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Reid Travis (shoulder) is not participating in pregame warm-ups and is unlikely to play in Thursday's game against Oregon State, Jesse Sowa of the Corvallis Gazette-Times reports.

Impact

Losing their leading scorer and rebounder is a major loss for the Cardinal, who can now only hope Travis is ready for their showdown with Oregon on Saturday. With Travis out, Michael Humphrey is likely to continue to get the start and see more minutes.

Dillon Brooks suffered a lower leg injury in the first half of Thursday's game against Cal and is doubtful to return.

Impact

The left leg has been a problem for Brooks in the past, as his left foot once required surgery per Steve Mims of The Register Guard. Any time missed for Brooks would be a major loss for the Ducks; the senior is a close second on the team in points (13.6) and assists (3.1) per game. Tyler Dorsey would likely see the biggest boost in minutes with Brooks out, though it will be difficult to replace Brooks' usage when he's on the floor. If Brooks indeed doesn't return to Thursday's game, his first chance to return would be Saturday against Stanford.

Abdul Lewis had a career game with 20 points and 19 rebounds in the loss to Stetson on Thursday.

Impact

The transfer from South Alabama set career highs in both points and rebounds in his fourth double-double. The 6-10 forward had only scored a combined six points in his previous two games, but is more consistent on the boards with at least seven boards in six straight games.

Edward Polite provided 13 points and 15 rebounds in the win over Longwood on Thursday. It was his third straight double-double.

Impact

Polite has eight double-doubles and needed just four field goal attempts to scored his points against the Lancers. The 6-5 sophomore is providing 10.6 points and 10.1 rebounds.

Noah Allen scored 30 points with 12 rebounds in the win over Cal-State Northridge on Thursday. He was 9-of-16 from the field and 10-of-12 from the free-throw line.

Impact

The UCLA graduate transfer opened the season with six straight games of 12 points or more, then quieted down until Sunday when he dropped 25 points in the overtime win against Long Beach State. He has averaged 12.4 points and 5.4 rebounds, but looks like he will be the Rainbow Warriors' go-to scorer for the time being.

Michal Cekovsky (ankle) did not play Thursday against Iowa.

Impact

The junior big man was downgraded to doubtful shortly before tipoff Thursday and ultimately did not play. Maryland has four full days off prior to returning to action against Rutgers on Tuesday, which could give Cekovsky enough time to get back on the floor. In any case, more updates on Cekovsky figure to come out closer to tipoff against the Scarlet Knights.

Donovan Mitchell will start at point guard Thursday against Clemson, Play-by-play announcer Paul Rogers reports.

Impact

With Quentin Snider sidelined, Mitchell will move over to start at point guard for the Cardinals for Thursday's conference matchup. Louisville will have a bigger lineup overall Thursday as Deng Adel will slide over to shooting guard and VJ King will start at the three against the Tigers.

Bennie Boatwright (knee) is nearing a return to practice and has had his swelling go down, Zach Helfand of the Los Angeles Times reports.

Impact

Boatwright has been out since the beginning of December with an MCL tear and recovery has been a little slower than expected, but this is a positive sign that his return could come sometime soon. The sophomore averaged 10.8 points and 4.0 rebounds per game when he was healthy, though it could take a few games before he gets back to those numbers given how long he's been out.

Vitto Brown injured his lower leg during the second half of Tuesday's game against Michigan and is day-to-day, Jim Polzin of the Wisconsin State Journal reports.

Impact

Brown could be in danger of missing Saturday's game against Minnesota, in which case Alex Illikainen and Khalil Iverson would likely see more minutes. Nigel Hayes would also probably see more usage on the floor as a stretch forward. Brown has been averaging 7.9 points and 3.9 rebounds per game, and is also 23-of-68 from the 3-point line.

Keith Frazier (knee) will be inactive for Thursday's road game against Southern Miss, Clay Massey of the North Texas Daily reports.

Impact

Frazier did not travel with the team as he will miss a fourth consecutive game as he continues to recover from a car accident that he was involved in in early January. The senior guard will have his next opportunity to return to lineup Jan. 21 against Louisiana Tech.

Allonzo Trier's suspension will continue Thursday against USC, Bruce Pascoe of the Arizona Daily Star reports.

Impact

Reports surfaced Thursday that Trier's indefinite absence was linked to a positive test for a performance enhancing drug. With that, it remains unclear if or when Trier will be reinstated to play this season. Kobi Simmons figures to continue seeing the bulk of the minutes at shooting guard for the Wildcats moving forward.

