10 Michael Jefferson
10 - Michael Jefferson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 165
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Berea, Ky.
High School: Madison Southern
Position: Guard
gp 28
pts/g 15.0
fg % 54.3
3pt % 34.5
ft % 62.3
reb/g 6.7
a/g 5.8

2018-19

  • Played in 27 games and made 23 starts as a sophomore
  • Named to All-HCAC First Team
  • Averaged 12.8 points, 4.6 rebounds, 3.8 assists per game
  • Shot 61% FG, 22.2% 3-pt FG, 58.7% FT
  • Third in HCAC in total field goals made (144)
  • 2.1 assist/turnover ratio
  • Led Pioneers in scoring in exhibition vs. University of Kentucky with 14 points on 6-8 FG
  • Led Transy to first HCAC championship game appearance in 7 seasons with season-high 32 points in HCAC Semifinal vs. Franklin on Feb. 23 (W 89-77) on season-high 14 of 16 (87.5%) FG (highs and makes and attempts)
  • Grabbed season-high 9 rebounds Jan 9 at Mount St. Joseph (L, 65-62)
  • Dished season-high 11 assists Feb. 9 vs Defiance (W, 87-67)
  • Led team and ranked 5th in HCAC in FG% (61% FG), second-best among all HCAC guards
  • Led team and ranked 12th in HCAC in PPG (12.8 ppg)
  • Led team and ranked 10th in HCAC in total points (346)
  • 2nd on team and 24th in HCAC in REB/G (4.6 rpg)
  • Led team and ranked 6th in HCAC in AST/G (3.8 apg)
  • 2nd on the team and 11th in HCAC in STL/G (1.3 spg)
  • 2nd on the team and 5th in HCAC in AST/TO (2.1)

2017-18

-Started in all 26 games for the Pioneers as a freshman

-Averaged 9.8 ppg (4th on team)

-Led the team in assists with 3.3 apg (4th in HCAC) and 1.3 spg

-Shot 58.7% FG (2nd on team), 37.5% 3 pt FG, and 59.6% FT

-Scored career-high 20 points twice on Dec. 20 vs Emory & Henry (L 82-78) and Jan. 6 vs Defiance (W 91-77)

-Career-high 8 rebounds on Dec. 29 at Emory (L 87-83)

-Had career-high 8 assists on Jan. 3 at Earlham (W 104-96)

-Scored in double-figures 12 times as a freshman

-Scored 255 points for the season

 

HIGH SCHOOL

-All-Academic and Region 11 All-Region Team selections

-Led Madison Southern to 26-6 record, district championships, and regional tournament appearance his senior season

-Averaged 15 ppg, 7 rpg, 6 apg, shot 55% FG in 2016-17

-Reached the 1,000 point club at Madison Southern and holds program record for career assists

-Career-best game of 15 pts, 11 rebs, and 10 asts

 

PERSONAL

Plans in majoring in Finance or Accounting at Transylvania

Favorite Athlete: Kyrie Irving or Dwyane Wade

Fun Fact: Is a big fan of soccer

Why Transy? “Education is great and love the basketball program”

