2008-09 Men's Basketball
Evan Jefferson
Evan Jefferson
No.: 34
Pos.: G
Cl.: Sr.
Ht.: 5-10
Wt.: 192
Hometown (Last School): Pensacola, Fla. (Booker T. Washington)
Rosters: 2008-09 Men's Basketball
2007-08 Men's Basketball
After spending three seasons as a walk-on, Jefferson earned a scholarship for his final season of eligibility…needs five 3-pointers to move into 10th place on the school’s all-time list…joins Marcus Allen as the only Dolphins remaining from Coach Warren’s first season.

2007-08:Started 22 of the 31 games as a junior…finished second on the team in 3-poitners made (29) and hit 34.1 percent of his shots from behind the arc…scored in double figures eight times, including a season-high 14 at Florida Gulf Coast (Feb. 28)…had a streak of four straight games in which he scored in double figures…hit a season-high four 3-pointers against Florida Gulf Coast (Feb. 28), one of three games in which he hit at least three 3-pointers.

2006-07: Played in 29 games as a sophomore…scored in double figures seven times, with a career-high 18 coming in JU's 89-60 win over Florida Tech (Nov. 22)…hit a career-best four 3-pointers twice - the first against Florida Tech, the other at Campbell (Jan. 27)…second on the team with 34 3-pointers and was third on the team in 3-point field goal percentage…hit a 3-pointer in 18 games, with at least two in 11 outings…had four assists in JU's 90-71 win over Campbell (Jan. 4).

2005-06: Played in 21 games as a redshirt freshman…finished the season fifth on the team in scoring with a 7.9 points per game average…hit 32-of-76 from 3-point land (42.1 percent) to be the second best bomber on the team percentage-wise and finished third on the team in trifectas made…scored in double figures nine times, including a season-high 16 at East Tennessee State on Jan. 14, going 5-of-11 from the floor - including 3-of-7 from behind the arc - while going 3-of-4 at the free throw line…also pulled down a season-best six rebounds against the Bucs…dished out a season-high four assists against Mercer on Feb. 17…hit at least two 3-pointers in a game 11 times, with his high being three (four times).

High School: Two-year letterwinner at B.T. Washington High School in Pensacola, Fla. under head coach Winfred Lewis….as a senior, he averaged 13.6 points, 6.4 assists and 3.7 rebounds per game…helped lead the Wildcats to a 19-6 record and a second place finish in the district…named to the all-tournament team at the Silver Sand Shootout in Fort Walton Beach and earned all-area honorable mention his senior season…averaged 2.5 points, 1.2 assists and 2.0 rebounds per game as a junior…also played two seasons on the Wildcats football team…totaled 33 catches for 557 yards and scored four touchdowns as a wide receiver in his junior and senior seasons.

Personal: Born Feb. 2, 1986, in Pensacola, Fla….son of Richard and Pamela Jefferson…has three brothers: Joseph, Phillip, Alfredo, and a sister Angel…graduated with a degree in sports administration last spring.