Washington true freshman tight finish Hunter Bryant, second on the staff in receptions, will miss “a big period of time,” Huskies coach Chris Petersen stated Monday.
Petersen stated at his weekly press convention that he was nonetheless awaiting ultimate phrase from checks carried out on Bryant’s left leg, injured in Saturday’s 44-23 victory over UCLA. It appears Bryant will miss at the least the remainder of the common season.
Bryant has made 21 catches for 314 yards and one landing. His damage additional depletes a pass-catching corps that misplaced slot receiver Chico McClatcher to a damaged ankle in late September.
Huge receiver Dante Pettis leads the staff with 45 catches for 484 yards and 6 touchdowns. The subsequent-best wholesome pass-catchers are tight finish Will Dissly and operating again Myles Gaskin, every with 12 receptions.
Bryant’s damage is one other blow to the offense of the 12th-ranked Huskies. In addition they are with out junior left deal with Trey Adams, who suffered a season-ending ankle damage in an upset loss at Arizona State on Oct. 14. On the time, he was rated the 59th-best prospect for the 2018 NFL Draft, in accordance with NFLDraftScout.com.
Washington (7-1, Four-1 Pac-12) hosts Oregon (5-Four, 2-Four) on Saturday evening.