INDIANAPOLIS — Louisville guard Kevin Ware has a broken right leg after landing awkwardly when he tried to block a shot by Duke guard Tyler Thornton.
Replays showed that Ware’s lower right leg appears to snap as he lands from a lengthy leap to contest the shot.
The injury occurred with 6:33 left in the first half. Thornton’s shot was good, cutting Louisville’s lead to 21-20 at the time. Louisville was leading at the half, 35-32.
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