Jon Sheyer is a retired professional basketball player and coach from the United States. Additionally, Jon Scheyer is the head coach of the Atlantic Coast Conference Duke Blue Devils (ACC).
|full name:||Jon Sheyer|
|date of birth:||August 24, 1987|
|Profession:||Basketball coach, former basketball player|
|high:||6 feet 6 inches (1.98m)|
|Wedding date:||May 1, 2017|
|net worth||$1 million to $5 million|
|place of birth||Northbrook, Illinois|
|Country of Citizenship||American|
Jon Sher Biography
Jonathan James Sheyer, better known as Jon Sheyer, was born on August 24, 1987 in Northbrook, Illinois, USA. According to his date of birth, he is 34 years old and has Israeli-American citizenship. Also, the former player was born under the sign of a Virgo and is of mixed race.
Jon Scheyer is the son of Jim and Laury Scheyer (mother). This man grew up in a Jewish family.
Jon Sher height and weight
The former basketball player and coach is 6 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 86 kilograms. Also, the man has gray eyes and blond hair, and there is no information about his other physical characteristics.
Jon Scheyer Education and Early Life
As far as his academic career goes, he attended Glenbrook North High School, where he led the Spartans to the Illinois High School Association Class AA State Basketball Championship as a junior, finished third as a freshman in 2003, and Appeared in the Elite Eight 3 times in the state playoffs from 2003 to 2006.
Known as “Jewish Jordan,” the Spartans’ state championship basketball team was the only team in history to have an all-Jewish starting lineup.
In addition, he later attended Glenbrook North High School. He once scored 21 points in the final 75 seconds of the game in an attempt to make a comeback. He ranks fourth in Illinois’ high school scoring history and led the team to a state championship in 2005. Additionally, he was named the Illinois Mr. Basketball in 2006.
He chose to play for Duke University (2006-10). During the 2009-10 season, he captained Duke University to an NCAA National Championship, as well as an ACC regular-season and tournament championship. He ranks ninth in scoring and has the most consecutive games in Duke history.
Jon Sher’s career
Jon Scheyer is a basketball coach and former professional player. He was not selected in the 2010 NBA draft. Additionally, he did play in the 2010 Miami Heat Las Vegas Summer League, but during the July team he was poked in the eye by the Golden State Warriors’ Joe Ingles, causing his right eye to become permanent Injuried. Not only did he damage the optic nerve, but he also tore the retina and had to have surgery to repair it.
In 2010, he was invited to the Los Angeles Clippers training camp, but was released after the team’s final roster was finalized. Additionally, in 2011, he was a shooting guard for the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the NBA Development League. He has also worked in Maccabi Tel Aviv (2011-12) and Gran Canaria (2012-13).
Jon Sheyer joined the Duke men’s basketball coaching staff as a special assistant after assistant coach Chris Collins resigned in April 2013. On April 18, 2014, after Steve Wojciechowski left the team, he was promoted to full-time assistant coach.
Jon and Nate James were promoted to associate head coaches after associate head coach Jeff Capel stepped down after the 2018 season. On January 6, 2021, he took over as acting head coach in Duke’s 83-82 win over Boston College, replacing Krzyzewski, who was quarantined with COVID-19.
On June 2, 2021, it was announced that Jon Scheyer would take over as Duke basketball coach following Mike Krzyzewski’s retirement at the end of the 2021-22 season. After retiring, Krzyzewski will officially take over as head coach in April 2022.
Jon Shear Award
During his playing and coaching career, he has received numerous awards and accolades. NCAA Champion (2010), Consensus Second Team All-American (2010), First Team All-ACC (2010), ACC Freshman (2007), ACC Tournament MVP (2009), McDonald’s All-American (2006) .
Other highlights and awards during his career include being named to the All-American First Team (2006), All-American Fourth Team (2005) and Illinois Mr. Basketball (2006). As an assistant coach, he was a two-time NCAA champion (2015) and an ACC Tournament champion (2017, 2019).
Jon Sheyer Net Worth
As of now, the basketball coach has not disclosed his net worth, salary or income. According to some online media reports, he is worth between $1 million and $5 million.
jon sher wife, marriage
In May 2017, Jon Scheyer married longtime girlfriend Marcelle Provincial. The couple have two children, Noah and Jett, from their marriage. The family lived a luxurious and happy life. The basketball coach is not currently involved in any controversy or rumors.