Ezeli, Jenkins, Taylor to return to Vandy
Junior center Festus Ezeli, sophomore guard John Jenkins and
junior forward Jeffery Taylor will each return to Vanderbilt for
the 2011-12 season.
With the trio’s decision to remain at Vanderbilt, the Commodores
will return all five starters and 10 letterwinners from the 2010-11
team that finished 23-11.
Coach Kevin Stallings commended the players for ”the
intelligent and diligent way” they made their decision and says
their return will position the Commodores for an exciting
Jenkins led the Southeastern Conference in 2010-11 in scoring
with 19.5 points and 3-pointers with 3.1 per game. Ezeli averaged
13 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.6 blocks per game. Taylor averaged
14.7 points and 5.5 rebounds.