Advertise Here


Ty’s toe

North Carolina point guard Ty Lawson, who has been battling a jammed right big toe since March 6, spent about 15 minutes with the media Tuesday. I believe the first 12 questions dealt with his toe. The last couple dealt with his toe. A couple of Ty’s teammates were asked about his toe, including whether they were stunned by the amount of coverage Ty’s toe is receiving. 

So here’s the toe update. Lawson said it’s feeling better. He ices it around the clock. There was some pain and swelling after the win over LSU, but he thinks he’ll be able to rest it and play against Gonzaga on Friday.

Added coach Roy Williams: “It’s not going to go away and it’s going to hurt the rest of the season until he can take some time off. … I don’t think he’s going to be 100 percent, but I’ll take whatever I can get, especially if it’s like Saturday” when Lawson scored 21 points in the second half.

Meanwhile, here’s a couple of articles on GU’s blueprint for sustaining success in the Washington Post and And here’s a feature by on Matt Bouldin’s transformation.

Please keep it civil. Don't post comments that are obscene, defamatory, threatening, off-topic, an infringement of copyright or an invasion of privacy. Read our forum standards and community guidelines.

You must be logged in to post comments. Please log in here or click the comment box below for options.

comments powered by Disqus
« Back to SportsLink

Get blog updates by email

About this blog

SportsLink is your portal into sports news around the Inland Northwest and beyond. You'll find updates, notes and opinions, and plenty of reader feedback.


Latest comments »

Read all the posts from recent conversations on SportsLink.


Jim Allen (@srjimallen) Sports reporter Jim Allen's primary coverage areas are Eastern Washington University football and men's basketball, and college and high school soccer. He also contributes to the SportsLink Blog.

Recent work by Jim

Jim Meehan (@srjimm) Jim Meehan's coverage areas include Gonzaga University men's basketball, Spokane Shock football, golf and volleyball. He also contributes to the SportsLink Blog.

Recent work by Jim

Chris Derrick Chris Derrick is a sports reporter. His primary coverage areas are the Spokane Chiefs, Spokane Indians, women's basketball and high school softball and volleyball. He also contributes to the SportsLink Blog.

Recent work by Chris

Vince Grippi is the online producer for SportsLink, a product of The Spokesman-Review.

Search this blog
Subscribe to this blog
Advertise Here