USATSI Photos women's basketball vs. Michigan -- 1/1/15
Appeared in all 32 contests ... Came off the bench to score eight points and haul in seven rebounds, while leading the team with four steals in the NCAA Tournament Second Round victory over Florida (3/25) ... Chipped in four points and seven rebounds versus Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament (3/7) ... Scored two points, pulled down five rebounds and dished out one assist against Michigan (3/1) ... Totaled five points, four rebounds and two assists against Nebraska (2/24) ... Went a perfect 7-for-7 from the charity stripe in the final 2:32 on her way to nine points and hauled in eight rebounds and grabbed a steal in the victory over Northwestern (2/20) ... Scored seven points and added four rebounds, one assist and a steal in the win over Wisconsin (2/16) ... Surpassed the 100-rebound milestone for her Penn State career at Indiana (2/13) ... Recorded four points and four boards in the win at Ohio State (2/9) ... Reached the 100-point milestone for her Lady Lion career at Northwestern (2/2) ... Knocked down 3-of-4 free throws on her way to a five-point, four-rebound performance in the road win against the Wildcats ... Sealed the win at Purdue (1/30) with a defensive rebound and the hit one of her two free throw attempts to make it a three-point game with less than two seconds remaining ... Led the team in rebounds with 10, setting a career high for her Lady Lion career, and added six points and an assist in the win over Michigan State (1/19) ... Scored seven points, including a 5-of-6 effort from the free throw line, and added three boards, two assists and two steals in the win over Ohio State (1/16) ... Posted six points, six rebounds, one assist, one block and one steal versus Purdue (1/12) ... Recorded four points, six rebounds, two assists and two blocks in her Big Ten debut against Iowa (1/5) ... Had six points and four rebounds in the win over Hartford (12/29) ... Drained five of her seven shots from the free throw line en route to seven points with three rebounds versus Alcorn State (12/22) ... Scored five points to go along with five rebounds and a career-high three steals against #4/5 Notre Dame (12/4) ... Was perfect from the field (2-for-2) and finished with six points in the victory over Illinois State (11/30) ... Grabbed six rebounds to compliment four points and an assist against Oregon State (11/29) ... Tallied 14 points to go along with eight rebounds and a steal in the win over Bucknell (11/20) ... Accounted for four points and six rebounds, including five on the offensive glass, versus Fordham (11/10) ... Connected on five of her eight shots from the field on the way to 11 points with six rebounds and a steal in the win over St. Francis (Pa.) (11/8).
Was the 54th-ranked recruit by Collegiate Girls Basketball Report and 40th-ranked recruit by All-Star Girls Report ... Averaged 18.2 points, 9.0 rebounds, 4.1 steals as a senior to lead Stephenson to a 25-6 overall record and 12-2 mark in league play ... Named to All-Metro Atlanta Girls first team in 2012-13 after back-to-back third team selections as a junior and sophomore ... Garnered first team All-State Class AAAAA accolades ... Dekalb County Player of the Year as a senior ... Was All-Region Girls Basketball first team for Region 6AAAAA ... Participated in the George High School North/South All-Star Game ... Named Crescent Bank Invitational All-Tournament team as a senior ... Accounted for 12.9 points, 8.3 rebounds, 3.2 steals, 4.0 assists and 2.0 blocks per game as a junior ... Played her AAU ball for the Georgia Hoopstars Black.
Full name is Kaliyah Meonna Mitchell ... Born November 21, 1994 in Decatur, Georgia ... Parents are Keesa and Kenneth Mitchell Sr. ... Has one brother, Kenny (23) ... Brother, Kenny, was an all-conference basketball player at Virginia State University ... Currently enrolled in the division of undergraduate studies ... Considering majoring in early elementary education.