Kennedy Records Double-Double, Tolbert Scores 17 As Mustangs Win 71-69
2015 Summer: Played for USA East Coast on a tour of games in France (Paris) and Italy (Venice & Treviso). The three games included matchups with the Chinese and Nigerian national teams. He was on the same squad as Keith Frazier.
2014-15: Sitting out 2014-15 due to NCAA transfer rules.
Junior (2013-14 at Texas Tech): Second for the Red Raiders in scoring (10.7) and rebounding (5.8)... shot 54.8 percent overall (131-239), 30.3 percent from 3-point range (10-33) and 71.0 percent at the FT line (71-100)...averaged 9.6 points and 5.3 rebounds in Big 12 action...had four double-doubles on the season...scored in double figures in 19 of 32 games...seasno highs of 25 points (10-14 FG) and 12 rebounds at Arizona State 12/21...Totaled 18 points and 12 rebounds against West Virginia 1/6...had 15 points and 10 rebounds at Oklahoma State 2/22.
Sophomore (2012-13 at Texas Tech): Named first team Academic All-Big 12 for 2013 ... Season-high 22 points on 9 of 10 shooting against TCU ... recorded 19 points against Kansas State ... had 18 points and tied a career-best with 13 rebounds at Texas ... has recorded 17 career eight-rebound performances, including seven this season (Grambling State, Jackson State, North Carolina A&T, at TCU, Iowa State and at Texas) ... has 14 double-digit scoring efforts this season ... Notched 10 points, five boards and two blocks against Arizona State ... recorded nine points, a season-high 10 boards and 2 blocks against Florida A&M ... notched 13 points and eight rebounds in a win over Iowa State, including the game-clinching free throws to seal the victory ... added 16 points at Kansas ... added 11 points and seven rebounds against Texas.
Freshman (2011-12 at Texas Tech): Started 29 of 31 games as a freshman ... led the team in scoring (11.5 points), rebounding (5.7), field goal percentage (52.1), field goals made (126), free throws made (105) and free throws attempted (146) ... his 357 points ranked fifth at Texas Tech for freshmen, while his 177 rebounds ranked fourth ... was named the Big 12 Rookie of the Week on Jan. 2 ... recorded 27 points against TCU on Dec. 6 ... equaled the mark with 27 against Cal State-Bakersfield on Dec. 27 ... added 21 at ORU and 22 against Grambling State ... had 20 points and eight rebounds against Indiana State ... one of only two freshman at Tech in the last 20 years to have five 20-point games ... had nine rebounds against DePaul, A&M-Corpus Christi, Oral Roberts, Texas A&M and Texas ... recorded first career double-double at Oklahoma State with 13 points and 13 rebounds ... notched 18 points and eight rebounds against K-State... added 11 points and eight boards at K-State in Manhattan ... chipped in 15 points and nine boards against Texas ... 19 points and six rebounds at Baylor ... named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both the fall and spring semesters ... was named to the 2011-12 Dean's List.
Prep: Played for Eugene Watts at Fort Worth All Saints Episcopal High School ... averaged 17.4 points, 11.5 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 3.0 blocks as a senior ... chipped 16.9 points and 10.1 rebounds as a junior ... earned All-City, All-District and All-Area honors as a senior ... recorded over 1,000 points and 1,000 rebounds in high school ... named a three-star recruit by Rivals.com and ESPN.com ... rated the No. 30 player in the state of Texas by TexasHoops.com ... played AAU for Brandon Bass Elite.
Personal: Born Nov. 1992 in Fort Worth, Texas ... parents are the late James and Trimeka Tolbert ... has a sister, Breanna and brother, Kenneth ... plays the piano ... enjoys freestyling.
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