30 Kennedy Nicholas
30 - Kennedy Nicholas
Height: 6-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kirkland, Wash.
High School: Inglemoor HS
Position: F
Experience: 1V
gp 14
pts/g 14.1
fg % 51.3
3pt % 40.0
ft % 67.9
reb/g 9.4
a/g 0.6

CAREER NOTES: Ranks 8th in program history with 617 career rebounds...ranks 4th with 129 career blocks...ranks 9th with 256 career fouls...323 total rebounds in 2018-19 rank 4th in single-season history...11.1 rebounds per game in 2018-19 ranks T-4th in single-season history...78 blocks in 2018-19 rank 3rd in single-season history.

JUNIOR (2018-19): Third Team All-Big Sky...Big Sky All-Academic...Had a breakout season as a junior, playing in all 29 of Sacramento State's games while making 26 starts...Averaged 13.0 points, 11.1 rebounds, 3.0 blocks, and 28.5 minutes per game...Scored in double-figures in 17 games last season while scoring 15 or more points in 12 games...Broke the 20-point mark in five of 29 games...Scored a season- and career-high 30 points in a home game against San Francisco on Dec. 5...Shot 10-for-14 from the floor and went 10-for-15 at the free throw line...Also added 18 rebounds, one block, one assists, and two steals in that game...Overall, led the team and the Big Sky, according to the NCAA, with a 48.1% field goal percentage...More impressive than her scoring was her rebounding, as Nicholas averaged 11.1 rebounds per game, most in the Big Sky and 17th most in the nation...Finished tied for the fourth-highest in program single-season history...Nicholas pulled in 323 total rebounds, the fourth most in single season history...Collected double-digit rebounds in 19 of her 29 games...Had 14 or more rebounds seven different times...Pulled in a career-best 20 rebounds against Southern Utah on Jan. 19...The 20 rebounds are tied for sixth most in a single game in program history...Averaged 4.0 offensive rebounds per game, most in the Big Sky and 13th-most in all NCAA Div. I women's basketball...Totaled 78 blocks during the season, the third most in a single season in program history...Collected a career-high seven blocks at Weber State on Feb. 20...Had five or more blocks in five different games...Averaged 28.5 minutes per game, nearly five minutes more than her previous high...Played a season-high 35 minutes vs. Northern Colorado on Feb. 11.

SOPHOMORE (2017-18): Played in all 30 of the team's games while making 18 starts...Started 15 of 18 Big Sky conference games...Averaged 7.5 points, 7.0 rebounds, 1.3 blocks per game, and 23.8 minutes per game, all career-highs...Scored seven or more points 18 times...Scored in double figures in eight of 30 games...Scored a career-high 19 points on 9-of-11 shooting in just 21 minutes against Idaho State on Jan. 20...Her 7.0 rebounds per game was tops on the team...Had 209 total rebounds for the season, most on the team...Lead the team in rebounds 13 times, more than any other player...Had 10 or more rebounds in eight games, including a career-high 15 rebounds at Eastern Washington on Feb. 1...Of those 15 rebounds, 11 came off the offensive glass...Nicholas recorded a team-high five double-doubles, including a span of three in five games from Dec. 15 to Jan. 4...Led the team with 39 blocks overall...Had at least one block in 18 of 30 games...Recorded a block in 11 straight games from Nov. 26 to Jan. 13...Collected a career-high six blocks at Montana State on Jan. 11...Totaled three or more blocks in six different games...Averaged a career-most 23.8 minutes per game...Played a career-high 38 minutes vs. Idaho on Jan. 4. 

FRESHMAN (2016-17): Academic All-Big Sky...Played in 28 games as a reserve...Averaged 1.8 points, 3.0 rebounds, 0.1 assists per game...Led the team with 12 blocks...Had a season-high three blocks against Youngstown State...Had five blocks over her first five collegiate games...Scored in 15 games...Had a season-high seven points at No. 24 California...Tallied six points and six rebounds in just six minutes vs. Weber State in the Big Sky Tournament...Had a season-high 10 rebounds in just 11 minutes played vs. Southern Utah...Had at least one rebound in 26 of 28 games played, playing just one minute in each of her two games without a rebound...Totaled 85 rebounds with 34 offensive boards...Recorded 10 steals with three in her first collegiate game at San Francisco...Had six steals in the first three games of the season...Averaged 7.6 minutes playing double-digit minutes in seven games...Played a season-high 18 minutes in her first collegiate game at San Francisco. 