O.G. Anunoby (knee) is considered out indefinitely, Mike Miller of The Herald-Times reports.

Impact

With Indiana off to a tough start in conference play, losing Anunoby for any extended period will be difficult for the Hoosiers to overcome. Anunoby has shown marked improvement as a scorer this season, averaging 11.1 points on 55.7 percent shooting and he's also arguably Indiana's most athletic presence on the interior. Given that Juwan Morgan (foot) is also hampered, Indiana could be pressed into using smaller lineups for the time being. Miller reports that Indiana did not release any further specifics on Anunoby's injury beyond the fact that he is out indefinitely.

Keondre Dew (suspension) will remain inactive for Thursday's game against Stanford, Danny Moran of The Oregonian reports.

Impact

Dew will miss a 10th consecutive contest as he continues to sit out due to disciplinary reasons. The junior forward has seen a slight increase in his points, rebounds, and assists totals compared to last season but he still shoots 26.3% from the field, making him an unfavorable play in fantasy formats.

Aaron Epps had 15 points (6-15 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 2-3 FT), 13 rebounds and a block over 34 minutes in Wednesday's loss to Auburn.

Impact

The junior played a season-high 34 minutes against the Tigers, posting his first double-double of the season in the process. The 6-10 forward is coming off another strong performance, where he posted 11 points and seven rebounds in a loss to Alabama. He is now averaging 6.7 points and 5.1 rebounds on the season and could see an increase in playing time with LSU on a four-game skid.

Purer had four points (0-1 FG, 4-6 FT), six rebounds and an assist over 29 minutes in Wednesday's loss to Alabama.

Impact

Despite the sophomore's struggles from the field over his past four games, averaging 5.3 points on 19.2 percent shooting, he is still second on the team in scoring and rebounding, averaging 10.9 points and 6.5 rebounds for the season. The 6-7 forward is also averaging north of 27 minutes per game, so he'll have plenty of opportunities to find his form again.

Cheikh N'diaye (shoulder) will not play Thursday against Stanford, Danny Moran of The Oregonian reports.

Impact

The senior big man is set to miss his tenth consecutive game Thursday as he continues to recover from a shoulder injury. There's still no timetable for his return, so he should be considered out indefinitely until he begins to ramp up his basketball activity. Drew Eubanks and Gligorije Rakocevic should see most of the minutes at center for the Beavers for the foreseeable future.

KeVaughn Allen scored one point (0-3 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 1-2 FT) and added two rebounds over 18 minutes in Wednesday's loss to South Carolina.

Impact

Florida's leading scorer struggled again Wednesday, failing to reach double figures in his third consecutive game for just the first time all year. His season average has dropped from 14.7 points to 13.2 points per game over that three-game stretch. The sophomore guard is a proven scorer, so he should snap out of this funk, it's just a matter of when.

Michal Cekovsky (ankle) is not warming with the team and is not expected to play Thursday against Iowa, Roman Stubbs of the Washington Post reports.

Impact

Cekovsky has been making encouraging progress from his ankle injury, but he's still not quite ready for game action. It appears he'll miss his sixth consecutive game Thursday as a result. With that, Damonte Dodd, Justin Jackson, and Ivan Bender figure to pick up most of the minutes in the Terrapin frontcourt Thursday.

Frankie Hughes had eight points (3-6 FG, 2-3 3Pt, 0-3 FT) and five rebounds over 23 minutes in Wednesday's loss to Alabama.

Impact

The freshman shot 50.0 percent from the field against the Crimson Tide, the first time he's shot over 35.0 percent from the field since November, and only the fourth time he's shot that well all season. The 6-4 guard will need to improve his shooting before he is taken seriously, as his 9.7 points per game come with a 29.9 field goal percentage.

Frank Jackson recorded three points (1-5 FG, 1-3 3Pt) and one rebound in Saturday's loss to Louisville.

Impact

Jackson struggled against the Cardinals just as he did in Duke's previous game at Florida State, scoring just three points for the second consecutive game. Additionally, the freshman point guard only played 10 minutes, which was his lowest total of the season. During his time on the court, Jackson did not record a single assist and was unable to connect on multiple open shots aside from one 3-pointer that accounted for his only points in the game. He will look to get back on track from when the Blue Devils host Miami on Saturday.