Web Run: N.C. State's Thomas has knee surgery

Johnny Thomas, a freshman basketball player at N.C. State and a former star at Greensboro Day, has a knee condition that will likely keep him out for the season.

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"N.C. State defensive tackle DeMario Pressley injured his knee during a non-contact drill Thursday and will be out indefinitely. The injury will require surgery. If it's serious enough, Pressley has a redshirt year available." - Director of media relations Annabelle Myers



N.C. State's Thomas has knee surgery
Jim Young * News-Record
Johnny Thomas, a freshman basketball player at N.C. State and a former star at Greensboro Day, has a knee condition that will likely keep him out for the season. Thomas, a 6-foot-5, 205-pound swingman, injured his knee while playing pickup basketball earlier this week, according to Freddy Johnson, Thomas' coach at Greensboro Day. Thomas was diagnosed with an osteochondral defect in his knee, Johnson said, a condition in which a lack of blood flow causes cartilage to become brittle and break free. Thomas had surgery to repair the defect on Friday. Read More

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