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Kendrick Nunn
Kendrick  Nunn

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Simeon

Last College:
Illinois

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 193

Position:
Guard

Twitter:
@NunnBetter_

Major:
Communication


01/15/2018

OAKLAND OUTLASTS UIC ON THE ROAD BEHIND NUNN'S 32

Kendrick Nunn dropped 32 points and grabbed nine rebounds in his return home to Chicago

01/12/2018

NUNN NAMED TO LUTE OLSON AWARD MID-SEASON WATCH LIST

The Lute Olson Award is presented annually to the nation's top Division I player

01/12/2018

STRONG SECOND HALF LIFTS OAKLAND OVER CLEVELAND STATE 81-68

Jalen Hayes scored 30 points and grabbed 11 rebounds

01/11/2018

GAME 19: GOLDEN GRIZZLIES CLOSE OUT HOME SLATE AGAINST CLEVELAND STATE

Friday is Childhood Cancer Awareness Night at the O'rena

01/10/2018

HOT SHOOTING LEADS OAKLAND TO 95-82 WIN OVER YOUNGSTOWN STATE

The Golden Grizzlies shot a season high 63 percent from the floor

01/10/2018

Oakland vs. Youngstown State (1/10/2018)

Oakland vs. Youngstown State (1/10/2018) O'rena

01/07/2018

Oakland vs. Wright State (1/7/2018)

Oakland vs. Wright State (1/7/2018) O'rena

01/05/2018

Oakland vs. NKU (1/5/2018)

Oakland vs. NKU (1/5/2018) O'rena

12/22/2017

Oakland vs. Eastern Michigan (12/22/2017)

The Oakland men's basketball team faced Eastern Michigan for the second time this month as they welcomed the Eagles to the O'rena Friday, Dec. 22.

12/20/2017

Oakland vs. Towson (12/20/2017)

Oakland vs. Towson (12/20/2017) O'rena

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Overview: Transferred to Oakland in June 2016 ... Scored over 1,000 points at Illinois and was named to the Big Ten All-Freshman Team in 2013 ... Shooting guard that averaged 15.5 points per game in his final season for the Fighting Illini ... ESPN 100 Shooting Guard out of high school ... Won gold medals with Team USA in the 2011 FIBA Americas Under-16 Championship in Cancun, Mexico and 2012 FIBA U-17 World Championship in Kaunas, Lithuania.

2016-17
Redshirted

AT ILLINOIS (2012-16)
 
Scored over 1,000 points in 96 games played, becoming the 48th Illini to score over 1,000 points
▪ Averaged 10.6 points and 3.3 rebounds per game over three seasons
▪ Shot 42.4 percent from the floor and 37.9 percent from behind the arc
▪ Averaged 15.5 points and 5.0 rebounds per game senior season
▪ Tallied 20 points or more in six games in 2015-16 including scoring a career-best 28 points vs. Yale
▪ Named to Big Ten All-Freshman Team in 2012-13

High School
▪ Consensus national top-75 recruit
▪ Helped lead Simeon to four straight state championships -- equaling the IHSA's record for consecutive titles -- and had his No. 20 jersey retired by the Wolverines along with teammate Jabari Parker
▪ Averaged 14.7 points, 7.3 rebounds and 3.7 assists as a senior
▪ First-team All-State by the Champaign News-Gazette and Illinois Basketball Coaches Association, Second-team All-State by the Associated Press, Third-team All-State by the Chicago Tribune
▪ Ranked No. 57 on the recruiting services consensus index and ranked No. 52 nationally by Scout, No. 60 by Rivals and No. 61 by ESPN
▪ Member of the USA Basketball Team that won a gold medal at the 2012 FIBA U17 World Championships in Lithuania and competed for USA Basketball in 2011, winning a gold medal at the FIBA Americas U16 Championships in Mexico

Personal
Full Name:
Kendrick Melvin Nunn
Birthdate:
Aug. 3, 1995
Parents:
Melvin Nunn
Siblings:
Kendyl and Sarafina
Sister Kendyl played basketball at UIC and St. John's

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