Friday, October 15, 2010
Manhattan adds Demetrius Jemison
By Kieran Darcy
Manhattan College officially announced on Friday that it has added former Alabama forward Demetrius Jemison to its roster for the upcoming season.
Jemison -- a 6-foot-8, 240-pound forward -- played in 93 games for the Crimson Tide in his first three years there, averaging 4 points and 4 rebounds per game while shooting 47.1 percent from the field. He sat out his senior year due to injury, and will have one year of eligibilty for the Jaspers as a graduate student.
Jemison's best year at Alabama was his sophomore year, when he started 32 of 33 games, and averaged 5.6 points and 5.3 rebounds per game, along with 20 blocked shots.