"DJ Jeffries Commits to Memphis Tigers Under Penny Hardaway: A Rising Star Ready to Bring Versatility to the Court" DJ Jeffries, a standout player from Olive Branch High School in Mississippi, has committed to playing for the Memphis Tigers under the leadership of head coach Penny Hardaway. With his impressive height of 6 feet 7 inches, Jeffries brings a versatile skill set to the court, making him one of the top 50 overall prospects. Despite initially committing to Kentucky, Jeffries changed his mind when his former AAU coach, who is now an assistant coach at Memphis, convinced him to join the Tigers. Jeffries has been honing his talent alongside other talented players such as Oregon commit Chandler Lawson and five-star big man James Weisman. This dedicated training group has played a pivotal role in Jeffries' development, and he is excited about the potential for a resurgence in the Memphis program. Additionally, being only an hour away from Memphis, Jeffries' family will have the opportunity to easily support him as he embarks on his college basketball journey. Get ready to witness the rise of DJ Jeffries as he brings versatility, talent, and determination to the Memphis Tigers.