Recent Games
Feb 15 at Manchester W, 77-62
Feb 19 Hanover W, 70-65
Feb 22 Bluffton W, 73-64
Feb 29 Anderson (Ind.) W, 92-84
Mar 1 Rose-Hulman W, 49-48
Mar 6 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh L, 74-58
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 28 18
Games started 28 18
Minutes 887 568
Minutes per game 31.7 31.6
FG 158-291 118-203
FG Pct 54.3 58.1
3PT 19-55 13-36
3PT Pct 34.5 36.1
FT 86-138 62-95
FT Pct 62.3 65.3
Off rebounds 47 34
Def rebounds 141 74
Total rebounds 188 108
Rebounds per game 6.7 6.0
Personal fouls 64 42
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 162 111
Turnovers 74 40
Assist to turnover ratio 2.2 2.8
Steals 52 31
Blocks 6 4
Points 421 311
Points per game 15.0 17.3
Points per 40 min 19.0 21.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 30 at Northern Ky.   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 vs. Wilmington (Ohio) W, 87-78 1 30 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 3-8 37.5 8
Nov 9 vs. Ohio Northern W, 65-62 1 33 3-10 30.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 7
Nov 15 Emory & Henry W, 97-71 1 28 7-11 63.6 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 15
Nov 20 Centre L, 58-57 1 34 5-14 35.7 1-3 33.3 4-5 80.0 15
Dec 4 Earlham L, 68-66 1 34 4-8 50.0 0-1 0.0 3-7 42.9 11
Dec 7 at Anderson (Ind.) W, 85-80 1 30 6-11 54.5 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 14
Dec 14 Manchester W, 99-81 1 33 7-11 63.6 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 18
Dec 17 #6 Marietta L, 107-61 1 21 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 4-8 50.0 8
Dec 18 DePauw W, 75-74 1 26 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 12
Dec 30 at Centre L, 86-71 1 34 5-11 45.5 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 12
Jan 4 at Bluffton L, 87-78 1 23 7-12 58.3 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 17
Jan 8 at Franklin L, 84-81 1 32 7-17 41.2 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 15
Jan 11 Defiance W, 90-83 1 33 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 3-8 37.5 9
Jan 15 at Hanover L, 90-80 1 34 15-19 78.9 3-6 50.0 4-5 80.0 37
Jan 18 at Rose-Hulman W, 83-79 1 39 7-10 70.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 15
Jan 22 Mt. St. Joseph W, 100-84 1 34 13-15 86.7 3-3 100.0 7-8 87.5 36
Jan 25 Anderson (Ind.) W, 91-75 1 34 7-15 46.7 1-3 33.3 5-7 71.4 20
Jan 29 Franklin W, 95-88 1 35 12-20 60.0 0-1 0.0 2-5 40.0 26
Feb 1 at Defiance W, 83-67 1 25 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 11
Feb 5 at Earlham W, 90-71 1 24 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 8 Rose-Hulman W, 88-67 1 23 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 12 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 75-67 1 37 7-12 58.3 0-1 0.0 6-12 50.0 20
Feb 15 at Manchester W, 77-62 1 29 3-8 37.5 1-3 33.3 6-8 75.0 13
Feb 19 Hanover W, 70-65 1 34 6-10 60.0 0-2 0.0 8-10 80.0 20
Feb 22 Bluffton W, 73-64 1 35 6-11 54.5 3-5 60.0 5-8 62.5 20
Feb 29 Anderson (Ind.) W, 92-84 1 37 3-6 50.0 0-1 0.0 6-8 75.0 12
Mar 1 Rose-Hulman W, 49-48 1 39 6-12 50.0 2-5 40.0 2-4 50.0 16
Mar 6 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh L, 74-58 1 37 2-8 25.0 0-1 0.0 1-4 25.0 5
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 30 at Northern Ky.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 vs. Wilmington (Ohio) W, 87-78 1 30 1 8 9 5 5 1.0 2 1 3 -
Nov 9 vs. Ohio Northern W, 65-62 1 33 0 7 7 5 5 1.0 0 0 1 0
