University of Alabama men's basketball forward Demetrius Jemison will miss the entire 2009-10 season with a ruptured Achilles tendon. The injury, confirmed by an MRI on Sunday, will require surgery to repair.
September 28, 2009
Arkansas Basketball Coach John Pelphrey admitted after Alabama's 59-56 win over the Razorbacks in Bama's Coleman Coliseum Wednesday night that he might expect his inside players to be dominated by Crimson Tide star Richard Hendrix. Hendrix had a decent game and one particularly outstanding play, but he wasn't the big story.
February 27, 2008
Demetrius Jemison, a 6-foot-7, 225 pound forward who helped lead Huffman High School in Birmingham to the 2006 Alabama 6A Final Four's championship game has signed a scholarship to attend and play basketball at The University of Alabama.
Demetrius Jemison was one of the best remaining forwards on the board. All that ended Wednesday night when the Birmingham (Ala.) Huffman standout settled in on a decision.
Birmingham Huffman senior Demetrius Jemison is still available. The power forward says he'll deal with recruiting after he chases down a state title dream.