Saint Joseph’s one-point loss Saturday would had been difficult sufficient for the lads’s basketball staff, however Pierfrancesco Oliva’s grotesque leg damage made it a in point of fact painful night time.
The Saint Joseph’s ahead was once using to the basket within the first part when he was once met by way of Duquesne defender Michael Hughes on the rim, the place Hughes blocked the shot and despatched Oliva falling to the court docket.
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Oliva was once observed writhing and screaming in ache in a video posted on Deadspin.
Oliva was once taken off the court docket on a stretcher and transported to a medical institution in Pittsburgh, however his standing wasn’t in an instant up to date after the sport.
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Saint Joseph’s fell to Duquesne, 85-84. Oliva was once averaging three.7 issues and five.6 rebounds earlier than the damage.