USC’s Dedmon injured in unofficial practice
Southern California forward Dewayne Dedmon broke his right hand
above the knuckle of his index finger during an unofficial practice
and his finger will be immobilized for 2-to-3 weeks.
Coach Kevin O’Neill said Wednesday that Dedmon got hurt the day
before. On Thursday he will be fitted with a cast, which will allow
him to practice defensive and non-contact drills. The Trojans begin
official practice on Friday.
Dedmon, a 7-foot sophomore, transferred to USC from Antelope
Valley (Calif.) College in January. He has three years of