UConn forward Morgan Tuck has been granted a medical hardship waiver for the 2013-14 season and will have three years of eligibility remaining in her varsity career. She will play this season.
Tuck, who would have been a junior, appeared in a total of eight games last before being sidelined by injury and underwent two surgical procedures on her right knee. She is expected to be ready for the start of the 2014-15 season and will have three years of eligibility remaining.
The Bolingbrook, Ill. native averaged 7.5 points and 2.4 rebounds per game last year and scored a career-high 19 points in her final appearance of the season, a 90-40 win over Houston on January 7.