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Enemkpali will miss rest of season with ACL tear

Posted January 20th, 2015

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Texas standout senior Nneka Enemkpali will miss the rest of the season after tearing a ligament in her left knee during a loss at Baylor.

The 6-1 forward tore her anterior cruciate ligament in the 75-58 setback.

The injury is a significant blow for the No. 8 Longhorns, who have lost three of their last four games after rising as high as No. 3 with a 13-0 start. The 6-foot-1 Enemkpali leads the Longhorns in scoring, averaging 12.4 points, and was the top rebounder in the Big 12 at 10.6 per game.

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Texas (14-3, 3-3 Big 12) hosts Iowa State on Saturday

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