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32 Ka'Nesheia Cobbins

 

Career Records (through 2014-15)
7. Assists – 271
10. Assists Per Game – 3.2
10. Steals – 112

 

AWARDS AND HONORS
2015 Sun Belt Defensive Player of the Year
2015 Sun Belt All-Second Team
2015 Sun Belt All-Tournament Team

2014-15: Set the UALR single-season record for assists in a season with 174...Leaves the Trojans ranked seventh all-time with 271 career assists and 10th all-time with an average of 3.2 assists per game...Also ranked 10th all-time in steals...Set a career high in rebounds with 179 including 152 defensive rebounds...Led the Trojans in steals and assists while finishing second on the team in rebounds...Averaged a career-best 6.3 points per game...Started in 33 games while playing in all 34...Played through injury in the NCAA Tournament game against Texas A&M to lead UALR to the second round...Had a career-high six blocks...Got her first career double-double and the first double-double at UALR to not include points as a statistic since at least 1999 when the team became a Division I program on Jan. 10 vs. Appalachian State (12 assists/10 rebounds)...Got another double-double vs. Georgia State on March 15 in the SBC Quarterfinales (15 points/10 rebounds)...Had a career-high 15 points twice during the season...Earned a career-best 11 rebounds vs. Texas State on Jan. 8...Picked up 12 assists vs. Appalachian State on Jan. 10, the second-highest total ever at UALR...Tied a career high with six steals vs. Troy on Feb. 21....Made her first two career 3-pointers during the year...Sank a career-best eight free throws at Arkansas State on Jan. 29...Named to the Sun Belt All-Tournament Team...Named the Sun Belt Player of the Week following a season-opening win at No. 24 LSU on Nov. 14.

2013-14: Missed all of the 2013-14 season with a torn ACL.

2012-13: Played in 31 games and started 16… After starting only four of the first 38 games in her career, she started 13 of 14 to end the 2012-13 season… Finished 41.7 percent (60-144) from the field and 52.3 percent (45-86) from the charity stripe… Scored 5.3 points and grabbed 3.6 rebounds per game… Finished second on the team with 41 steals (1.3 steals per game)… Reached double-digit scoring four times… Finished second on the team and 15th in the conference with 82 assists (2.6 assists per game), including 50 in the final 14 games (3.6 assists per game)… Dished out seven assists against only one turnover in UALR’s 31-point win over South Alabama (Feb. 2)… Scored a season-best 13 points in UALR’s win at Arkansas State (Feb. 13)… Scored 19 points on 9-13 shooting in two games against Troy in 2012-13.

2011-12: Played in 21 games and averaged 2.1 points and 1.1 rebounds per game as a freshman in 2011-12… Shot 44.0 percent (16-36) from the field and 50.0 percent (13-26) from the foul line in her freshman season… Scored a career-best 15 points on 6-of-7 shooting from the field and 3-of-4 from the foul line in a career-high 29 minutes vs. Memphis (Dec. 10)…  Dished out four assists while scoring two points at Oral Roberts (Dec. 13)… Scored four points and had one steal against Seattle (Dec. 21)… Scored two points in 12 minutes at Denver (Dec. 31)… Scored two points in three minutes against ULM (Feb. 4)… Pulled down a season-best five rebounds, scored five points and came up with three steals at Troy (Feb. 18)… Played 23 minutes, scored seven points and pulled down three rebounds in her only start of the season, at home against North Texas on Feb. 22… Saw action in two of UALR’s Sun Belt Tournament matchups, playing three minutes against South Alabama (March 4) and five minutes against Florida Atlantic (March 5)… Played 10 minutes, scored six points and grabbed four rebounds in UALR’s opening-round loss to Delaware in the 2012 NCAA Tournament.

Dutchtown High School: One of ESPN’s Top 100 player in the nation, she averaged 18 points, six rebounds, five assists, and three steals per game at Dutchtown High School… Earned All-State and All-Metro all four years of her career while leading her team to district titles in 2008, 2010, and 2011 and district runner-up in 2009… Earned District Most Valuable Player and District Defense Most Valuable Player for three straight seasons.

Personal: Mother is Katina Cobbins… Has one brother, Jakobey Hitchens… Born Feb. 3, 1993 in Baton Rouge, La.

Position: Guard
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La.
High School: Dutchtown HS
Experience: 2 Letters
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