Jacque Vaughn


Jacque Vaughn (born February 11, 1975) is an American former professional basketball player and coach who is currently an assistant coach for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA)

In 1997, Vaughn was selected 27th overall by the Utah Jazz in the 1997 NBA Draft. In addition to playing four seasons in Utah, Vaughn also played with the Orlando Magic, the Atlanta Hawks (in two separate stints), New Jersey Nets, and San Antonio Spurs. He appeared in 64 games for the NBA champion San Antonio Spurs during the 06-07 season and finished his career there, retiring after the 08-09 season. Over his career, he averaged 4.5 points per game and 2.5 assists per game. He also set an NBA record for consecutive missed field goal attempts to open a season, missing his first 22 to start the 2001 season with the Atlanta Hawks. After those 22 straight misses he shot a career best 47% that season.


Career highlights and awards
NBA champion (2007)
2× Consensus second-team All-American (1996, 1997)
Big Eight Player of the Year (1996)
McDonald’s All-American MVP (1993)
Career NBA statistics
Points 3,463 (4.5 ppg)
Rebounds 1,028 (1.3 rpg)
Assists 1,919 (2.5 apg)