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- Lawrence Kinnard
Lawrence Kinnard

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Raleigh-Egypt HS

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 210

Position:
Forward

Experience:
3L



Junior Season (2007-08)

Coming off an outstanding junior season where he was tabbed as a Third Team All-Conference USA performer ... played in all 34 contests, making 18 starts; however, he was the first man off the bench and in many cases came into the game in the opening five minutes of play ... averaged 11.1 points and a team-leading 6.8 rebounds per game ... also averaged 28.4 minutes per contest ... shot 41.0 percent from the floor, 36.3 percent from beyond the arc and 70.0 percent from the charity stipe ... ranked second on the team lead with four double-doubles ... tied career high with 25 points on 10-of-14 shooting off the bench, and collected seven rebounds in the win at UCF (1/29) ... recorded a double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds in 79-78 losss to then-No. 1 Memphis (2/16) ... collected 14 points and 11 boards in win over Marshall (2/2) ... had second double-double with 16 points and 11 boards en route to win at Tulane (1/9) ... first double-double of season, with 19 points and a career-high 14 rebounds in the victory over Old Dominion (12/29) ... had a game-high 23 points in only 22 minutes of action against UTEP (2/9) ... collected 22 points and six boards in win over Houston (2/20) ... scored 19 points on 5-of-10 shooting in UAB's loss to Florida State (11/16) ... had team-high 16 points to go along with nine boards in loss at Memphis (3/8) ... had 16 points and seven boards at Southern Miss (2/5) ... collected 14 points and a game-high nine boards in Blazers' exhibition victory over West Alabama (11/1) ... had 12 boards to go with seven points to help lead UAB to a win over Alabama State (1/2) ... collected 11 points on 4-of-6 shooting from the floor and 3-of-4 from three-point range, to go with eight rebounds in win over Eastern Kentucky (11/21).

Sophomore Season (2006-07)

Had a breakout season under first-year head coach Mike Davis ... one of two players on squad to have started all 31 contests (Paul Delaney III) ... led team and ranked eighth in C-USA with 6.2 rebounds per game ... was third on team and 15th in league in points per game, averaging 13.0 per contest ... also led team in three-point percentage, averaging 41 percent from beyond the arc, which was good for fifth-best in the conference ... recorded 24 double-figure scoring contests ... his 34.8 minutes per game ranked as the seventh most per game average in school history ... earned first-ever C-USA POW award (week of Jan. 15) following his games against UCF and Tulane ... had a career-high 25 points and eight boards in win at Tulane (1/13) ... scored a then-career-high 21 points and had three blocks in the overtime win against UCF (1/10) ... had 21 points, including hitting a career-high five three pointers, and nine rebounds in the victory over Rice (2/14) ... collected first career double-double with 10 points and 12 boards against Memphis (2/8) ... had 20 points on 4-of-6 shooting from beyond the arc at Wyoming (11/18) led team with 18 points and eight rebounds in loss to Tulane (3/3) ... led team with 17 points, seven rebounds and three steals in win at Tulsa (2/21) had 16 points and collected nine rebounds with career-highs of four blocked shots and 49 minutes played in double overtime win vs. Minnesota (12/5) ... scored 15 points and pulled down six boards against No. 3/3 Florida (12/30) ... grabbed a career-best 13 rebounds in 43 minutes of action in overtime win vs. DePaul (12/9) ... had 15 points and three rebounds in 26 minutes of action against Winston-Salem State (12/23) ... scored 14 points in win over UW Milwaukee (11/12) ... accounted for 14 points against Radford (11/11), hitting 4-of-5 three-pointers ... had 13 points on 5-of-6 shooting from the floor and 3-of-3 from beyond the arc, and a career-high four steals in the win over USF (12/27).

Freshman Season (2005-06)

Started 14 of 26 games during season ... scored 13 points against Houston (1/21) while also grabbing a team-high seven rebounds ... scored three late baskets, including the eventual game-winner to help seal win over Cougars ... tallied 12 points with a team-high five rebounds in the win over Tulane (2/15) ... led team with 12 points in C-USA quarterfinal win over SMU (3/9) ... played a career-best 32 minutes with a personal high four assists in C-USA semifinal win over UTEP (3/10) ... established career-high with 13 points to lead UAB at USF (12/30) ... swatted a career-high three shots against Southern Miss (1/28), then duplicated the number against Marshall (3/4) ... tied career high with three blocks in NCAA first round contest vs. Kentucky (3/17) ... scored 10 points with four rebounds in win over East Carolina (2/11) ... scored 10 points in win over Tulsa (1/11) ... returned early from a broken bone in his right foot suffered against Nebraska (12/3) with four points and 11 minutes against Oklahoma State (12/28) ... scheduled for 4-6 weeks of recovery after injury, but missed just five games and 24 days.

High School

2004-05 Memphis Commercial Appeal All-Metro ... participated in the 2005 Memphis All-Star Classic ... led team to 33-3 record and state Class AA runners-up as a senior ... averaged 14.8 points and 8.9 rebounds per game as a senior ... rated as the 18th best small forward prospect and 74th overall prospect nationally by Rivals.com ... named to The Sporting News list of Hot 100 Senior Stars where he was rated the 70th top player in the U.S. ... averaged 10 points, 10 rebounds and four assists per game as a junior as Raleigh-Egypt notched a 31-5 record ... honor roll student at Raleigh-Egypt.

Personal Full

name is Lawrence Kinnard II ... born July 8, 1986 ... son of Lawrence Kinnard Sr., and Mamie Kinnard ... major is history with a minor in mass communications.