Bumps and bruises are a part of any sport, no matter the level or style of play. College basketball is no different, with the long grind of a season leading to numerous players having to miss pieces of or entire games due to various types of injury.
But not all injuries are created equal, nor is the impact each has on the hurt player and his team. While most ailments are minor and result in minimal time away from the game, others can last much longer and have long-term ramifications.
As Division I teams move toward the home stretch of the regular season, we look at the injuries that have had the biggest impact on the 2013-2014 campaign.