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VCU’s Baldwin suffers ruptured Achilles tendon

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Published: Jun. 3, 2021 at 10:59 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - VCU sophomore guard Ace Baldwin is recovering from a ruptured Achilles tendon suffered last week, the program announced on Thursday.

Baldwin underwent successful surgery on Tuesday to repair the injury. A timetable for his return has yet to be determined.

The point guard was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team following a debut campaign in which he started all 26 games and averaged 6.7 points along with a team-high 4.5 assists per game. Baldwin is the first Ram to start every game as a freshman in 12 years and tallied a team-best 55 steals.

We will keep you updated with any additional information as it becomes available on the sophomore’s recovery.

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