December 7, 2010
Lyndell Gibson to miss bowl game
Virginia Tech starting linebacker Lyndell Gibson (Virginia Beach, Va.) suffered a left scapular fracture during the second quarter of the
Championship Game against Florida State
. He will undergo season-ending surgery on his shoulder by Dr. Marc Siegel next week at Montgomery Regional Hospital in Blacksburg. According to head athletic trainer Mike Goforth
, the prognosis is good for a full return in 6-8 months.
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