Jeff Taylor (basketball) is confirmed dead at the age of 60.
Jeff was best known as a American basketball player (Texas Tech Red Raiders).
RIP Jeff Taylor (basketball) @TheTweetOfGod #TragicDeaths ūüíĒūüíź #JeffTaylor(basketball) add some flowers to their gra‚Ķ
RT @CBS11BillJones: Just learned of the passing of former Texas Tech basketball star Jeff Taylor...athletic leaper who was SWC Defensiv…
Just learned of the passing of former Texas Tech basketball star Jeff Taylor...athletic leaper who was SWC Defensiv…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
Joining us this morning on ‚ÄúSports Saturday‚ÄĚ are HS boys‚Äô basketball coaches Taylor Iceman of #Lucas, Jeff Winslow‚Ķ
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
Jeff Taylor Death | Former Tech Basketball Player Jeff Taylor Obituary ‚Äď Cause Of¬†Death
RT @AJ_DonWilliams: A Texas Tech official confirms that former Tech basketball player Jeff Taylor has died. He was 60. Incredible leape…
Jeff Taylor
Personal information
Born (1960-01-01) January 1, 1960 (age 60)
Blytheville, Arkansas
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High schoolHobbs (Hobbs, New Mexico)
CollegeTexas Tech (1978‚Äď1982)
NBA draft1982 / Round: 2 / Pick: 42nd overall
Selected by the Houston Rockets
PositionPoint guard
Number13, 35
Career history
1982‚Äď1983Houston Rockets
1986‚Äď1987Detroit Pistons
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com
Jeff Taylor (born (1960-01-01)January 1, 1960) is a retired American professional 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.
Played for norrköping dolphins
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.
About cookies on this site
We use cookies to collect and analyse information on site performance and usage, to provide social media features and to enhance and customise content and advertisements.Learn more
ALLOW ALL COOKIES
COOKIE SETTINGS