JP Pegues Biography

JP Pegues is probably one of the best basketball players at Furman University. His full name is Jaylen Pegues, and he played the position of Guard for the Furman Paladins in the NCAA. Recently, he was honored and received the trophy for the Southern Conference Tournament 2023. 

Early Life

JP Pegues was born in Nashville, Tennessee. His exact date of birth and years is not mentioned but it seems that he is living in his 20s as he is a sophomore. Regarding JP Pegues’s family background, his father’s name is Dwayne Pegues and his mother’s name is Chevon. He has a brother named Jordan Pegues. His father, Dwayne served as a Sales Expert and deals in the car business. Talking about JP Pegues’s education, he graduated from Hillsboro High School in Hillsboro, Oregon, United States. Currently, he studies at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina. 

JP Pegues Career

JP Pegues began his career as a college basketball player. He committed to playing college basketball for Furman Paladins Roster. He played in 29 games as a freshman. At that time, his average points per game used to be around – 3.3 points, 1.4 rebounds, and 1.1 assists. Jaylen connected on 35.8% of his three-point attempts while shooting 43% from the floor. He compiled 10 points, four boards, and five assists in his collegiate debut versus North Greenville in 20 minutes of action.

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Jaylen poured in career-high 18 points on 6-of-9 shooting behind the arc in a win at Western Carolina. He added 15 points in a home victory over the Catamounts. He played in all 35 games as a Sophomore. Jaylen averaged 12 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 4 assists. He connected on 34.9% of his three-point attempts while shooting 42.3% from the floor. During the season, he earned accolades for this team. 

JP Pegues Biography

Real Name Jaylen Pegues
Birth Date 2000s
Age (as of 2023) 15-20s
Birth Place Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Profession Basketball player
College Furman University
Class Sophomore

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 1” – in Centimeters – 185 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 81 kg  –  in Pounds –  180 lbs
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black


Father Dwayne Pegues 
Mother Chevon Pegues
Brother Jordan Pegues

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Who is his girlfriend? None

Personal Life

JP Pegues is not married. He is a young adult who is recently focusing on his career in basketball and as of March 2023, he is inclined towards NCAA Basketball Games. Although he has not hinted about his love story and past love affairs, we assume that he would surely be inclined towards any girl in the industry.

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Social Media

JP Pegues is active on social media platforms. As of 15th March 2023, he has 375 followers on his @global_jp123 Twitter account. He has 3009 followers on his @global_jp Instagram account. On 7th March 2023, he shared the celebration post of becoming the 2023 Conference Champion Men’s Basketball on his Instagram. 

JP Pegues Net Worth

JP Pegues is a basketball player who is recently focusing on NCAA basketball 2023. But, we are sure that he might be earning at least $1 million because of his honors, awards, sponsorships, and other curricular activities.

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