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Duke C Jack Wohlabaugh out indefinitely (torn ACL); reserve CB Ken Torain out too

Duke football must be ready to move forward without one of its key pieces up front: redshirt senior center Jack Wohlabaugh.

During practice on Tuesday, Wohlabaugh tore his right ACL, which will require surgery; Wohlabaugh will be out for an indefinite amount of time.

The 6-foot-4, 305-pound center spent two seasons at Ohio State (2016-17) before transferring to Duke (Jan 2018). An Honorable Mention All-ACC selection in last season, Wohlabaugh has seen action in 22 games (1,477 snaps) — making 18 starts. Wohlabaugh was one of four returning starters along the offensive line for the Blue Devils.

Unfortunately, Duke had to announce another injured player: backup redshirt sophomore cornerback Ken Torain.

Torain will need surgery after suffering an injury to his right shoulder.

Duke opens the 2020 season next Saturday: Sept. 12 at Notre Dame.

 

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