CHARLOTTE, NC - MARCH 20: Jon Horford #15 of the Michigan Wolverines goes up for a dunk over Ryan Kelly #34 of the Duke Blue Devils during the third round of the 2011 NCAA men's basketball tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena on March 20, 2011 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Jon Horford Injury: Michigan Forward's Stress Fracture Ends His Season

Michigan forward Jon Horford, son of former NBA player Tito Horford, has been diagnosed with a stress fracture in his foot. The injury will keep him out for the rest of the season.

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Jon Horford Injury Update: Michigan Forward's Stress Fracture Will Sideline Him For Rest Of Season

Out with a foot injury since December, Michigan forward Jon Horford, son of Tito Horford and brother of Al Horford, will not play the rest of this college season [via Free Press]:

Michigan basketball coach John Beilein made it official today: Sophomore forward Jon Horford’s season is done

Horford's foot injury has kept him out since mid-December. At such a late point in the season, Beilein said it makes no sense to have him hanging on to the chance he might play.

"It’s not fair to him," Beilein said.

Horford's recovery was reportedly coming along and he was even practicing with the team in half court sets. Ultimately, though, Beilein and his staff decided they did not want to leave Horford's status up in the air any longer. Horford is expected to receive a medical redshirt for this season.

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Jon Horford Injury: Michigan Forward's Stress Fracture Could Jeopardize Season

Michigan forward Jon Horford, son of former NBA player Tito Horford, has been diagnosed with a stress fracture in his foot. The injury could put his season in jeopardy if it's unable to heal in a timely matter.

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