Report: Boeheim tells ESPN reporter that Keita should play against BC

Published 02/17 2014 04:45PM

Updated 02/18 2014 02:05PM

Baye Moussa Keita
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Updated at 1:42 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 18

Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – Jim Boeheim reportedly told ESPN reporter Andy Katz that he expects Baye Moussa Keita to play when the Syracuse University men’s basketball team hosts Boston College on Wednesday night.

ESPNU posted Boeheim’s comment in a Twitter update on Tuesday.

Keita suffered a knee injury against Clemson on Feb. 9.

He missed the Orange’s last two games, but practiced with the team on Monday.

Keita is second on the team in blocks with 23.

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