Fordhams Jon Severe Will Rejoin the Rams Friday

Friday, January 2, 2015

Fordhams Jon Severe will return to the program Friday after a one-month leave of absence, Rams head coach Tom Pecora told Bleacher Report Thursday night Having Jon Severe back with us at 100 percent will obviously raise our talent level and make us a better basketball team, Pecora said The key to the process is Jon feeling comfortable enough to come back and compete on a daily basis Its been a turbulent start to the 2014-15 season for Severe, a sophomore, who last year averaged 173 points per game On Nov 8, six days before Fordham opened its season, for one week due to a violation of team rules He missed the Rams first game, and when he returned, he scored five points and played a combined 39 minutes in three games Then, on Nov 29, the school announced that Severe was taking and would be out indefinitely Hes missed the Rams last seven games as a result Pecora said Severe will practice Friday after the two meet earlier in the morning, and hell be available Sunday when Fordham ope...