Kortney  Dunbar

13Kortney Dunbar

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Edwardsville, Ill.

High School:
Edwardsville H.S.

Height:
6-2

Position:
G/F

CAREER HIGHS

  • Points: 15 // Penn, 11/14/14
  • Rebounds: 6 // Oral Roberts 11/17/14
  • Assists: 1 // Missouri, 1/2/15*
  • Steals: 1 // Tennessee St., 11/24/14*
  • Blocks: 2 // Penn, 11/14/14
  • Field Goals: 6 // Penn, 11/14/14
  • 3-Pointers: 3 // Penn, 11/14/14
  • Free Throws: 1 // Tennessee St., 11/24/14
  • Minutes: 25 // Penn, 11/14/14
  • * Indicates most recent high

CAREER HONORS

  • SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll -- 2014-15

2014-15 - FRESHMAN

  • Played in 20 games and averaged 6.6 minutes per contest in her first season at Tennessee.
  • In limited playing time, she made 14 three-pointers for the fourth-highest total on the team.
  • She hit three from long range in her college debut, tallying a career-best 15 points vs. Penn in 25 minutes of action.
  • She scored in double figures the only other time as a rookie in the second game of the year vs. Oral Roberts, contributing 10 points.
  • Knocked down at least one shot behind the three-point arc in each of her first six contests.
  • Pulled down a career-high six rebounds vs. Oral Roberts.
  • Committed only three turnovers all season long.

USA/AAU BASKETBALL

  • Played for Midwest Elite-Platinum AAU team.
  • Participated in 2013 USA 3-on-3 U18 Team Trials.

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Ranked No. 78 in 2014 espnW HoopGurlz Top 100.
  • Rated as a four-star recruit on that list and the No. 22-ranked wing player.
  • All-Star Girls Report ranked her the No. 65 player in the country.
  • Blue Star ranked her the No. 74 player in the nation.
  • SchollyMe All-World Game participant (2014).
  • McDonald's All-American nominee (2014).
  • Associated Press Class 4A All-State First Team (2014) and Second Team (2013).
  • Illinois Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) Class 4A All-State First Team (2014) and Second Team (2013).
  • Selected to play in IBCA All-Star Game (2014).
  • Champaign News-Gazette All-State First Team (2014).
  • Chicago Tribune All-State Girls Basketball Second Team (2014).
  • Edwardsville Intelligencer Girls Basketball MVP (2014).
  • Belleville News-Democrat Class 3A-4A Player of the Year (2014).
  • St. Louis All-Metro First Team (2013) and Second Team (2014).
  • Southwestern Conference All-Conference First Team (2013, 2014).
  • Southwestern Conference Academic All-Conference (2013, 2014).
  • Averaged 16.8 ppg. and 9.7 rpg., and hit 57 three-pointers as a senior.
  • Also had 59 assists, 44 blocks and 36 steals for EHS in 2013-14.
  • Finished her career with 1,205 points and 546 rebounds, both ranking sixth in EHS history.
  • Had single-game prep career highs of 28 points and 23 rebounds, both as a senior.
  • She played on teams that accumulated a 118-5 record.
  • Averaged 14.4 ppg. and 5.6 rpg., and drained 55 threes as a junior.
  • Also recorded 64 steals, 57 assists and 31 blocks in 2012-13.

PERSONAL

  • Full name is Kortney Nicole Dunbar.
  • Nicknames include Kort and KD.
  • Born on July 3, 1996, in Florissant, Mo.
  • Parents are Mark and Christine Dunbar.
  • Has an older sister, Kirstin.
  • Majoring in recreation and sport management.
  • Recipient of the Jim Stockdale Basketball Scholarship Endowment.
  • Follow @Kortney_Dunbar1 on Twitter and @kdunbar13 on Instagram.
 

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