High School and College
Stephens attended high school at Evanston, located in Evanston, Illinois, just north of Chicago. He attended college at Perdue University. He spent four seasons in college basketball playing with the Boilermakers. He scored a total of 1,044 points in 119 games.
Stephens was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2nd round (31st pick overall) of the 1988 NBA Draft. However, he did not play with the team/ Stephens played in two NBA seasons for the Indiana Pacers and Milwaukee Bucks. In his NBA career, Stephens played in 38 games and scored a total of 71 points.
He now runs a basketball camp called North Shore Basketball Camp.