BATON ROUGE, La. (WVLA) - LSU designated hitter Bryce Jordan will miss the 2017 season with the Tigers due to a knee injury, head coach Paul Mainieri announced to the media on Wednesday.
The junior from Lake Charles suffered the injury in practice earlier in the week while chasing a fly ball.
"Bryce only knows one way to play the game: full speed," Mainieri told Geaux Nation's Taylor Halsey.
Mainieri said Jordan will see a specialist this week and most likely undergo surgery on the injured knee.
Bryce Adams and Jordan Romero are the two most likely contenders for taking over Jordan's role this season.
Tune in to Geaux Nation at 5, 6 & 10 for more details on the LSU Tigers and Jordan's injury.