2000 Hall of Fame Inductee
Jeff Altman, Basketball, 1981-85
A member of the NAU 1,000-point club, Altman currently ranks 15th on the NAU all-time scoring list with 1,089 points. He can still be found in the NAU season and career top-10 lists. His 264 career free throws ranks seventh at NAU. Altman's career free-throw percentage (.843) places him second to only Troy Hudson on the Lumberjacks' career list. He also two of the top 10 free-throw percentage seasons in school history. His 427 career assists rank second on the NAU list while his 4.0 assists per game is the seventh-best mark in school history. His 149 assists and 5.3 assists per game average recorded during his junior season still place among the school's top-10 best seasons. He finished his career behind only Tom DeBerry and Nate Payne in steals (169) and has a 1.6 steals per game average which still ranks among the school's top 10. Altman is also among the NAU career top 10 in games played and minutes played.