DaQuan Marquel Jeffries was born on August 30, 1997 in Edmond, Oklahoma. The son of Edward Johnson and Sharonda Jeffries, DaQuan was a four-year letterwinner at Santa Fe High School in Edmond. In 2015, he earned Oklahoma Class 6A All-State honors and was named the Defensive Player of the Year in the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference. Jeffries helped lead Santa Fe to a runner-up finish at the 2015 Oklahoma State Tournament. Jeffries lists Kawhi Leonard as his favorite NBA player, and Leonard is the reason he wore No. 2 while playing collegiately at Tulsa University. Follow DaQuan on Twitter and Instagram @daquanjeffries2.