Cumberland Furnace, Tenn.
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 vs. Tennessee (USATSI)
• 2016-17 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2016 Air Force Classic All-Tournament Team
• 2015-16 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2015 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
Medicine, Health & Society; Psychology
Averaged 10.9 ppg and 1.7 rpg game in 30 games with 20 starts … Closed her career with four consecutive games in double figures and averaged 15.0 ppg in the final four games … Drilled her 150th three-point FG vs. Arkansas and closed her career with150 career 3-PT FG’s … Tallied her third 20-point outing of season with 22 points at Florida…. 16 games in double figures … -Scored her 1,000th point vs. NC State to become the 37th 1,000-point scorer in program history … Ranks No. 26 on the all-time scoring list with 1,154 career points … One of two players to post multiple 20+ outings with three on the year … Named to Paradise Jam All-Tournament team after averaging 18.0 ppg through the three games … Tied her career-best with 31 points vs. Syracuse for her second career 30-point outing … Scored a career-best seven 3-PT FG’s vs. Syracuse; one shy of the Vanderbilt single-game record… Her seven 3-PT FG’s vs. Syracuse tied the Paradise Jam single-game record.
Put together a strong junior season that included leading the team in scoring (11.3 ppg), total points (338) and free throws made (64). … Was one of only two players on the roster to see action in all 30 games. … Made 20 starts. … Scored in double-figures in 18 games and took game-high scoring honors nine times. … Exploded for a career-high 31 points, finishing 12-of-20 from the floor, in the loss to Alabama in the first round of the SEC Tournament. ... Scored a team-high 17 points in the loss to LSU on Feb. 27. ... Scored 14 points in loss to Florida on Jan. 29 to reach double figures for the sixth time in seven games. ... Tied for team-high scoring honors with 16 points and added three rebounds and four assists in the loss on Auburn on Jan. 12. ... Had 10 points and six rebounds in loss to Texas A&M on Jan. 2. ... Scored a team-high 21 points, including going 7-of-8 from the foul line, in the loss to No. 8-ranked Louisville on Dec. 21. … Produced a season-high 22 points in the win over UT Martin on Nov. 27. … Scored a team-high 20 points and had four rebounds in the win over Robert Morris on Nov. 22. … Had 12 points and a career-high four steals in the win over Duke on Nov. 20.
Had a solid sophomore campaign, seeing action in 31 games and making 27 starts. … Ranked second on the team in both total points (279) and scoring average (9.0 ppg). … Reached double figures in 12 games, including six SEC games. … Scored a career-high 24 points against Drexel on Dec. 3, finishing 10-of-14 from the floor in the win. … Scored a team-high 23 points and matched career-high with six rebounds in win over Alabama on Jan. 25. … Earned team-high scoring honors in eight games, including three consecutive contests from Nov. 30 through Dec. 5 (wins over Air Force, Drexel and ETSU).
Produced a fine freshman season, averaging 7.0 points and 2.0 rebounds per game. ... Saw action in 30 of the team's 31 games (missed one due to illness), including making four starts. ... Reached double figures in scoring in 10 games. ... Shot 83 percent from the foul line, making 35 of 42 attempts. ... Scored a team-high 16 points in win over Ole Miss on Feb. 5. ... Scored 14 points and had six rebounds in win over James Madison on Dec. 29. ... Scored a career-high 18 points while going 7-of-10 from the floor, including 4-of-6 from 3-point range, in win over St. Louis on Nov. 24. ... Had six points and two rebounds in her Commodore debut during season-opening win over Belmont on Nov. 14.
High School (Creek Wood)
2014 and 2012 Class AA Miss Basketball Finalist. ... Averaged 24.8 points and 6.2 rebounds per game. ... Helped lead head coach Tom Mullinicks' team to the state semifinals with 34-4 record. ... McDonald's All-American nominee. ... Gatorade Player of the Year nominee. ... Averaged 3.2 steals and 2.0 assists per game. ... Scored 38 points, going 13-of-27 from the floor, and pulled down 10 rebound in state tournament quarterfinals. ... Named to District-11 AA All District and All Tournament teams in all four years. ... Named District-11 AA MVP during sophomore, junior and senior seasons and named District-11 AA All Tournament MVP her junior and senior years. ... Named to Region 6-AA All Touranment team during sophomore, junior and senior seasons and named Region 6-AA Touranment MVP as a senior. ... Named Creek Wood HS MVP for three straight years. ... As a junior, named as a Class AA TSSAA Miss Basketball nominee. ... Ranked No. 59 overall (and No. 7 at her position) by Prospects Nation.
Points: 31 (2x; Last vs. Syracuse, 11/24/17)
Rebounds: 6 (5x; Last: vs. Texas A&M, 1/2/17)
Assists: 5 (4x; Last vs. East Tennessee State, 12/10/15)
3FG Made: 7 (vs. Syracuse, 11/24/17)
Blocks: 2 (vs. Miss. State 2/9/17)
Steals: 4 (vs. Duke 11/20/16)
Minutes: 40 (at LSU, 12/31/17)