Full Name:
Jared Scott Carter Jeffries
Position:
Forward
College:
Indiana
Height:
6-10
Weight:
215
High School:
Bloomington North HS (Bloomington, Ind.)
Birthdate:
November 25, 1981
Birthplace:
Bloomington, Ind.

Statistics

NBA DRAFT 2002
Selected in the first round (11th overall) by the Washington Wizards.

TEAM WORKOUTS/FEATURES
May 24: Q&A with Phoenix Suns
Suns Take Second Look at Jared Jeffries

HIGHLIGHTS
Early entry candidate for the 2002 NBA Draft.
Played two seasons at Indiana.
Named Big Ten Most Valuable Player as a sophomore, as well as Second Team All-America by the Associated Press.
Finished eighth in the voting for the Wooden Award.
Named Third Team All-America by The Sporting News.
Earned NABC All-District First Team honors.
Named First Team All-Mid-East by Basketball Times.
Was a finalist for the USBWA Player of the Year.
Named Big Ten Player of the Year by The Sporting News and Collegeinsider.com.
Ranks 36th on Indiana’s all-time scoring list (1,008 points).
One of only six sophomores in school history to reach 1,000 points.


AT INDIANA
As a sophomore, led Indiana in scoring (15.0 ppg) and rebounding (7.6 rpg).
Finished second in steals (31) and blocks (46).
Helped lead the Hoosiers to the 2002 National Championship Game, which they lost to Maryland.
Had 24 points and 15 rebounds in the upset of No. 1 seed Duke in the Southeast Regional Semifinals.
Scored 22 points against UNC-Wilmington in the second round of the NCAA Tourney.
Scored a season-high 28 points against Notre Dame.
Recorded 26 points and 12 rebounds against Purdue.

As a freshman, averaged 13.9 points and 6.9 rebounds.
Named 2001 Big Ten Freshman of the Year and Second Team All-Big Ten.
Also named to The Sporting News Freshman All-America team.
Had 26 points and 12 rebounds against Michigan.
Had 15 points and 17 rebounds vs. Penn State.
Had 17 points and seven rebounds in the Big Ten Championship Game.

STATISTICS
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2000-01 34 34 164 371 .442 129 208 .620 234 82 31 42 469 13.9
2001-02 36 36 189 414 .457 134 201 .667 273 74 54 46 539 15.0
TOTALS 70 70 353 785 .450 263 409 .643 471 156 85 88 1008 14.4
Three-point field goals: 2000-01, 43-for-127 (.339); 2001-02, 60-for-167 (.359). Totals: 179-for-526 (.340).