|3 Crystal Riley
Completed her eligibility and will serve as a student coach for UK Hoops in 2012-13 ... Played in 71 games with one career start vs. Morehead State (11/12110) ... Was a play-making, athletic point guard ... Scored a career-high 11 points vs. Southern Miss in the championship game of the Lady Eagle Thanksgiving Classic, helping UK capture the tournament title ... Transferred to Kentucky after one semester at LSU ... Became eligible for game action following the fall semester in 2009 ... Majoring in kinesiology and is set to graduate in the spring of 2013.
Hit a big 3-pointer against Ole Miss on her only shot attempt ... Scored two points and grabbed two boards in eight minutes vs. Alabama ... Gave 11 good minutes at Auburn, knocking down a season-high three free throws on a season-high five attempts ... Hit a pair of big baskets vs. No. 6 Tennessee, going 2-3 from the field and finished with a season-high four points ... Grabbed a season-high three rebounds, passed out a season-high two assists and blocked her first shot of the season vs. Mississippi State ... Had two points and one assist at Florida in 11 minutes of play ... Scored three points and had two steals against Arkansas-Pine Bluff in her first game of the season ... Made her first appearance of the 2011-12 regular season against Arkansas-Pine Bluff after sitting out the first nine games with an ankle injury.
Saw action in 32-of-34 games as the backup point guard ... Averaged 2.8 points in 12.4 minutes per game ... Averaged 3.7 points per game off the bench in the last four games ... Scored seven points vs. Vanderbilt in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals ... Scored five points in just 13 minutes vs. LSU in the quarterfinal round ... Came off the bench at Arkansas and provided a quick spark by scoring five-straight points ... Ended the game with six points, a steal and a rebound in 19 minutes ... After missing the final 10 games of the 2009-10 season with a foot injury, Riley stepped into the starting point guard role on opening night against Morehead St. ... Dished out a season-high seven assists against Arkansas Pine-Bluff which was the most by a Wildcat all season ... Scored a career-high 11 points while going a perfect 5-of-5 from the charity stripe in a career-high 24 minutes of action against Southern Miss.
Became eligible on Dec. 20, 2009 against Louisville, after sitting out the first nine games due to NCAA transfer rules ... Saw action in 17 games before suffering a stress fracture in her left foot ... Missed the final 10 games with that injury ... Averaged 3.2 points, 1.4 assists and 1.1 rebounds per game ... Earned the fifth annual "Stephanie Stumbo Award" at UK Hoops' annual post-season banquet, an honor to a player who made outstanding and unselfish contributions to the team ... Handed out a career-high eight assists against Florida (2/18/10) ... Was brilliant at LSU (1/28/10), her former school, posting or tying career-best marks in six areas including scoring (11), field goals made (four) and field goal attempts (seven) ... Dished out a career-high three assists vs. Alabama (1/17/10) ... Made her first appearance as a Wildcat, coming off the bench to finish with six points in 15 minutes against Louisville (12/20/09) ... Scored a then-season high seven points on 3-of-4 field goal shooting with two blocks and two steals in 23 minutes at Georgia (1/7/10).
2008-09 (Freshman at LSU)
Played in five games ... Elected to transfer between semesters following the New Year ... Averaged 1.8 points and 1.4 rebounds in those five games ... Saw limited action against #16/14 Notre Dame on Nov. 16 ... Scored her first career points in win over Tulane on Nov. 24 ... Scored four points with one rebound in 12 minutes of playing time against Texas Southern on Dec. 1 ... Saw 17 minutes of action at Centenary on Dec. 20 and pulled down a game-high six rebounds with three points and four assists ... Enrolled at UK in January of 2009.
Rated the 11th-best point guard in the nation and the 59th player overall in the Class of 2008 by HoopGurlz.com ... A three-year all-district, all-city and all-metro selection at Hillcrest High School in Memphis, Tenn. ... 2008 Class 2A Miss Tennessee Basketball finalist ... Coached by Reginald Jones ... Averaged 21 points per game as a senior and averaged 15 points and five assists as a junior ... Helped lead Hillcrest to Class 4A state championship as a sophomore ... Earned all-district, all-regional and all-state honors ...Played on the Tennessee Silver Flight, an AAU team ... Member of the National Honor Society.
The Cats' Cause
Played Bingo at Kentucky Children's Hospital ... Volunteered at YMCA's Fall Festival ... Participated in Cats Cultivating Character, where student-athletes teach character lessons once a month to third grade students at a local elementary school ... Volunteered to pack and deliver food for God's Pantry BackPack program ... Volunteered to serve lunch at the Lexington Hope Center ... Participated in Huntertown Elementary Reading Walk-a-thon.