Akil Mitchell, left, as he looks to pass the ball during an NBA summer league basketball game in Orlando, Fla. The former Charlotte Christian and Virginia basketball player’s eye popped out of its socket after he was poked in the face during a pro game in New Zealand.
Akil Mitchell, left, as he looks to pass the ball during an NBA summer league basketball game in Orlando, Fla. The former Charlotte Christian and Virginia basketball player’s eye popped out of its socket after he was poked in the face during a pro game in New Zealand. John Raoux AP
Akil Mitchell, left, as he looks to pass the ball during an NBA summer league basketball game in Orlando, Fla. The former Charlotte Christian and Virginia basketball player’s eye popped out of its socket after he was poked in the face during a pro game in New Zealand. John Raoux AP

Former UVA, Charlotte Christian player OK after eye pops out of socket

January 27, 2017 5:55 PM