Jeff Chatman - Where is he now?

Jeff Chatman, an All-WAC performer in the 1980s, now resides in Washington. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Question: Where do you live now?

Answer: I now live in Ridgefield, Washington. We have lived in this area for 11 years.

Question: What do you do for employment?

Answer: I own an Emergency Dental Office in Portland, Oregon. Before this, I worked 8 years for Microsoft.

Question: Tell us about your family?

Answer: Wife - Leah for 15 1/2 years; Daughter - Jocelyn, 14; Son - Jordan, 11; Daughter - Jessica, 9; Son - Jayden, 5; Son - Jace, 2; Son - Joshua, 5 months.

Question: Tell us about your involvement in the community?

Answer: I serve in the High Council for the Vancouver West Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I also sponsor and coach youth basketball teams.

FYI: Last month Jeff was vacationing in Maui and saw all three of BYU's games. You can compare your hand to Jeff's hand as you palm a basketball at the new Legacy Hall in the Student Athlete Center across from the Smith Fieldhouse. On the second floor there is a traced version of Jeff's large hands.

Personal Information on #24

6-6, 205, Munford HS, Talladega, Alabama

Bachelor's of Arts from BYU in Speech Communication Rhetoric, 1992

Honors at BYU

First team All-Western Athletic Conference, 1988

Second-team All-WAC, 1987, 1986

Honorable mention All-America Associated Press, 1986

Honorable mention All-America The Sporting News, 1986, 1988

All-District 7 (USBWA), 1988, 1987, 1986

All-District 13 (NABC), 1988

Academic All-WAC, 1988

Deseret News Athlete of January, 1988

MVP Cougar Classic, 1987

All-Cougar Classic, 1986, 1985

All-Kactus Klassic, 1985

ESPN-Windex Player of the Week, 1988

Season   G  FGM-FGA  3M-3A  FT-FTA  Rbd. Avg.  TP  Avg.  Blk  Hi Pt. Hi Rbd.

1984-85 26 45-85 -- 12-29 106 4.1 102 3.9 12 8 9

1985-86 32 230-422 -- 99-147 165 5.2 559 17.5 27 30 12

1986-87 32 223-437 0-3 94-131 183 5.7 540 16.9 40 29 13

1987-88 32 253-425 0-0 117-170 242 7.6 623 19.5 28 30 18

Career 122 751-1369 0-3 322-477 696 5.7 1824 15.0 107 30 18

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