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Kaisha Lymon
Kaisha Lymon

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Donaldsonville, La.

High School:
Donaldsonville

Last College:
LSU

Height:
6-3

Position:
Center

Experience:
1L


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2001-02: One of just six players to see action in all 35 games... Finished third on the team with 25 blocked shots... Averaged 2.5 points and 2.8 rebounds on the season... Was third on the team with a 42.9 field goal percentage... Pulled down at least one rebound in 32 of the 35 games she played... Was perfect from the floor in 10 different games... Opened the season with a career-high 10 rebounds in the home win over High Point... Scored seven points in the game against UPR-Mayaguez in the first round of the San Juan Shootout... Scored six points and had a pair of steals against Nebraska in the championship game of the San Juan Shootout... Was a perfect 3-of-3 from the floor and played a season-high 23 minutes in the win against Nebraska... Added six points, four rebounds, a block, an assist and a steal against No. 10 Purdue in the New Orleans Arena... Pulled down six rebounds and had four blocks against McNeese State... Scored four points, pulled down five rebounds, dished out two assists and recorded a block in the upset win over No. 18 Florida... Grabbed four rebounds against Buffalo in the first round of the DoubleTree Classic... Had two blocked shots in consecutive games against Boston University, Southern Miss and UNO... Added four rebounds against both Boston and UNO and five rebounds against Southern Miss... Grabbed five rebounds on the road against Marquette... Followed that with eight points at home against Cincinnati... Had two points and three rebounds in the road win against No. 24 TCU... Scored five points and pulled down three rebounds against UAB in the first round of the Conference USA Tournament... Hauled in four rebounds against Cincinnati in the championship game of the C-USA Tournament... Scored five points and grabbed six rebounds against Colorado State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament... Scored a career-high nine points, to go along with three rebounds, a block and a steal against No. 5 Stanford in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

2000-01: Sat out the season to satisfy NCAA transfer requirements.

1999-00 (at LSU): Played in 21 games with no starts... Averaged 1.0 points and 2.0 rebounds a contest... Shot 47.1 percent from the floor (8-of-17) and 40 percent from the free throw line (4-of-10)... Played in final nine games, including all four NCAA Tournament games... Scored career-best four points in wins over Mercer and Jackson State... Hauled in career-high 10 rebounds in second game of collegiate career vs. UNC Asheville... Had eight rebounds vs. Jackson State... Scored two points and had a rebound vs. Stephen F. Austin in second round of NCAA Tournament... Played 10 minutes with one rebound, one steal and one assist in NCAA quaterfinal contest vs. Connecticut.

Prep: Named an all-American by the All Star Girls Basketball Report... Named the Louisiana 3A Most Valuable Player after averaging 12.4 points, 14.1 rebounds and 8.0 blocked shots a contest in leading Donaldsonville High School to the state title... Named MVP of state championship game in 1999... 3-time first team all-district selection and 2-time first team all-state pick... Scored 15 points and earned MVP honors in the Louisiana High School All-Star game... Also played softball and participated on the track team.

Personal: Full name is Kaisha Monique Lymon... Born October 14, 1981... Mother is Nedra Nicholas... Has two brothers, Jeremy and Jordan.