|No. 41 – Gaziantep Basketbol|
November 3, 1986 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||215 lb (98 kg)|
|High school||Lynwood (Lynwood, California)|
|NBA draft||2008 / Undrafted|
|2013–2015||Changwon LG Sakers|
|2015||Al Shabab (Dubai)|
|2016||Capitanes de Arecibo|
|2016||Guaros de Lara|
|Career highlights and awards|
Jefferson prepped at Lynwood High School and went to a fifth year prep school at The Patterson School in Patterson, North Carolina. Rivals.com listed Jefferson as a five-star recruit, the 15th rated prospect of the entire 2006 class and as the No. 2 player out of California, behind Brook Lopez.
Jefferson entered the 2008 NBA Draft and hired an agent, thereby ending his college eligibility. However, he was not drafted. After being undrafted he signed his first professional contract with Maccabi Haifa of the Israeli League. The 2010–11 season he spent playing in France with ASVEL Basket. In July 2011 he signed a one-year contract with Triumph Lyubertsy in Russia. He was named Russian PBL MVP for the 2011–12 season. In November 2012, he signed a one-year contract with Yenisey Krasnoyarsk in Russia.
For the 2013–14 season he signed with Changwon LG Sakers of South Korea. In June 2014, he re-signed with them for one more season. In March 2015, Jefferson was kicked out of the team for unprofessional conduct and stretching during the national anthem. In August 2015, he signed with Al Shabab Dubai.
On August 17, 2016, Jefferson signed with the Venezuelan club Guaros de Lara. With them he won the 2016 FIBA Intercontinental Cup. On November 8, 2016, he signed with Turkish club Gaziantep Basketbol.
- "Davon Jefferson". The Official Site of USC Trojan Athletics. Retrieved November 26, 2012.
- 2007-08 Pac-10 Men's Basketball All-Conference Honors Announced
- "USC's Jefferson to declare". Fox. 2008-04-28. Archived from the original on May 1, 2008. Retrieved 2008-04-29.
- Jefferson Signs With Heat...Maccabi Haifa Heat
- ASVEL tabs Gelabale and Jefferson
- BC Triumph announces Davon Jefferson
- Davon Jefferson named Russian PBL MVP
- BC Enisey announces Davon Jefferson
- Davon Jefferson will return to LG Electronics next season
- LG Sakers fire Davon Jefferson for disrespecting Korean national anthem
- Davon Jefferson signs with Al Shabab Dubai
- Krasny Oktyabr lands Davon Jefferson
- Capitanes adicionan a Jefferson (Spanish)
- "Davon Jefferson inks with Guaros de Lara". Sportando.com. August 17, 2016. Retrieved August 17, 2016.
- Guaros de Lara crowned 2016 FIBA Intercontinental Cup champions
- Gaziantep inks Davon Jefferson