EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State women's basketball freshman Branndais Agee (Detroit, Mich./Cass Tech) will miss the rest of the 2012-13 season, after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in her right knee in practice on Thursday. A date for surgery has yet to be determined. The typical recovery time is 4-6 months.
Agee had been slowly working her way back into the rotation in the last five games, after missing the first four games with a stress fracture in her left foot. On the season, she averaged 2.8 points and 3.6 rebounds in 13.2 minutes.
A highly-touted recruit coming out of Cass Tech, Agee was an honorable mention high school All-American by the Womenâ€™s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) her senior season and finished second in the voting for 2012 Michiganâ€™s Miss Basketball . As a senior, she averaged 25.7 points, 11.8 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 2.5 blocked shots, also earning Dream Team honors from the Detroit Free Press and Detroit News. ESPNâ€™s Hoopgurlz ranked Agee 28th nationally.