Kortney  Dunbar

13Kortney Dunbar

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Edwardsville, Ill.

High School:
Edwardsville H.S.

Height:
6-2

Position:
F

CAREER HIGHS

  • Points: 24 // Central Arkansas, 11/15/15
  • Rebounds: 13 // Central Arkansas, 11/15/15
  • Assists: 1 // Penn State, 11/18/15*
  • Steals: 2 // Central Arkansas, 11/15/15
  • Blocks: 2 // Penn, 11/14/14
  • Field Goals: 10 // Central Arkansas, 11/15/15
  • 3-Pointers: 4 // Central Arkansas, 11/15/15
  • Free Throws: 1 // Auburn, 1/10/16
  • Minutes: 34 // Central Arkansas, 11/15/15
  • * Indicates most recent high

CAREER HONORS

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

2015-16 - SOPHOMORE

  • Converted three three pointers as she scored nine of the team’s 14 first quarter points vs. Texas A&M.
  • Hit two three pointers and notched a steal off the bench against Alabama.
  • Nailed two three pointers in five minutes as the Lady Vols tried to mount a comeback vs. Arkansas.
  • Scored six points in only eight minutes off the bench in the Lady Vols win over Auburn.
  • Grabbed seven rebounds and added five points against Stetson.
  • Tallied two boards and a steal while earning her third start of the season against #7/7 Oregon State.
  • Earned her first career start against Central Arkansas as she notched 24 points, 13 rebounds, two steals, 10 field goals and four three pointers in 34 minutes, all of which were career highs.
  • Shot 10-15 from the field and 4-6 from the three points line while leading the team in scoring and rebounding in the season opening 102-47 victory over UCA.
  • Scored 15 points and grabbed eight rebounds and three steals on 7-of-8 shooting against Carson-Newman, tying her career high in points and setting new highs in rebounds and steals if the exhibition stats counted.

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 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 business administration.
  • Recipient of the Emily Yoakum Winners' Circle Scholarship.
  • Follow @KDXIII_ on Twitter and @kdunbar13 on Instagram.
 

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