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    Kiah Stokes
    41 Kiah Stokes
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Marion, Iowa

    High School:
    Linn-Mar

    Height:
    6-3

    Position:
    Center

    04/08/2014

    Undefeated, Unrivaled! Huskies Top Irish, 79-58, to Claim Record-Breaking Ninth NCAA Title

    Stefanie Dolson scored 17 points and pulled down 16 rebounds in the victory.

    04/06/2014

    UConn Back in Title Game, Beats Stanford 75-56

    Breanna Stewart scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds in the win.

    03/24/2014

    Women's Hoops Hosts Saint Joseph's in Second Round Action on Tuesday

    Top-seeded Huskies meet the ninth-seeded Hawks on March 25 at 7 p.m. in Gampel Pavilion

    03/08/2014

    Top-Ranked UConn Women's Hoops Set for Inaugural American Athletic Conference Championship

    The Huskies Posted A Perfect 18-0 Conference Record For The Top Seed In the Tournament

    03/06/2014

    Seven Huskies Recognized In American Athletic Conference Regular Season Awards

    Stefanie Dolson Named Defensive Player of the Year and Earns League's Sportsmanship Award

    04/08/2014

    UConn vs. Notre Dame (USATSI)

    UConn vs. Notre Dame (USATSI)

    03/31/2014

    #1 UConn vs. #3 Texas A&M (USATSI)

    Women's basketball NCAA Tournament, USATSI gallery

    03/25/2014

    UConn vs St Joseph's NCAA 2nd Round

    UConn vs St Joseph's NCAA 2nd Round at Gampel

    03/23/2014

    UConn vs Prairie View A&M NCAA First Round

    UConn vs Prairie View A&M NCAA First Round in Storrs, CT

    03/11/2014

    UConn vs Louisville AAC Final

    UConn vs Louisville AAC Women's Basketball Final

    Kiah Stokes Photo Gallery

    2011-12 BIG EAST All-Rookie Team

    AT FIRST GLANCE
    A member of the 2013-14 All-American Athletic Conference Second Team, Stokes enters her senior season eighth on UConn's all-time blocked shots list with 178 career rejections ... Has shot at a 61.2 percent clip from the field in her career and needs 31 more made field goals to surpass the minimum needed for requirement. The 61.2 percent mark would be third on UConn's all-time field goal percentage list ... Her 278 rebounds in 2013-14 were the sixth-most ever pulled down by a UConn junior while her 89 rejections was the third-highest total by a Husky junior ... A member of the 2011-12 Big East All-Freshman Team.

    2013-14 SEASON
    Played in 39 games and earned a pair of starts for the Huskies ... Averaged 4.5 points and was third on the squad at 7.1 rebounds in only 18.5 minutes per contest ... Recorded four double-doubles, after posting just one in her first two years, and corralled double-digit rebounds on eight occasions ... Pulled down a career-high 18 rebounds in 28-minutes of action in the win over Temple (Jan. 11) ... Posted a career-high 19 points, to go along with eight rebounds and four blocks, in the win over Saint Bonaventure (Nov. 24) ... Snared at least seven rebounds in four NCAA Tournament games, including a 10-rebound performance in the win over Prairie View A&M (March 23) ... Recorded at least seven rebounds in 21 games.

    2012-13 SEASON:
    Saw time in 32 games, averaging 2.8 points and 3.5 rebounds in 10.7 minutes per contest ... Third on the team with 39 blocks ... Was an efficient 35-53 from the field (.660) and dished-out 21 assists against 20 turnovers ... Recorded double-digit minutes in 17 games and earned the start in UConn's 71-65 win at St. John's (Feb. 2) after Stefanie Dolson was held out due to an illness. Scored seven points and snared four rebounds against the Red Storm and buried a pair of free throws late in the game that helped clinch the victory ... Scored a season-high 14 points and hauled in a season-best 11 boards in UConn's 105-37 victory over Idaho in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Stokes also blocked three shots and was 6-7 from the field against the Vandals ... Scored eight points, on 3-3 shooting, and collected eight rebounds in the Huskies 91-44 win over DePaul (Feb. 10) ... Blocked three shots and corralled seven caroms in 16-minutes of action during UConn's 81-50 victory at No. 16/13 Texas A&M (Nov. 18).

