After losing the majority of his senior season to injury, Amile Jefferson was granted a fifth year of eligibility to pursue his second national championship. As indicated from the latest installment of the Summer Grind series from Duke Blue Planet, the Philadelphia native has no plans to waste this second chance at a final season.
The Blue Devils have named their captains for the upcoming season with Amile Jefferson joining Grayson Allen and Matt Jones in the offices.
The addition of Marques Bolden now gives Duke an embarrassment of riches. The question is now can Duke be historic, and what can potentially slow them down next season?
DURHAM, N.C. – The Atlantic Coast Conference has approved a medical hardship waiver for Duke senior Amile Jefferson, making him eligible to compete for the Blue Devils in 2016-17.
Will Duke forward Amile Jefferson return this season? ACC Insider and former Tar Heel Jason Capel tells us if he thinks the Blue Devils senior leader, who has been out since Dec. 12 with a foot injury, will return at all during the 2015-16 campaign.
February 16, 2016
Duke senior forward Amile Jefferson will be out indefinitely after sustaining a right foot injury.
December 14, 2015
Duke captain Amile Jefferson recaps his team's win over Yale and discusses the value of the 1-3-1 zone defense for the Blue Devils.
November 26, 2015
The Blue Devils are 4-1 on the young season and several truths have already revealed themselves. What do we know about Coach K's latest roster just a few weeks into the year? We explore that in depth.
November 24, 2015