Dr. Luis Scheker and Dr. Joseph Kutz performed the operation on Brohm's thumb at 8:00 a.m. Sunday morning.
According to U of L team physician Dr. Raymond Shea, there was no fracture of the bone, but the ligament was torn off the bone and had to be surgically repaired. Shea said there was a firm and sturdy repair, and will be immobilized for the next two weeks before he can begin rehabilitation. Brohm's expected to miss the next 3-6 weeks.
The former Trinity High School product was 10-of-14 for 181 yards and a touchdown before leaving the game in the third quarter. He's thrown for 742 yards and three touchdowns this season.