Jeff Taylor (basketball)
Jeff Taylor (born basketball player who played for three years at Texas Tech University, before being drafted by the Houston Rockets in the 1982 NBA Draft. He played one season with the Rockets in the 1982-83 NBA season, and another with the Detroit Pistons in the 1986-87 NBA season.January 1, 1960) is a retired American professional
|Born||January 1, 1960|
|Listed height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Listed weight||175 lb (79 kg)|
|High school||Hobbs (Hobbs, New Mexico)|
|College||Texas Tech (1978–1982)|
|NBA draft||1982 / Round: 2 / Pick: 42nd overall|
|Selected by the Houston Rockets|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
After his NBA career ended, he continued his career in Europe, eventually settling in Sweden, where he now lives. His oldest son and second child, Jeffery, followed in his father's footsteps as a basketball player. After a stellar high school career at his father's alma mater of Hobbs High School in Hobbs, New Mexico, Jeffery went on to play at Vanderbilt, and was selected in the 2012 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Bobcats.
- "Player Bio: Jeffery Taylor". Vanderbilt University Athletics. Retrieved 2011-03-16.
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