Tag Archives: Amile Jefferson

Injury didn’t slow down DeAndre Hunter’s recruitment

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Like quite a few others, Saint Joseph’s head coach Phil Martelli didn’t need to see much of Friends’ Central rising junior DeAndre Hunter to know how good he could be. The high-upside wing missed his entire … Continue reading

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Jason Polykoff leaving Philly to take over at Earlham

Jeff McDevitt (@JeffMcDev) & Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – All his life, Jason Polykoff‘s basketball career has kept him in Philadelphia. Before spending the last two seasons under Jerome Allen as an assistant at Penn, Polykoff was the head boys’ coach at … Continue reading

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Amile Jefferson primed for big sophomore year at Duke

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – (This feature is part of CoBL’s 2013-14 College Preview; for a complete schedule and links to already-released pieces, click here) With some high-profile freshmen on the Duke roster getting lots of publicity for some eye-popping preseason … Continue reading

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Friends’ Central’s Jefferson fitting in just fine at Duke

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Nine games into his first season at Duke, Amile Jefferson is starting to get comfortable. Playing at the Atlantic Coast Conference powerhouse, under legendary coach Mike Krzyzewski, brings with it a lot of responsibility. Add in … Continue reading

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