USC backup forward Ari Stewart suffered a broken left hand in Sunday’s 71-60 win over Washington and will miss up to three weeks, according to the university.
Stewart, a 6-foot-7 redshirt junior, did not play in the last five games coached by Kevin O’Neill but was becoming a regular part of the rotation under interim coach Bob Cantu.
The injury occurred in the second half Sunday when a Husky player tried to steal the ball. Stewart grabbed the hand immediately.
Stewart is averaging 3.6 points. He is in his first year at USC after transferring from Wake Forest. He has the fourth-most assists for the Trojans.