Jeff Lebo

Jeff Lebo (born September 26, 1977)

Current position: Assistant men’s basketball coach
Current team: North Carolina Tar Heels (Head coach: Hubert Davis)
Current conference: Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC)
Teams coached: Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles, Chattanooga Mocs, Auburn TigersEast Carolina Pirates
Tennessee Tech record: 75-43 (.636)
Chattanooga record: 40-20 (.667)
Auburn record: 96-93 (.508)
East Carolina record: 116-122 (.487)
Overall record: 327-277 (.541)

Career Accomplishments:


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2021-present North Carolina (asst)
2010-2017 East Carolina
2004-2010 Auburn
2002-2004 Chattanooga
1998-2002 Tennessee Tech
1993-1998 South Carolina (asst)
1992-1993 Vanderbilt (asst)
1990-1992 East Tennessee State (asst)

Jeff Lebo Facts

  • Jeffrey Brian Lebo
  • Born October 5, 1966
  • Hometown: Carlisle, Pennsylvania
  • Alma Mater: University of North Carolina (BA, 1989)
  • Played at Carlisle High School (PA) for his father, Dave Lebo
  • Spent four seasons at North Carolina under legendary head coach Dean Smith and then part of one season in the NBA with the San Antonio Spurs
  • Started coaching in 1990 as an assistant under Alan LeForce at East Tennessee State
  • Worked as an assistant under Eddie Fogler for six seasons at Vanderbilt and South Carolina before getting his first head coaching gig in 1998
  • After six years of success at the mid-major level, coaching at Tennessee Tech and Chattanooga, Lebo was hired as the head coach at Auburn
    • Went 96-93 in six seasons at Auburn, going to just one NIT during that time
  • Spent seven-plus seasons as the head coach at East Carolina, the first four in Conference USA and the remainder in The American (AAC)
  • In October 2020, Lebo joined the staff of West Carteret HS in Morehead City, NC (where he lives) as an assistant coach
  • Joined the coaching staff at his alma mater North Carolina in 2021, becoming an assistant under new head coach Hubert Davis
  • Along with his wife Melissa, has two daughters and a son

Jeff Lebo Coaching Tree