Jeff came to UK from McIntosh High School in Peachtree City, GA. He was a Parade All-American, Gatorade State Player of the Year, and the Georgia Mr Basketball. He played for UK from 1994-1998. He was an Academic All-SEC in the 1994-95 season and redshirted in the 1996-97 year. Jeff really broke out in the 1997-98 season and carried the cats to their 1998 NCAA National Championship while being named to the All-SEC team, All-NCAA Regional Team, and as the NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player.