Ware Heads Back to Campus After Gruesome Injury

Plans to be on the bench watching game this weekend
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 2, 2013 1:02 PM CDT
Ware Heads Back to Campus After Gruesome Injury
In this photo released by the University of Louisville, basketball player Kevin Ware walks on crutches Monday.   (AP Photo/University of Louisville,)

"Back to my brothers I go," tweeted Louisville basketball player Kevin Ware today. He's on crutches and out of an Indianapolis hospital two days after snapping his leg in a gruesome mid-game injury, reports AP. Ware is headed back to campus and hopes to accompany the team to Atlanta—where he moved prior to high school—for its semifinal game this weekend. "This is a minor setback for a major comeback," Ware tells the New York Daily News. The sophomore intends to play basketball again, but he's expected to be out for a year. (Read more Kevin Ware stories.)

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