Maurice Jeffers

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Maurice Jeffers
Maurice Jeffers.jpg
Swingman
Personal information
Born (1979-04-03) April 3, 1979 (age 35)
Morrilton, Arkansas
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
Listed weight 202.4 lb (92 kg)
Career information
High school Morrilton (Morrilton, Arkansas)
College Arkansas – Fort Smith (1997–1999)
Saint Louis (1999–2001)
NBA draft 2001 / Round: 2 / Pick: 54th overall
Selected by the Sacramento Kings
Pro playing career 2001–2011
Career history
2001 Asheville Altitude (D-League)
2002 Fribourg Olympic (Switzerland)
2003 Texas RimRockers (ABA)
2003 Kansas Cagerz (USBL)
2003–2004 Cornellà (Spain)
2004 Kansas Cagerz (USBL)
2004–2005 Baloncesto León (Spain)
2005–2006 L'Hospitalet (Spain)
2006 Kansas Cagerz (D-League)
2006–2007 Lleida Bàsquet (Spain)
2007–2008 Breogán (Spain)
2008–2010 Gießen 46ers (Germany)
2010–2011 Club Atlético Lanús (Argentina)
2011 Gießen 46ers (Germany)

Maurice Cardale Jeffers (born April 3, 1979) is an American professional basketball player. He is 6'5" in height and weighs 210 pounds. Plays the shooting guard and small forward positions. He was selected in the 2nd Round (54th) pick in the 2001 NBA Draft by the Sacramento Kings, but he has never signed a contract with an NBA team.

High school and college career[edit]

Jeffers, one of the best players to come from Morrilton High School. Attended Westark Junior College located in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. His second season (1998–1999) he averaged 20 points, 9.5 rebounds, 2 assists and 1.1 steals per game. He moved on to college ball at St. Louis University. In his senior season (2000–2001) he averaged 16.0 points, 6.1 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1 steal per game. His season high was 27 points in a (71-61) win over Louisville Cardinals on January 6, 2001.

Notes & External Links[edit]

http://www.slubillikens.com/sports/m-baskbl/archive/071301aac.html

http://www.slubillikens.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/030601aaa.html

http://www.slubillikens.com/sports/m-baskbl/recaps/010601aaa.html

http://www.slubillikens.com/sports/m-baskbl/stats/010601aaa.html

Interview with Maurice Jeffers (German): http://www.giessen46ers.de/index.php?m1=team&m0=giessen&saison=2010&content=spieler&spielerID=281&m2=portrait

http://statistik.beko-bbl.de/bbl/stats/player/index.php?team=421&saison=2011&spieler_id=10924

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