Stemler undergoes surgery

IU just sent out a short news release saying Lance Stemler underwent surgery today. Here it is:

Indiana forward Lance Stemler underwent surgery Thursday to correct a chronic left ankle injury that had been aggravated during the past season. He is out indefinitely.

The Columbia, Ill. native reinjured the ankle prior to the team’s Feb. 15 game at Purdue. Stemler returned for the Hoosiers’ final eight games. He finished the season averaging 6.6 points and 4.1 rebounds in 23.8 minutes per contest.