Bay St. Louis, Miss.
Student-athletes cap careers with Vanderbilt degrees
2017-18 Final Game Notes
Seniors Bell and Reed will take part in an invite-only evaluation camp March 31
Annual banquet will take place April 13 at the Omni Hotel
Kayla Overbeck records double-double with 16 points and 14 rebounds
Vanderbilt took on Arkansas in the opening game of the SEC Tournament on Wednesday morning at Bridgestone Arena.
Vanderbilt held off Arkansas in the second half to win 78-73 on Sunday afternoon on Senior Day.
Vanderbilt hosted No. 2 Mississippi State on Thursday night at Memorial Gym.
Vanderbilt hosted Tennessee on Sunday afternoon at Memorial Gym.
Vanderbilt hosted Texas A&M at Memorial Gym on Sunday afternoon.
Medicine, Health and Society
• 2016-17 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll
• SEC Women's Basketball Leadership Council
Averaged 10.5 ppg and 3.8 rpg in 31 starts … Averaged 11.1 ppg in SEC play… In final game of her career grabbed a career-best nine rebounds; one shy of a double-double (16 points, 9 rebounds) … Became the 38th member of the 1,000-point club with 15 points at Auburn … Recorded 20-point outings against South Carolina (23) and Ole Miss (20) … Tallied eight career games of 20+ … Reached double figures in 11 of the last 15 games and in 20 games in 2017-18 … Her .417 (43-of-103) 3-PT FG percentage ranked No. 16 in the SEC … In the last 10 games, averaged 11.9 ppg, shot .460 percent (40-of-87) from the floor and was perfect from the FT line (23-of-23) … Her .938 free throw percentage (61-of-65) led the SEC; was the only SEC player averaging better then 90 percent from the line. (Doesn’t meet minimum/gm to be ranked) … Closed the season by making her last her last 28 free throws and only missed four all season… Scored in double figures 55 times in her career… Scored in the last 21 games and grabbed a rebound 30 of 31 games this season.
Was one of only two players on the VU roster to see action in all 30 games… Made 21 starts… Was the team's second-leading scorer at 9.1 ppg… Had 12 double-digit scoring performances and captured game-high scoring honors in five games… Set a career-high with 25 points in a win over Tennessee Tech in mid-December… Shot 44.6 from 3-point range (37-of-83) for the season… Scored a team-high 11 points, going 8-of-8 from the free throw line, in loss to South Carolina on Feb. 15... Scored 10 points in just eight minutes of action in the win over LSU on Feb. 13... Compiled 15 points and five rebounds in the win over Alabama on Jan. 26... Scored a team-high 12 points and had three rebounds and two assists in the loss to Arkansas on Jan. 19... Set a new career high with 25 points, going 10-of-12 from the floor, in the win over Tennessee Tech on Dec. 18… Finished with 20 points and tied season high with seven rebounds in the win over ETSU on Dec. 8… Scored 13 points and matched her season high with seven rebounds in the win over Tulane on Dec. 5… Contributed 13 points and five rebounds in the win over SIUE on Dec. 3… Had 19 points and four rebounds in the win over Duke on Nov. 20.
Had an outstanding sophomore campaign, leading the team in both total points (370) and scoring average (11.6 ppg) while seeing action in all 32 games, including 31 starts… Reached double figures in a team-high 19 games, including five of VU's final six games… Shot 42.9 percent from 3-point range, going 60-of-140… Averaged 3.1 rebounds per game… Earned team-high scoring honors in 12 games… Averaged 14.8 ppg over the last eight games of the season. … Scored season-high 22 points against Miss. Valley State on Nov. 15… Shot 81.4 percent the free throw line… Had 21 points in SEC Tournament win over Ole Miss on March 2… Scored 20 points in wins over both UT-Martin (Dec. 21) and Mizzou (Feb. 28)… Ranked among the national leaders in 3-point percentage for much of the season but did not meet the minimum at the end of the season.
2014-15 (FRESHMAN): Averaged 6.0 points and 1.9 rebounds per game before missing the final 15 games of the season with an ankle injury... Led the team with 13 points in loss to Tennessee on Jan. 5... Had eight points and four rebounds in loss to Marquette on Dec. 18... Scored nine points and pulled down two rebounds in loss to Arizona State on Nov. 30... Went 7-of-10 from the floor while scoring a career-high 17 points in loss to No. 3 UConn on Nov. 29... Had nine points and two assists in win over Minnesota on Nov. 28... Had nine points and three rebounds in win over St. Louis on Nov. 24... Had 12 points and three rebounds while making her first career start... Had one rebound in season-opening win over Belmont on Nov. 14.
HIGH SCHOOL (Bay)
Averaged 26.2 points, 7 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 2.2 steals as a senior... McDonald's All-American nominee... Was named to Clarion Ledger's Dandy Dozen as a junior and a senior... Selected to the Mississippi/Alabama All-Star game as a senior... Selected for the Mississippi North/South All-Star game in the summer before her senior year... Made 120 three-pointers as a senior and helped lead team to Class AAAA title game... Went 14-for-14 from 3-point range during one regular-season game to tiethe state record for 3s in a game... Shot 59 percent from 3-point range and 88 percent from the foul line... Led team to a 31-4 record and District Champs, South State Champs, and State Runner-up (lost by one point in finals)... Named All-State First team 2011-2014 and District MVP 2012-2014... Selected by Sun Herald as Player of the Year for three consecutive years... 2013 Gatorade Player of the Year... As a junior, helped lead head coach Debbie Triplett's team to a 36-0 record and a state championship... Ranked No. 51 nationally by ESPN HoopGurlz with a five-star rating and grade of 96... Ranked No. 74 overall (and No. 9 at her position) by Prospects Nation.
Traveled to France in May 2017 for Vanderbilt course that studied unique French medical practices and policies.
Points: 25 (vs. Tennessee Tech, 12/18/16)
Rebounds: 9 (vs. Arkansas, 2/28/18)
Assists: 5 (at Saint Louis, 11/29/17)
3FG Made: 6 (vs. App State, 11/8/13)
Blocks: 2 (2x, Last vs. Lipscomb, 12/28/17)
Steals: 3 (4x, Last vs. Mississippi State, 2/9/17)
Minutes: 40 (2x, Last vs. South Carolina, 1/18/18)