    2011-12 SEASON
    Ended her freshman campaign averaging 4.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in her 13.4 minutes per game... Stokes was second on the team in blocks as she averaged 1.4 denials per game... She led the Huskies in blocks in 13 of 38 contests... Stokes shot 60 percent from the field and 65.3 percent from the charity stripe... In her first collegiate game Stokes scored four points and had four rebounds against Holy Cross (Nov. 13)... Had eight points, four grabs and two blocks versus Pacific (Nov. 15)... Was a point shy of recording her first double-double when she tallied nine points, 11 points and a season-high five blocks against Farleigh Dickinson (Nov. 25)... Scored four points and had two rebounds versus Buffalo (Nov. 26)... Pulled down six rebounds and had a team-high three blocks against Towson (Nov. 30)... Scored eight points and had six grabs at College of Charleston (Dec. 21)... Notched eight points and two rebounds versus Providence (Jan. 10)... Recorded her first career double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds against North Carolina (Jan. 16)... Netted seven points and had four grabs versus Cincinnati (Jan. 19)... Stokes had eight points, seven rebounds and three blocks at Syracuse (Jan. 25)... She pulled down a season-high 12 rebounds, tied a season-high five blocks and had four points at Duke (Jan. 30)... Stokes scored 10 points and had five rebounds against Rutgers (Feb. 4)... Grabbed six boards and had four points at Louisville (Feb. 7)... Went 5-for-6 on her way to scoring 11 points, having six rebounds and tallying three blocks versus St. John's (Feb. 18)... Scored five points and had four rebounds at Pitt (Feb. 21)... Recorded six rebounds and two blocks versus Rutgers (March 4)... Stokes tallied six points and seven rebounds against Prairie View A&M (March 17) in her first NCAA Tournament contest... Knocked in 13 points, pulled down nine boards and had three denials against Kansas State (March 18)... Had six rebounds and two points versus Penn State (March 25) in the Sweet Sixteen... Ended the season with four points and four rebounds in the Final Four against Notre Dame (April 1).

    BEFORE UCONN
    Averaged 25.0 points, 14.8 rebounds and 5.1 blocks per game in her final year at Linn-Mar High School ... Honored as a 2011 McDonald's, Parade Magazine, WBCA All-American ... Iowa's 2010 Gatorade State Player of the year ... Enters the 2010-11 season having compiled 1,079 points, 867 rebounds and 374 blocks ... Averaged 19.9 points, 13.5 rebounds and 5.8 blocks per game en route to helping Linn-Mar High School post a 26-0 record and take home an Iowa 4A State Title ... Shot 65 percent from the field in 2009-10 ... A 2010 Parade All-America Fourth Team selection ... Selected to the Iowa Newspaper Association All-State First Team in 2009 and 2010 ... Ranked as the No. 9 overall recruit by the All-Star Girls Report and the No. 14 prospect by Blue Star ... Averaged 5.8 points and 3.3 rebounds in 13.5 minutes per game to help the US post a 5-0 record and gold medal at the 2009 FIBA Americas U16 Championship in Mexico City ... Named to the 2010 United State Women's Youth Olympic Games Team.

    PERSONAL
    Born on March 30, 1993 ... Mother Julie Saddler and father Greg Stokes ... A psychology major.

    CAREER HIGHS (through April 8, 2014)
    Points 19 vs. St. Bonaventure (November 24, 2013)
    Field Goals Made 9 vs. St. Bonaventure (November 24, 2013)
    Field Goals Attempted 11 vs. St. Bonaventure (November 24, 2013)
    3-Pt Field Goals Made -
    3-Pt Field Goals Attempted -
    Free Throws Made 6 vs. Stanford
    Free Throws Attempted 6 vs. Stanford
    Rebounds 18 vs. Temple (January 11, 2014)
    Assists 3 vs. Houston (January 7, 2014)
    Blocks 6 Twice
    Steals 3 vs. Dayton (November 27, 2011)

    Career Statistics

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