Josh Reaves is out with a left lower-leg injury, the Penn State men’s basketball team announced in a press release Tuesday night.
The guard is “expected to miss the Nittany Lions’ opening three games,” according to the release.
Penn State opens the season at home against Albany at 7 p.m. Friday. The Nittany Lions then play Duquesne at 6 p.m. Sunday and Grand Canyon at 7 p.m. Tuesday before taking on No. 1 Duke on Nov. 19.
Reaves went 7 for 9 from the field and finished with 15 points in 21 minutes in the team’s exhibition game against Lock Haven last Friday.
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He averaged 6.4 points and started 20 games last season.