Semi Ojeleye has committed to SMU after transferring from Duke.
The 6-foot-8 forward was averaging 3.0 points and 2.3 rebounds per game for the Blue Devils in six games this season. Ojeleye was rated as the top prospect in the state of Kansas by ESPN out of high school and 40th in the country.
He will have 2.5 seasons of eligibility starting December of 2015.
December 27, 2014
Duke forward Semi Ojeleye has announced that he will be transferring from the school. The Fighting Illini are one of many schools pursuing the sophomore.
Originally a member of the Class of 2013, Ojeleye was rated a four star recruit by ESPN. He chose Duke over Oregon, Indiana, and Stanford, but limited playing through one and half seasons with the Blue Devils has forced him to look...
Duke says forward Semi Ojeleye is leaving the program.
School officials said Sunday that Ojeleye received a full release and is expected to transfer to another Division I school. Ojeleye is a 6-foot-8, 230-pound forward from Ottawa, Kansas, who averaged three points and 2.3 rebounds in six games for the second-ranked Blue Devils (8-0).
Coach Mike Krzyzewski called Ojeleye ''an...
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December 14, 2014
Duke announced today that Semi Ojeleye will transfer from the team. Bret Strelow tweeted the press release which you can view below.
Release from Duke on Semi leaving pic.twitter.com/sFsb5fwsvm
— Bret Strelow (@bretstrelow) December 14, 2014
Duke basketball sophomores Matt Jones and Semi Ojeleye both turned 20 yesterday, and their teammates knew how to celebrate… with cake, lemonade, and a rousing rendition of “Happy Birthday,” of course. The program posted videos on Instagram of the occasion and…well, let’s just say that basketball is definitely the primary strength of this team.
If it's your birthday...
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