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coaches John Augustavo and Kristina Shumacher at Inlgemoor HS...Led her team to three Kingco Conference championships and to second place in the WIAA state tournament as a junior...Averaged 13.5 points, 7.4 rebounds, 2.5 steals, and 2.1 blocks per game as a senior...Nearly averaged a double-double in her junior season with a 21 point, 11 rebound game...Averaged 7.8 rebounds per game as a sophomore and saw her points per game rise in each of her high school seasons...Played six years of club basketball as well with ECBA Swish Black and helped her team to 20 tournament championships, posting one game with 25 points, 17 rebounds, and six blocks.

PERSONAL: Parents are Tim and Jan Nicholas...Mother and grandfather both played basketball at Oregon State...Father played basketball at Western Washington...Is left-handed by plays basketball right-handed...Loves dogs of all kinds...Hopes to pursue a career in the health field...Major is Psychology.

Recent Games
Dec 30 Montana L, 64-60
Jan 4 at Idaho State L, 80-62
Jan 9 at Northern Arizona L, 114-107
Jan 11 at Weber State W, 91-67
Jan 16 Northern Colorado L, 73-63
Jan 18 Southern Utah W, 87-82
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 14 7
Games started 13 7
Minutes 365 200
Minutes per game 26.1 28.6
FG 79-154 47-91
FG Pct 51.3 51.6
3PT 2-5 1-4
3PT Pct 40.0 25.0
FT 38-56 13-19
FT Pct 67.9 68.4
Off rebounds 43 26
Def rebounds 88 55
Total rebounds 131 81
Rebounds per game 9.4 11.6
Personal fouls 53 28
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 9 4
Turnovers 32 21
Assist to turnover ratio 0.3 0.2
Steals 16 10
Blocks 28 22
Points 198 108
Points per game 14.1 15.4
Points per 40 min 21.7 21.6
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 at Nevada L, 83-72 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 Cal St. Maritime W, 86-55 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at San Jose State L, 73-67 - 18 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 12
Nov 20 at Cal Poly L, 62-43 1 23 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 3-3 100.0 13
Nov 26 at UC Davis L, 77-75 1 37 10-15 66.7 0-0 - 10-17 58.8 30
Dec 6 at Seattle U L, 88-84 1 32 2-10 20.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 8
Dec 14 at San Francisco L, 87-82 1 22 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 11
Dec 17 Ohio St. L, 104-74 1 19 2-7 28.6 1-1 100.0 3-4 75.0 8
Dec 19 Pacific Union W, 94-35 1 14 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Dec 28 Montana State L, 85-48 1 22 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Dec 30 Montana L, 64-60 1 24 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 8
Jan 4 at Idaho State L, 80-62 1 25 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 13
Jan 9 at Northern Arizona L, 114-107 1 36 9-18 50.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 20
Jan 11 at Weber State W, 91-67 1 23 8-15 53.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 17
Jan 16 Northern Colorado L, 73-63 1 34 8-15 53.3 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 19
Jan 18 Southern Utah W, 87-82 1 36 10-17 58.8 1-1 100.0 3-4 75.0 24
Jan 23 at Portland State   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Eastern Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Idaho   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Weber State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Idaho State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Southern Utah   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Eastern Washington   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Idaho   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Montana State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Montana   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Portland State   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Big Sky Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Big Sky Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Big Sky Tournament   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 at Nevada L, 83-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 Cal St. Maritime W, 86-55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at San Jose State L, 73-67 - 18 2 4 6 0 2 0.0 2 2 2 -
