Calipari: Washington out for NCAA opener with sprained foot

Kentucky coach John Calipari says forward PJ Washington has a sprained foot and is out for NCAA Tournament game against Abilene Christian

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Kentucky coach John Calipari says in a tweet that leading scorer and rebounder PJ Washington has a sprained foot and will miss the second-seeded Wildcats' NCAA Tournament opener against No. 15 seed Abilene Christian.

Washington is averaging 14.8 points and 7.5 rebounds for Kentucky entering Thursday night's Midwest Region matchup of 27-6 teams.

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