Player Stats
Team
Position
Height
Weight
Class
Points/Gm
Rebs/Gm
Ast/Gm
Stls/Gm
Blocks/Gm
TOs/Gm
Duke
Center
7'0"
252 lbs
Senior
6.6
7.1
0.5
0.5
0.9
1.2

Miles Plumlee Biography

Source: Duke University athletic website

June 18, 2012

Summary

Born Miles Christian Plumlee on September 1, 1988, in Fort Wayne, Indiana ... Son of Perky and Leslie Plumlee ... Father, Perky, is a lawyer and played basketball at Tennessee Tech ... Mother, Leslie, is a pharmacist and played basketball at Purdue ... An athletic big man with outstanding leaping ability and foot speed ... one of the top run and jump athletes in the ACC ... Leads the team with a 36.0 inch vertical leap ... jumping ability has led to 39 dunks over his first two seasons ... Continues to develop as a defensive presence and as an offensive threat ... has the ability to score on the block or facing up from 15 feet ... becoming more aggressive on both ends of the floor ... Has worked hard throughout his first two years to improve his strength and conditioning ... has positioned himself for a breakout junior campaign ... Efforts in the weight room have helped him gain nearly 25 pounds since arriving in Durham in the summer of 2008 ... one of the strongest players on the team ... Will be looked upon to fill the interior void left by the graduation of Brian Zoubek and Lance Thomas ... Active in Duke’s award-winning Verizon Read with the Blue Devils program