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April 3, 1979 |
|Listed height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Listed weight||215 lb (98 kg)|
|High school||Morrilton (Morrilton, Arkansas)|
|NBA draft||2001 / Round: 2 / Pick: 55th overall|
|Selected by the Sacramento Kings|
|Position||Small forward / Shooting guard|
|2009-2010||Club Atlético Lanús-Argentina|
Maurice Cardale Jeffers (born April 3, 1979) is an American former 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 (55th) 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
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
Interview with Maurice Jeffers (German): http://www.giessen46ers.de/index.php?m1=team&m0=giessen&saison=2010&content=spieler&spielerID=281&m2=portrait