David Yankey knows how to adjust

Originally Published: December 27, 2013
By Ivan Maisel | ESPN.com

STANFORD, Calif. -- David Yankey, the All-American who isn't quite all American, has made a life of taking on dual roles. As the Australian-born son of a Ghanian father and a Slovakian mother, the Stanford guard began adjusting to the unfamiliar long ago.

His parents, David and Darina, moved their three boys to Roswell, Ga., from the Sydney suburbs in 2000. "I moved when I was only 8," David Jr., said, "so I didn't really get an Australian accent. But I didn't get a southern accent, either. ...

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