Oklahoma guard Whitney Hand faces up Tennessee guard Angie Bjorklund, right, in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Oklahoma City, Monday, Feb. 2, 2009. Hand had 20 points as Oklahoma won the game 80-70. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
NORMAN, Oklahoma -- NEWS 9 Sports Anchor Toby Rowland reports that OU women's basketball star Whitney Hand is out with an injury.
Hand has a fractured left index finger and is expected to miss games for up to 4 weeks. She suffered the injury in Saturday's win over Baylor. Hand is a starter, averaging 9.2 points per game and is considered one of the Big 12's best 3-point shooters. She is expected to be back in time for the NCAA tournament in mid-march.