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Joseph Yesufu

Position Guard
Height 6'0"
Weight 180 lbs.
Class Sophomore
Hometown Bolingbrook, Ill.
High School Bilingbrook HS / Drake

Yesufu is an explosive guard with great range and speed. He averaged 12.8 points per game in 2020-21 for Drake and was even more impressive down the stretch averaging 23.2 points during the final nine games of the year. The Bolingbrook, Illinois, native scored 30-points twice against Evansville, including a career-high 36 on Feb. 22.

Yesufu started the last seven games of the 2020-21 season, including four post-season contests, and was the 2021 Missouri Valley Conference Sixth Man of the Year and was chosen to the league’s all-bench and most improved teams. He was also named to the 2021 MVC All-Tournament and was a league scholar athlete. Drake finished 26-5 in 2020-21.