Auburn transfer Matthew Atewe hopes to provide Huskies with toughness, rebounding, shot-blocking ability
(UPDATE: The Huskies officially announced the addition of Atewe to the program, and confirmed that he will sit out the 2015-16 season, per NCAA transfer rules.)
SEATTLE – A stress fracture in Matthew Atewe’s left leg spoiled his first season at Auburn, where he played sparingly – and at less than full strength – as a true freshman in 2013-14.
And after undergoing offseason surgery to repair that fracture, Atewe opened it again during an exhibition game at the beginning of his sophomore year.
Turns out, that was the last time he put on an Auburn uniform. The second injury …