below is a Jython session that illustrates how it works for me:

Jython 2.1 on java1.5.0_06 (JIT: null)
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>>> import net.sourceforge.jtds.jdbc.Driver    ------------- !!! The class is not in the classpath
Traceback (innermost last):
  File "<console>", line 1, in ?
ImportError: no module named net
>>> import jreload
>>> l1 = jreload.makeLoadSet("l1",["H:\\JDevelop\\Libs\\jtds\\jtds-1.2.jar"])
>>> dir(l1)
['_mgr', '_name', '_top']
>>> import   ----------- !!! Successfully finds the class !!!

>>> from import Driver
>>> d = Driver()                                                             ----------- !!! Successfully instantiate the class
>>> d
jTDS 1.2


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