Nov 15 Emory & Henry W, 97-71 1 28 1 5 6 8 2 4.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 20 Centre L, 58-57 1 34 2 11 13 4 3 1.3 1 0 2 -
Dec 4 Earlham L, 68-66 1 34 0 2 2 4 3 1.3 1 0 3 -
Dec 7 at Anderson (Ind.) W, 85-80 1 30 2 6 8 6 2 3.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 14 Manchester W, 99-81 1 33 3 3 6 9 0 - 3 0 1 0
Dec 17 #6 Marietta L, 107-61 1 21 4 2 6 3 3 1.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 18 DePauw W, 75-74 1 26 1 5 6 7 4 1.8 3 0 3 -
Dec 30 at Centre L, 86-71 1 34 1 5 6 4 0 - 3 0 2 -
Jan 4 at Bluffton L, 87-78 1 23 3 3 6 2 2 1.0 2 0 3 -
Jan 8 at Franklin L, 84-81 1 32 5 2 7 2 2 1.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 11 Defiance W, 90-83 1 33 4 1 5 13 3 4.3 3 1 1 -
Jan 15 at Hanover L, 90-80 1 34 3 3 6 7 1 7.0 0 0 3 -
Jan 18 at Rose-Hulman W, 83-79 1 39 2 4 6 5 2 2.5 3 0 3 -
Jan 22 Mt. St. Joseph W, 100-84 1 34 2 4 6 4 3 1.3 2 0 3 -
Jan 25 Anderson (Ind.) W, 91-75 1 34 0 3 3 11 2 5.5 0 1 1 -
Jan 29 Franklin W, 95-88 1 35 3 6 9 7 2 3.5 0 0 3 -
Feb 1 at Defiance W, 83-67 1 25 0 7 7 5 2 2.5 2 0 1 -
Feb 5 at Earlham W, 90-71 1 24 0 6 6 9 2 4.5 0 0 4 -
Feb 8 Rose-Hulman W, 88-67 1 23 0 4 4 8 1 8.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 12 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 75-67 1 37 4 5 9 8 3 2.7 6 0 3 -
Feb 15 at Manchester W, 77-62 1 29 1 4 5 5 3 1.7 3 0 2 -
Feb 19 Hanover W, 70-65 1 34 1 8 9 3 3 1.0 2 1 2 -
Feb 22 Bluffton W, 73-64 1 35 1 3 4 3 4 0.8 1 1 2 -
Feb 29 Anderson (Ind.) W, 92-84 1 37 0 7 7 6 5 1.2 2 1 2 -
Mar 1 Rose-Hulman W, 49-48 1 39 2 10 12 7 3 2.3 8 0 3 -
Mar 6 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh L, 74-58 1 37 1 7 8 2 4 0.5 2 0 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 28 28 31.7 5.6-10.4 54.3 0.7-2.0 34.5 3.1-4.9 62.3 15.0
Conference 18 18 31.6 6.6-11.3 58.1 0.7-2.0 36.1 3.4-5.3 65.3 17.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 15 32.0 5.9-10.4 57.1 0.7-2.0 33.3 3.7-5.7 65.1 16.3
Away 10 10 30.7 6.2-11.3 54.9 0.7-1.9 36.8 2.6-4.0 65.0 15.7
Neutral 3 3 33.3 2.3-7.3 31.8 0.7-2.0 33.3 1.3-4.0 33.3 6.7
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Wins 19 19 31.6 5.5-9.8 55.9 0.7-2.1 33.3 3.2-4.7 66.7 14.8
Losses 9 9 31.8 6.0-11.7 51.4 0.7-1.8 37.5 2.9-5.3 54.2 15.6
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November 4 4 31.3 4.2-9.8 43.6 0.8-2.5 30.0 2.0-3.5 57.1 11.3
December 6 6 29.7 4.8-8.8 54.7 0.2-0.8 20.0 2.7-4.3 61.5 12.5
January 8 8 33.0 8.9-14.2 62.3 1.1-2.5 45.0 3.0-4.8 63.2 21.9
February 8 8 30.5 4.1-8.1 50.8 0.5-1.8 28.6 4.4-6.5 67.3 13.1
March 2 2 38.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 1.0-3.0 33.3 1.5-4.0 37.5 10.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 28 28 887 158-291 54.3 19-55 34.5 86-138 62.3 421
Conference 18 18 568 118-203 58.1 13-36 36.1 62-95 65.3 311
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 15 15 480 89-156 57.1 10-30 33.3 56-86 65.1 244
Away 10 10 307 62-113 54.9 7-19 36.8 26-40 65.0 157
Neutral 3 3 100 7-22 31.8 2-6 33.3 4-12 33.3 20
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Wins 19 19 601 104-186 55.9 13-39 33.3 60-90 66.7 281
Losses 9 9 286 54-105 51.4 6-16 37.5 26-48 54.2 140
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November 4 4 125 17-39 43.6 3-10 30.0 8-14 57.1 45
December 6 6 178 29-53 54.7 1-5 20.0 16-26 61.5 75
January 8 8 264 71-114 62.3 9-20 45.0 24-38 63.2 175
February 8 8 244 33-65 50.8 4-14 28.6 35-52 67.3 105
