Vanderbilt's Garland out for season with knee injury
"Darius had a very successful surgery, and will be better than ever when he returns," head coach Bryce Drew said in a statement.
The 18-year-old Garland suffered the injury in the Commodores' 77-75 loss to Kent State on Friday.
The 6-foot-2 point guard was the 16th-ranked prospect and the top player at his position in ESPN's class of 2018 out of high school. He's a projected lottery pick for the 2019 NBA Draft, but it's unknown if the injury will affect his stock.
In five games this season, Garland averaged 16.2 points on 53.7 percent shooting.
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