketball will face Division-II Wingate University on Friday in lieu of its postponed matchup with Nebraska.
Women’s basketball has been impressive during its current winning streak.
The numbers in @TerpsWBB's win streak— Maryland Terrapins (@umterps) January 13, 2021
5 averaging in double figures
Best offense in the country. pic.twitter.com/kx6166roo3
With practices up and running, Maryland men’s lacrosse prepares to continue the success of recent seasons.
The Terps are off to a strong start— Maryland Lacrosse (@TerpsMLax) January 14, 2021
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Women’s lacrosse seniors look forward to a successful season in College Park.
Year four, gonna soar ✈️ pic.twitter.com/NIvzFHHTol— Maryland Women's Lacrosse (@MarylandWLax) January 13, 2021
Maryland baseball got a Class of 2024 commitment Wednesday.
COMMITTED!! I’m extremely humbled & thankful to announce my commitment to @TerpsBaseball. I would like to THANK my family & coaches who have helped shape me as a person. Special thanks to Coach @Jared_Evans14 Coach Leahy @REBaseball_ @TEAMB0STON @AustinPrepBase #DirtyTerps pic.twitter.com/L0t2Xb4Bfk— Aidan Driscoll (@ADriscoll05) January 14, 2021
Fall sports are nearing the corner. Only volleyball has a set schedule at the moment.
We've got @erikanoelle99 days left until the season #FearTheTurtle pic.twitter.com/eC0xov2RQV— Maryland Volleyball (@TerpsVolleyball) January 13, 2021
⚽️, coming soon.— Maryland Soccer (@MarylandMSoccer) January 13, 2021
The boys are ready. pic.twitter.com/bntsmHARuP