Nov 20 at Cal Poly L, 62-43 1 23 2 3 5 0 3 0.0 0 1 3 -
Nov 26 at UC Davis L, 77-75 1 37 5 6 11 1 1 1.0 1 0 5 1
Dec 6 at Seattle U L, 88-84 1 32 1 10 11 2 2 1.0 2 2 4 0
Dec 14 at San Francisco L, 87-82 1 22 3 2 5 2 1 2.0 1 0 4 -
Dec 17 Ohio St. L, 104-74 1 19 3 4 7 0 2 0.0 0 1 4 -
Dec 19 Pacific Union W, 94-35 1 14 1 4 5 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 28 Montana State L, 85-48 1 22 2 4 6 1 4 0.3 1 3 4 -
Dec 30 Montana L, 64-60 1 24 7 5 12 1 1 1.0 0 1 4 -
Jan 4 at Idaho State L, 80-62 1 25 6 3 9 0 4 0.0 1 2 4 -
Jan 9 at Northern Arizona L, 114-107 1 36 2 16 18 0 3 0.0 2 4 4 -
Jan 11 at Weber State W, 91-67 1 23 0 8 8 1 0 - 1 4 4 -
Jan 16 Northern Colorado L, 73-63 1 34 2 9 11 0 6 0.0 3 2 3 -
Jan 18 Southern Utah W, 87-82 1 36 7 10 17 1 3 0.3 2 6 5 1
Jan 23 at Portland State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Eastern Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Idaho   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Weber State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Idaho State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Southern Utah   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Northern Colorado   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Eastern Washington   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Idaho   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Montana State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Montana   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Portland State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Big Sky Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Big Sky Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Big Sky Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 28 - 7.6 0.7-1.8 37.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-0.8 56.5 1.8
2017-18 30 18 23.8 3.2-6.2 51.3 0.1-0.1 66.7 1.0-1.6 66.0 7.5
2018-19 29 26 28.5 5.3-11.0 48.1 0.0-0.4 0.0 2.3-3.5 66.7 13.0
2019-20 14 13 26.1 5.6-11.0 51.3 0.1-0.4 40.0 2.7-4.0 67.9 14.1
Total 101 57 21.0 3.4-7.0 48.9 0.0-0.2 21.1 1.5-2.3 65.8 8.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 28 - 212 19-51 37.3 0-0 - 13-23 56.5 51
2017-18 30 18 715 96-187 51.3 2-3 66.7 31-47 66.0 225
2018-19 29 26 826 154-320 48.1 0-11 0.0 68-102 66.7 376
2019-20 14 13 365 79-154 51.3 2-5 40.0 38-56 67.9 198
Total 101 57 2118 348-712 48.9 4-19 21.1 150-228 65.8 850
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 28 - 7.6 3.6-9.6 37.3 0.0-0.0 - 2.5-4.3 56.5 9.6
2017-18 30 18 23.8 5.4-10.5 51.3 0.1-0.2 66.7 1.7-2.6 66.0 12.6
2018-19 29 26 28.5 7.5-15.5 48.1 0.0-0.5 0.0 3.3-4.9 66.7 18.2
2019-20 14 13 26.1 8.7-16.9 51.3 0.2-0.5 40.0 4.2-6.1 67.9 21.7
Total 101 57 21.0 6.6-13.4 48.9 0.1-0.4 21.1 2.8-4.3 65.8 16.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 28 - 7.6 1.2 1.8 3.0 1.5 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4
2017-18 30 18 23.8 3.3 3.7 7.0 3.8 0.3 0.6 1.1 0.5 0.5 1.3
2018-19 29 26 28.5 4.1 7.1 11.1 3.4 0.2 0.9 1.8 0.5 1.4 2.7
2019-20 14 13 26.1 3.1 6.3 9.4 3.8 0.1 0.6 2.3 0.3 1.1 2.0
Total 101 57 21.0 2.9 4.5 7.4 3.1 0.2 0.6 1.2 0.5 0.8 1.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 28 - 212 34 51 85 43 2 4 9 0.4 10 12
2017-18 30 18 715 98 111 209 114 8 18 33 0.5 16 39
2018-19 29 26 826 118 205 323 99 5 27 52 0.5 40 78
2019-20 14 13 365 43 88 131 53 2 9 32 0.3 16 28
Total 101 57 2118 293 455 748 309 17 58 126 0.5 82 157
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 28 - 7.6 6.4 9.6 16.0 8.1 0.4 0.8 1.7 0.4 1.9 2.3
2017-18 30 18 23.8 5.5 6.2 11.7 6.4 0.4 1.0 1.8 0.5 0.9 2.2
2018-19 29 26 28.5 5.7 9.9 15.6 4.8 0.2 1.3 2.5 0.5 1.9 3.8
2019-20 14 13 26.1 4.7 9.6 14.4 5.8 0.2 1.0 3.5 0.3 1.8 3.1
Total 101 57 21.0 5.5 8.6 14.1 5.8 0.3 1.1 2.4 0.5 1.5 3.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 14 13 26.1 5.6-11.0 51.3 0.1-0.4 40.0 2.7-4.0 67.9 14.1
