Basketball Vol Wayne Chism Recovering This Morning

Knoxville (WVLT) - UT basketball player Wayne Chism is recovering from a head injury.

Chism was injured during the Vols practice Tuesday afternoon.

Coach Bruce Pearl says the sophomore starter collided with another player during Tuesday practice, and was kept overnight at UT Medical Center for observation.

Officials say Chism's preliminary tests turned out well and he should make a speedy recovery.

Coach Pearl expected Chism to remain in the hospital overnight, but the UT Medical center says there is no record of the basketball player in their computers this morning.


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