Cierra Burdick will be out until at least early February after suffering a fractured right hand last Monday.Jenny Moshak, UT's associate director of sports medicine, offered the prognosis on Saturday after more evaluation of Burdick's injury. The 6-foot-2 sophomore forward, who has started 11 of 12 games this season, suffered the fracture while in the gym putting in extra work, apparently doing a defensive drill.Burdick's fracture will be re-evaluated this week. At this point, surgery is not expected to be necessary.Moshak's report corresponds with Burdick saying on Twitter last Wednesday night that she hopes to return in a month.
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