In today’s game, there’s a lot of emphasis on talented freshmen which is understandable. However, there is no substitute for experience. You could be the greatest freshman ever but no matter how good you are, you haven’t been there before.
So having seniors is a big plus. And having a senior who is willing to step up, who wants to help those freshmen, is a huge asset.
Which brings us to Amile Jefferson.
Jefferson wrote an open letter to his new teammates that you really should read. It’s very impressive and, we hope, a helpful guide.