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Get to Know: DaQuan Jefferies

By Tracee Jay | October 22, 2019

Learn more about the newest member of the Stockton Kings!

DaQuan Jefferies comes to the Kings by way of a two-way contract. He’s previously played for Tulsa University and the Orlando Magic.

Jeffries is listed at 6’5” and 229 pounds, averaging 13 points, 5.6 rebounds, and 1.8 assists for Tulsa last season.

At Las Vegas Summer League, the forward made an impact in a multitude of way. He showed to be a strong shooter, converting on 54.5 percent (12-of-22) of his attempts from three-point range.

 

Career Highlights

  • 2018-19 All-AAC Third Team selection as a Senior.
  • Capped his Tulsa career by winning the State Farm College Slam Dunk Contest at the Final Four in Minneapolis.
  • As a Sophomore in 2016-17, voted All-Western Junior College Athletic Conference First Team and All-Region V at Western Texas Community College.
  • Averaged 16.3 points and 7.7 rebounds in three games at the 2019 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament.

Senior Year Stats

  • Averaged 13.0 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.2 blocks (sixth in AAC) while shooting 50.2 percent from the field (eighth in AAC).
  • Led the team in points (404), blocks (38) and steals (31).
  • Had five 20-point games and two double-doubles.
  • Scored 24 points on 10-of-11 shooting, including 4-of-5 threes, vs. UT-Arlington (Nov. 27).