UW-Green Bay's Kaili Lukan, right, steals the ball from North Dakota State's Jamie Van Kirk (24) during a December game at the Kress Events Center.
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay women's basketball coach Kevin Borseth has confirmed what already he feared: Freshman guard Kaili Lukan will miss the rest of the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament.
The 5-foot-10 Lukan sustained the knee injury midway through the second half of UWGB's 71-44 win over Wright State on Saturday afternoon. She was fighting for a loose ball when she went down in obvious pain, and eventually needed help walking off the floor.
"Your team plays extremely well, we went into the locker room and just gave her a hug and that was kind of the end of the postgame ...