Photo: Amile Jefferson graduates, shows off Duke championship ring

Over the weekend, Duke Blue Devils big man Amile Jefferson walked across the stage in his cap and gown for graduation. While Jefferson now has his diploma, he is not done as a member of the basketball team. After receiving his diploma, Jefferson showed off his excitement by flashing his other prized possession, his national championship ring, to the camera. Congrats Amile...
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May 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo: Amile Jefferson Graduates From Duke, Shows Off Blue Devils’ National Championship Ring

Amile Jefferson has one more season as a member of Duke’s men’s basketball team, but his time as an undergrad at the university is over.  The Blue Devils’ big man has graduated.  Duke posted a picture of Jefferson in his cap and gown. He’s wearing his 2014 national championship ring.  Congrats Amile! Duke graduateNational champion4x All-ACC Academic Team Not done...
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May 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Amile Jefferson given medical redshirt, eligible for 2016-17 season

The Duke Blue Devils lost a big piece of their team last season when forward Amile Jefferson went down with a broken foot in December. After injury, he did not return to the court and it looked like he would never play for the Blue Devils again. However, he has been pushing for a medical redshirt so he could add one more season of eligibility to his career. It was reported early...
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April 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Duke’s Amile Jefferson ruled eligible for 2016-17 season

Duke senior forward Amile Jefferson has officially been ruled eligible for the 2016-17 season, per a release from the school.  Jefferson, a 6-foot-9, 225-pound forward, missed the majority of the 2015-16 season with a foot injury. He played in just nine games before going out in early December.  The Philadelphia native received a medical hardship waiver.  Amile Jefferson...
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April 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Duke's Jefferson done for season, seeking hardship waiver

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) Duke senior forward Amile Jefferson is done for the season because of a broken right foot, but he may return next year. Team officials and doctors say Jefferson will miss the rest of the season for the 17th-ranked Blue Devils. The announcement came hours before their rivalry game with No. 8 North Carolina. Jefferson was averaging 11.4 points and 10.3 rebounds...
Via Associated Press
March 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Amile Jefferson Still Out For Duke But Blue Devils ‘Very Much’ Hope He’ll Be Back This Season

Amile Jefferson remains sidelined for Duke.  The Blue Devils senior forward broke his foot in early December and hasn’t played since. He’s gotten back on the practice court in recent weeks, though, and has been making progress. A recent photo tweeted out by Duke showed Jefferson in practice gear without a walking boot.  Jefferson will not play this afternoon against Pittsburgh...
Via College Spun
February 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo: Duke Tweet Shows Amile Jefferson’s Back At Practice With Blue Devils

Duke fans are growing excited about the recent activity concerning senior forward Amile Jefferson, who hasn’t played since breaking a bone in his right foot back in December.  Wednesday afternoon, Duke posted this photo to Twitter of the team seeking shelter underneath the Cameron Indoor Stadium during a tornado warning, and one thing in particular stuck out – Amile Jefferson...
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February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Broken foot to sideline Duke F Amile Jefferson for a month

The Duke Blue Devils got some pretty bad news earlier this week when senior forward Amile Jefferson went down with a foot injury in practice. He was later diagnosed with a fractured right foot and we now know how long he will be kept off the court. College Basketball Talk reported that Jefferson will miss at least a month while dealing with the injury. It looks like Jefferson will...
Via Campus Sports Net
December 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Duke forward Jefferson out indefinitely with right foot injury

DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke says forward Amile Jefferson will be out indefinitely with an unspecified right foot injury.Coach Mike Krzyzewski announced the injury Monday in a brief statement issued by the school.Krzyzewski called the injury ''unfortunate, to say the least,'' but praised Jefferson as being ''strong in both person and character.''Jefferson - the leading returning scorer from...
Via Associated Press
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Duke senior F Amile Jefferson suffers sprained ankle

Duke basketball fans can rest easy as it has been reported that senior forward Amile Jefferson didn’t break his ankle. He left Wednesday’s exhibition game against Livingston early after suffering an ankle injury. The Duke captain will likely not miss as much time as expected. It was reported by Stephen Wiseman of the Durham Sun-Herald that x-rays confirmed a sprained ankle for...
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November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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