It was Akok’s first game back after missing four with a shin injury and Jackson’s third since a 7-game absence due to a wrist injury. It was Akok's first game back after missing four with a shin injury, and Jackson's third since a seven-game absence due to a wrist injury. "We've gotten healthier," Hurley said. FIRST THE GAME: Christian Vital scored 23 points and had nine rebounds while James Bouknight added 17 … We've dealt with other situations during the season. "We've gotten healthier," Hurley said. We've missed James. Hurley did have one good piece of news on the injury front Friday, saying forward Akok Akok will play today after missing the last two weeks with a shin injury… Akok will undergo an MRI on Monday, which should reveal more information about the injury. Akok Akok anniversary Akok ruptured his Achilles one year ago (Feb. 16, 2020) in an emotional game vs. Memphis at the XL Center. It was Akok's first game back after missing four with a shin injury, and Jackson's third since a seven-game absence due to a wrist injury. “We’ve gotten healthier,” Hurley said. The Story: The men’s basketball team picked up its best win in years, beating Memphis 64-61, in front of a sold-out XL Center but did so with a heavy heart as freshman forward Akok Akok suffered a serious leg injury in the first minute. In some injury updates, Hasahn French (St Louis) practiced full-contact on Tuesday as he returns from concussion protocol and Akok Akok (UConn) was cleared to participate in 5 on 5 practice as he returns from an Achilles injury. Doing It For Akok! Akok’s return is still a work in progress. Prior to his season-ending injury, Akok had played in 25 games, starting 24, and was averaging 5.8 PPG and 5.5 RPG in 28 minutes per contest. He was rushed to the Royal Melbourne Hospital with a serious head injury and was … We’ve dealt with other situations during the season. We’ve missed James. Impact Akok had played in the last three games for the Huskies after missing the first six contests with an Achilles injury, but sat out Saturday against Creighton due to a … Ngor Akok allegedly bashes mate in Footscray park. Up to the minute links to breaking Akok Akok rumors, injuries, recruiting and news from the best local newspapers and sources | # 11 Akok’s injury throws that possibility into deep turmoil. "With Andre and Akok, it's changed the complexion of our team with their talent. “With Andre and Akok, it’s changed the complexion of our team with their talent.