Conference 7 7 28.6 6.7-13.0 51.6 0.1-0.6 25.0 1.9-2.7 68.4 15.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 6 6 24.8 5.2-9.8 52.5 0.3-0.5 66.7 1.7-2.5 66.7 12.3
Away 8 7 27.0 6.0-11.9 50.5 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.5-5.1 68.3 15.5
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 3 3 24.3 7.3-12.3 59.5 0.3-0.3 100.0 1.3-2.0 66.7 16.3
Losses 11 10 26.5 5.2-10.6 48.7 0.1-0.4 25.0 3.1-4.5 68.0 13.5
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November 3 2 26.0 6.7-11.7 57.1 0.0-0.0 - 5.0-7.7 65.2 18.3
December 6 6 22.2 3.2-7.2 44.2 0.2-0.2 100.0 1.8-3.0 61.1 8.3
January 5 5 30.8 8.0-15.2 52.6 0.2-0.8 25.0 2.4-3.0 80.0 18.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 14 13 365 79-154 51.3 2-5 40.0 38-56 67.9 198
Conference 7 7 200 47-91 51.6 1-4 25.0 13-19 68.4 108
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 6 6 149 31-59 52.5 2-3 66.7 10-15 66.7 74
Away 8 7 216 48-95 50.5 0-2 0.0 28-41 68.3 124
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 3 3 73 22-37 59.5 1-1 100.0 4-6 66.7 49
Losses 11 10 292 57-117 48.7 1-4 25.0 34-50 68.0 149
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November 3 2 78 20-35 57.1 0-0 - 15-23 65.2 55
December 6 6 133 19-43 44.2 1-1 100.0 11-18 61.1 50
January 5 5 154 40-76 52.6 1-4 25.0 12-15 80.0 93
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 14 13 26.1 8.7-16.9 51.3 0.2-0.5 40.0 4.2-6.1 67.9 21.7
Conference 7 7 28.6 9.4-18.2 51.6 0.2-0.8 25.0 2.6-3.8 68.4 21.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 6 6 24.8 8.3-15.8 52.5 0.5-0.8 66.7 2.7-4.0 66.7 19.9
Away 8 7 27.0 8.9-17.6 50.5 0.0-0.4 0.0 5.2-7.6 68.3 23.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 3 3 24.3 12.1-20.3 59.5 0.5-0.5 100.0 2.2-3.3 66.7 26.8
Losses 11 10 26.5 7.8-16.0 48.7 0.1-0.5 25.0 4.7-6.8 68.0 20.4
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November 3 2 26.0 10.3-17.9 57.1 0.0-0.0 - 7.7-11.8 65.2 28.2
December 6 6 22.2 5.7-12.9 44.2 0.3-0.3 100.0 3.3-5.4 61.1 15.0
January 5 5 30.8 10.4-19.7 52.6 0.3-1.0 25.0 3.1-3.9 80.0 24.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 14 13 26.1 3.1 6.3 9.4 3.8 0.1 0.6 2.3 0.3 1.1 2.0
Conference 7 7 28.6 3.7 7.9 11.6 4.0 0.1 0.6 3.0 0.2 1.4 3.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 6 24.8 3.7 6.0 9.7 3.8 0.2 0.5 2.7 0.2 1.0 2.2
Away 8 7 27.0 2.6 6.5 9.1 3.8 0.1 0.8 2.0 0.4 1.3 1.9
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 3 24.3 2.7 7.3 10.0 4.0 0.3 0.7 1.0 0.7 1.0 3.3
Losses 11 10 26.5 3.2 6.0 9.2 3.7 0.1 0.6 2.6 0.2 1.2 1.6
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November 3 2 26.0 3.0 4.3 7.3 3.3 0.3 0.3 2.0 0.2 1.0 1.0
December 6 6 22.2 2.8 4.8 7.7 3.8 0.0 1.0 1.7 0.6 0.7 1.2
January 5 5 30.8 3.4 9.2 12.6 4.0 0.2 0.4 3.2 0.1 1.8 3.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 14 13 365 43 88 131 53 2 9 32 0.3 16 28
Conference 7 7 200 26 55 81 28 1 4 21 0.2 10 22
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 6 149 22 36 58 23 1 3 16 0.2 6 13
Away 8 7 216 21 52 73 30 1 6 16 0.4 10 15
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 3 73 8 22 30 12 1 2 3 0.7 3 10
Losses 11 10 292 35 66 101 41 1 7 29 0.2 13 18
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November 3 2 78 9 13 22 10 1 1 6 0.2 3 3
December 6 6 133 17 29 46 23 0 6 10 0.6 4 7
January 5 5 154 17 46 63 20 1 2 16 0.1 9 18
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 14 13 26.1 4.7 9.6 14.4 5.8 0.2 1.0 3.5 0.3 1.8 3.1
Conference 7 7 28.6 5.2 11.0 16.2 5.6 0.2 0.8 4.2 0.2 2.0 4.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 6 24.8 5.9 9.7 15.6 6.2 0.3 0.8 4.3 0.2 1.6 3.5
Away 8 7 27.0 3.9 9.6 13.5 5.6 0.2 1.1 3.0 0.4 1.9 2.8
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 3 24.3 4.4 12.1 16.4 6.6 0.5 1.1 1.6 0.7 1.6 5.5
Losses 11 10 26.5 4.8 9.0 13.8 5.6 0.1 1.0 4.0 0.2 1.8 2.5
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November 3 2 26.0 4.6 6.7 11.3 5.1 0.5 0.5 3.1 0.2 1.5 1.5
December 6 6 22.2 5.1 8.7 13.8 6.9 0.0 1.8 3.0 0.6 1.2 2.1
January 5 5 30.8 4.4 11.9 16.4 5.2 0.3 0.5 4.2 0.1 2.3 4.7