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LSU forward Josh LeBlanc Sr. leaves with injury vs. Alabama men's basketball

Erik Hall
Lafayette Daily Advertiser

Late in the second half, LSU forward Josh LeBlanc Sr. came out of the game with an injury during the game vs. Alabama men's basketball in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

LeBlanc walked off the court with 5:05 left in the second half holding his right wrist. 

Alabama led 70-51 when LeBlanc came out of the game.

LeBlanc had four points and three rebounds in 25 minutes before leaving the game. Wednesday was LeBlanc's first start of the season for LSU. 

Alabama forward Juwan Gary (4) pulls down a rebound against LSU forward Josh LeBlanc Sr. (11) in Coleman Coliseum Wednesday, February 3, 2021. [Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr.]

He did not return during the final 5:05. Alabama beat LSU 78-60. 

Alabama, ranked No. 7 in the Ferris Mowers Men's Basketball Coaches Poll, improved to 15-4 overall and 10-0 in the SEC. LSU went to 11-6 overall and 6-4 in the SEC. 

After Wednesday, Alabama leads the all-time series 111-74 vs. LSU.

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Will Wade is the LSU men's basketball head coach. Nate Oats is the Alabama Crimson Tide men's basketball head coach.

Erik Hall is the lead digital producer for sports with the USA Today Network. You can find him on Twitter @HallErik