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Kansas star tears ACL, out for season

Bad news for Kansas as a starter from last year has been sidelined with a major knee injury.

NCAA Womens Basketball: Kansas at Baylor Ray Carlin-USA TODAY Sports

The season has not even started and unfortunately, injuries are starting to be a big problem for teams. The latest program to be hit with a major injury is Kansas, as Jessica Washington has torn her ACL.

Washington shared the news via Instagram:

The news is tough for the Jayhawks after Washington was named the Big 12’s Newcomer of the Year last season. She averaged 17.0 points per game and 4.1 rebounds per game last year for Kansas.