Kenyotta Jenkins
Kenyotta Jenkins

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Potts Camp, Miss.

High School:
Potts Camp HS

Height:
5-10

Position:
F

Experience:
3L


Senior Season (2013-14): Played in all 32 games with one start in her senior season ... Led the Rebels in field goal percentage (.507) ... Scored in double figures on six occasions during her senior year ... Finished second on the team in blocked shots with 17 ... Grabbed 12 rebounds with six points in the season opener against Jacksonville State (Nov. 8) ... Scored 11 points with four rebounds against Southeastern Louisiana (Nov. 22) ... Scored 13 points with five rebounds, a steal and blocked shot against Austin Peay (Dec. 30) ... Scored 10 points with four rebounds, a blocked shot and two steals against Vanderbilt (Jan. 16) ... Helped the Rebels win their first round game of the SEC Tournament against Arkansas (Mar. 5) with 10 points, three boards, two steals and a block.

Junior Season (2012-13): Played in all 29 games and made 11 starts ... finished the year averaging 5.4 points and 3.9 rebounds per game ... scored in double figures in four games including a career-high 14 points against Eastern Michigan at the Tulane Double Tree Classic (Dec. 30) ... recorded one double-double on the year with 13 points and 10 rebounds against SELA (Nov. 9) ... grabbed a career-high 11 rebounds against McNeese State at the Tulane Double Tree Classic (Dec. 29) ... recorded double-figure rebounding games in three games during the year ... led the team with 18 blocks.

Sophomore Season (2011-12):
Played in 29 games and earned two starts on the year ... averaged 4.9 points per game and was tied for second on the team in rebounding (3.4 prg) ... scored a season-high 12 points in a win over SELA (Dec. 29) ... recorded her first career double-double with 10 points and a career-high 10 rebounds against Florida (Jan. 5) ... grabbed at least five rebounds in eight games during the season including eight against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Nov. 29), SELA (Dec. 29) and No. 15 Georgia (Jan. 22) ... blocked a career-best three shots against Florida (Jan. 5) and ended the year tied for second on the team in blocks (16).

Freshman Season (2010-11): Appeared in 20 games and made five starts during her first year with the Rebels ... ended the season averaging 3.5 points per game and 2.6 assists per game ... made her first collegiate start in a 85-51 win over SELA (Dec. 11) ... scored in double figures in back-to-back games for the Rebels including a career-high 13 over SELA (Dec. 11) while also adding 10 in a 68-57 win against Mississippi Valley State (Dec. 15) ... grabbed a career-high nine rebounds against South Carolina in the SEC Tournament (March 3) and also added nine points in the game ... recorded at least five rebounds in four games throughout the year ... ended the year 13-of-16 from the free throw line and started the year a perfect 8-for-8 from the line ... recorded a career-high two blocks at Mississippi State (Feb. 27).

High School: Attended Potts Camp High School in Potts Camp, Miss. ... lettered in basketball and track and field in high school ... is a member of the 2010 United States Army Reserve ... had the best field goal percentage in 2009-10 ... earned the National Scholar Athlete Award ... was a member of the Clarion-Ledger Dandy Dozen in 2008-09 and 2009-10 ... was an All-Division selection in 2009-10 ... Averaged 20 points, 10 rebounds, three blocks, five steals and two assists as a senior while helping to lead her team to a 20-9 record ... averaged 19 points and 13 rebounds as a junior ... placed fourth in state in the 300m hurdles and fourth in the high jump ... also recruited by UAB, McNeese State, LA Tech ... earned several track and field honors in high school including a second-place finish in the division in the 100m hurdles and first place in the high jump and 300m hurdles.

Off the Court: Full name is Kenyotta Marsha Jenkins ... born in November of 1991 ... daughter of Betty Jenkins ... majoring in journalism ... likes to dance and draw ... made the varsity basketball team as a seventh grader and has been playing ever since.

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