March 2 2 76 8-20 40.0 2-6 33.3 3-8 37.5 21
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 28 28 31.7 7.1-13.1 54.3 0.9-2.5 34.5 3.9-6.2 62.3 19.0
Conference 18 18 31.6 8.3-14.3 58.1 0.9-2.5 36.1 4.4-6.7 65.3 21.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 15 32.0 7.4-13.0 57.1 0.8-2.5 33.3 4.7-7.2 65.1 20.3
Away 10 10 30.7 8.1-14.7 54.9 0.9-2.5 36.8 3.4-5.2 65.0 20.5
Neutral 3 3 33.3 2.8-8.8 31.8 0.8-2.4 33.3 1.6-4.8 33.3 8.0
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Wins 19 19 31.6 6.9-12.4 55.9 0.9-2.6 33.3 4.0-6.0 66.7 18.7
Losses 9 9 31.8 7.6-14.7 51.4 0.8-2.2 37.5 3.6-6.7 54.2 19.6
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November 4 4 31.3 5.4-12.5 43.6 1.0-3.2 30.0 2.6-4.5 57.1 14.4
December 6 6 29.7 6.5-11.9 54.7 0.2-1.1 20.0 3.6-5.8 61.5 16.9
January 8 8 33.0 10.8-17.3 62.3 1.4-3.0 45.0 3.6-5.8 63.2 26.5
February 8 8 30.5 5.4-10.7 50.8 0.7-2.3 28.6 5.7-8.5 67.3 17.2
March 2 2 38.0 4.2-10.5 40.0 1.1-3.2 33.3 1.6-4.2 37.5 11.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 28 28 31.7 1.7 5.0 6.7 2.3 0.0 5.8 2.6 2.2 1.9 0.2
Conference 18 18 31.6 1.9 4.1 6.0 2.3 0.0 6.2 2.2 2.8 1.7 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 15 32.0 1.6 4.9 6.5 2.0 0.0 6.5 2.7 2.4 1.8 0.3
Away 10 10 30.7 2.1 4.5 6.6 2.7 - 5.3 1.9 2.8 2.1 0.0
Neutral 3 3 33.3 0.7 7.3 8.0 2.3 0.0 4.0 4.7 0.9 1.3 0.3
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Wins 19 19 31.6 1.3 5.3 6.6 2.2 0.0 6.6 2.8 2.4 1.9 0.3
Losses 9 9 31.8 2.6 4.4 7.0 2.4 - 4.0 2.3 1.7 1.8 0.0
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November 4 4 31.3 1.0 7.8 8.8 2.3 0.0 5.5 3.8 1.5 0.8 0.3
December 6 6 29.7 1.8 3.8 5.7 2.0 0.0 5.5 2.0 2.8 1.8 0.0
January 8 8 33.0 2.8 3.3 6.0 2.5 - 6.4 2.1 3.0 1.4 0.3
February 8 8 30.5 0.9 5.5 6.4 2.1 - 5.9 2.9 2.0 2.1 0.4
March 2 2 38.0 1.5 8.5 10.0 3.0 - 4.5 3.5 1.3 5.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 28 28 887 47 141 188 64 0 162 74 2.2 52 6
Conference 18 18 568 34 74 108 42 0 111 40 2.8 31 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 15 480 24 74 98 30 0 97 41 2.4 27 5
Away 10 10 307 21 45 66 27 - 53 19 2.8 21 0
Neutral 3 3 100 2 22 24 7 0 12 14 0.9 4 1
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Wins 19 19 601 24 101 125 42 0 126 53 2.4 36 6
Losses 9 9 286 23 40 63 22 - 36 21 1.7 16 0
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November 4 4 125 4 31 35 9 0 22 15 1.5 3 1
December 6 6 178 11 23 34 12 0 33 12 2.8 11 0
January 8 8 264 22 26 48 20 - 51 17 3.0 11 2
February 8 8 244 7 44 51 17 - 47 23 2.0 17 3
March 2 2 76 3 17 20 6 - 9 7 1.3 10 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 28 28 31.7 2.1 6.4 8.5 2.9 0.0 7.3 3.3 2.2 2.3 0.3
Conference 18 18 31.6 2.4 5.2 7.6 3.0 0.0 7.8 2.8 2.8 2.2 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 15 32.0 2.0 6.2 8.2 2.5 0.0 8.1 3.4 2.4 2.3 0.4
Away 10 10 30.7 2.7 5.9 8.6 3.5 0.0 6.9 2.5 2.8 2.7 0.0
Neutral 3 3 33.3 0.8 8.8 9.6 2.8 0.0 4.8 5.6 0.9 1.6 0.4
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Wins 19 19 31.6 1.6 6.7 8.3 2.8 0.0 8.4 3.5 2.4 2.4 0.4
Losses 9 9 31.8 3.2 5.6 8.8 3.1 0.0 5.0 2.9 1.7 2.2 0.0
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November 4 4 31.3 1.3 9.9 11.2 2.9 0.0 7.0 4.8 1.5 1.0 0.3
December 6 6 29.7 2.5 5.2 7.6 2.7 0.0 7.4 2.7 2.8 2.5 0.0
January 8 8 33.0 3.3 3.9 7.3 3.0 0.0 7.7 2.6 3.0 1.7 0.3
February 8 8 30.5 1.1 7.2 8.4 2.8 0.0 7.7 3.8 2.0 2.8 0.5
March 2 2 38.0 1.6 8.9 10.5 3.2 0.0 4.7 3.7 1.3 5.3 0.0