Gerald Henderson took his talents to the NBA after his junior season in which he scored 16.5 points per game and snagged 4.9 rebounds per contest for the Blue Devils. Now, four years later and less than a week after Duke’s Class of 2013 graduated, Henderson is back in Durham to pursue his diploma.
Duke Blue Planet broke the news of Henderson’s return to college with this instagram photo of Henderson with his backpack. During his time at Duke, Henderson majored in psychology and was pursuing a certificate in markets and management studies.
Henderson has blossomed into a valuable NBA commodity over the past two seasons, averaging more than 15 points in both seasons and starting 113 of the 123 games he played. Henderson is due for a pay raise this offseason when he becomes a restricted free agent. He is expected to draw interest from teams looking for a scoring punch from the backcourt.