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Meet Jeff Fryer

Jeff Fryer is a native Southern Californian and graduated from Corona Del Mar High School, where he was a stand out competitor in the basketball program.

After graduating from CDMHS, he earned a Division I Basketball Scholarship to play for the Lions of Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

After earning his bachelors degree in Business Administration from LMU he played professional basketball with the Houston Rockets of the NBA in summer 1990 and also in Europe for many years.

Jeff Fryer is back home coaching basketball after a long playing career.

After finishing college at Loyola Marymont with a degree in Business Administration in 1990, Jeff played professionally in the United States and also overseas for almost 10 years. He played in such countries as Germany, Spain, Australia, and Canada. Jeff still holds the NCAA record of 11 three-point field goals in an NCAA Tournament Game against the University of Michigan.

After coaching at the High School and College levels, Jeff decided to start the "Jeff Fryer Basketball Academy" in 2003, in his hometown of Newport Beach, CA. He runs camps, holds clinics, and gives private lessons to kids of all ages.

His strength is working with kids, where having fun is a priority in training.

The goal is to improve, enabling each player to become the best he/she can be by incorporating respect, discipline, and correcting quickly each mistake a player makes in training so they can improve. With this basketball project, Jeff would like to give back to the youth what he has learned along the way to being the best he could be.

Jeff's Basketball Career and Accomplishments:

1982 - 1986 - Corona del Mar High School
  • League MVP, leading scorer in Orange County at 28 points per game.
1986 - 1990
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Four year starter alongside Bo Kimble and Hank Gathers.
  • Current record holder for 3-point field goals in an NCAA Tournament Game
  • 26-26 free throws in the NCAA Tournament during his career.
  • 22 points per game final two years
  • Team Captain and integral part of team that reached the Final Eight in 1990
  • LMU Team averaged record 122 points
1990 - 2001
  • Phoenix Suns training camp
  • LA Summer league with the Houston Rockets
  • CBA for two years, New York, Oklahoma
  • Pro Leagues in Germany, Spain, Australia
2008
  • Inducted into LMU Athletics Hall of Fame

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