Kendra Reed Named Southern Miss Student Athlete of the Week
G/F, 5-6, Fr.
Bay St. Louis, Miss. (Bay HS)
Kendra Reed averaged 25.5 points and 4.5 rebounds over weekend games against Memphis and UAB. She shot 48 percent (12-25) from the floor, 66 percent (4-6) behind the arc and shot 88.5 percent (23-26) from the free throw line. Against Memphis (2/17), Reed scored 18 points along with two assists and three steals in the team's 73-50 victory over Memphis. She scored a career-high 33 points in a 76-66 win against UAB (2/19).
Against UAB, Reed connected on 18 free throws in a row, breaking an 18-year old record for free throws made in a game. She also tied the record for most free throw attempts in a game with 20.
For the season, she leads the team in points scored with a 15.1 average while also averaging 5.2 rebounds per game.