1  Kim Gay
Kim Gay

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Eastman, Ga.

High School:
Dodge County

Height:
6-2

Position:
Forward


2010 Conference USA Women's Basketball All-Academic Team

As a Junior (2009-10): Complied the fifth-best single-season free throw shooting mark in program history at .795 (62-for-78) and is currently the program's career leader with a percentage of .762 (115-for-162) ... Led the team in rebounding average (5.7 per game) and total rebounds (194) ... Was third on the squad in scoring at 9.6 points per contest ... Turned in 14 double-digit scoring games and reached double digits in rebounds a team-high three times ... Started 30 out of the 34 games ... Produced a team second-best three double-doubles ... Led the squad in rebounding a team-best 13 times and scoring eight times ... Scored seven points and collected six rebounds in the season opener against Charlotte (11/13) ... Netted eight points to go along with five boards against Western Carolina (11/15) ... Led the team with seven rebounds against UNC Wilmington (11/19) ... Grabbed her second career double-double at American (11/22), netting a career-high 18 points and pulling down 11 rebounds ... Netted 10 points and six rebounds against Bethune-Cookman (11/27) ... Led the team with 12 points against Towson (11/28), earning MVP honors of the Eighth-Annual Lady Pirate Invitational ... Scored 10 points and recorded a career-high three assists against VCU (12/2) ... Netted four points to go along with five rebounds at Gardner-Webb (12/5) ... One of three players to notch 12 points at Hampton (12/12) while also picking up six rebounds ... Scored four points and picked up three rebounds against Houston-Baptist (12/19) ... Notched five points at South Florida (12/20) ... Picked up a team-high eight rebounds against UMBC (12/28) ... Nearly had a double-double against Binghamton (12/29), scoring 13 points and corralling nine rebounds ... Led the Lady Pirates for the third-straight game in rebounding, pulling down six to go along with seven points against Marshall (1/4) ... Picked up six points, six rebounds and two blocks against Southern Miss (1/8) ... Netted double figures for the seventh time in 2009-10, scoring 10 points against UCF (1/10) ... Collected two points at Houston (1/15) ... Was 4-for-4 from the field on the way to nine points at Rice (1/17) ... Netted 12 points at SMU (1/23) ... Scored a career-high 19 points while hitting a personal-best three three-point field goals and draining all six of her free throw attempts against UAB (1/28) ... Registered her second double-double of the season and third of her career against Memphis (1/30), dropping in 12 points and collecting 11 rebounds ... Recorded five rebounds and three assists at Southern Miss (2/4) ... Led the team with 14 points and seven rebounds at UCF (2/6) ... Nearly recorded her third double-double of the season against UTEP (2/11), scoring nine points and picking up a team-high nine rebounds ... Picked up six rebounds against Tulane (2/13) ... Scored nine points and recorded two assists against Tulsa (2/21) ... Netted seven points to go along with three rebounds at UAB (2/25) ... Had a career game at Memphis (2/27), dropping in a personal-best 26 points and draining four three-point field goals - including the game-winner with three seconds left in overtime ... Also recorded her fourth double-double of her career, third of the season and second against Memphis in 2009-10 as she added 11 rebounds ... Scored 13 points at Marshall (3/3) and hit five of her seven free throw attempts ... Put in double figures for the third-straight contest in the first round of the C-USA Tournament against Southern Miss (3/8), collecting 13 points to help the Lady Pirates to a 102-64 victory ... Netted nine points against Memphis (3/9) in the C-USA Tournament quarterfinals ... Turned in an eight-point effort against Tulane (3/10) in the league tourney semifinals ... Nearly tallied her fourth double-double of the season in the WNIT first round game at Drexel (3/19), scoring 12 points and grabbing nine rebounds ... Was the Pirates' leading scorer at Maryland (3/21) in the WNIT second round, recording 15 points in addition to pulling down six rebounds.

As a Sophomore (2008-09): Named to the Lady Pirate Invitational All-Tournament Team ... Led the squad in rebounding average with 5.2 per game ... Turned in team second-best totals in points (14) and rebounds (6), while shooting 4-for-4 from the charity stripe in the exhibition contest against Southern Wesleyan (11/08) ... Was 3-for-3 from the field for seven points while also pulling down a team second-best six boards against Hampton (11/14) ... Grabbed a squad-high nine rebounds in 15 minutes played against Appalachian State (11/18) ... Matched her then-career high with eight points while corralling four rebounds in her first start of the season against Presbyterian (11/21) ... Pulled down a then-career-best 11 boards and scored five points in a personal-high 28 minutes played at VCU (11/25) ... Netted 13 points against North Carolina Central (11/28) ... Just missed a double-double against North Carolina A&T, dropping in 14 points and notching eight rebounds (six defensive) ... Scored four points and recorded three rebounds at No. 19 Virginia (12/06) ... Netted double-figures in points for the third time of the season, scoring 11 points to go along with six rebounds and 4-for-4 efficiency at the line at UNC Wilmington (12/14) ... Collected eight points and a team-high seven rebounds against Gardner-Webb (12/16) ... Picked up five rebounds vs. Mercer (12/19) ... Notched eight points and five boards vs. Florida Atlantic (12/20) ... Scored a team second-best nine points to go along with seven rebounds vs. Marist (12/29) ... Turned in her fifth double-digit scoring effort of the year with 10 points while pulling down four rebounds at FIU (12/30) ... Produced a career-high 12 rebounds against Marshall (1/03) and added seven points ... Netted a career-high 15 points at Tulsa (1/08) ... Made her 14th-straight start and recorded her sixth double-digit scoring output with 12 points at SMU (1/10) ... Scored four points and tallied three rebounds at Marshall (1/18) ... Netted eight points against Memphis (1/22) ... Notched her first-career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds against UAB (1/24) ... Collected eight points and three rebounds at UCF (1/29) ... Played nine minutes at Southern Miss (1/31) ... Scored 10 points against UTEP (2/05), recording her eighth double-digit effort of the campaign ... Netted seven points while also pulling down four rebounds at Tulane (2/08) ... Played 12 minutes against Southern Miss (2/13) ... Scored seven points, grabbed five rebounds and recorded two blocks against UCF (2/15) ... Collected eight points and seven rebounds at Memphis (2/20) ... Notched a team-high eight rebounds at UAB (2/22) ... Tallied five points and eight rebounds against Rice (2/26) ... Grabbed two rebounds and recorded a steal against Houston (2/28) ... Hit six of eight field goal attempts to finish with 13 points vs. UAB in the C-USA Tournament first round ... Pulled down a rebound in seven minutes played vs. top-seeded SMU in the C-USA Tournament quarterfinals.

As a Freshman (2007-08): One of four Pirates to play all 30 contests as she made three starts in her debut campaign ... Chipped in seven points and five rebounds in the C-USA First Round contest against Rice (03/06) ... Pulled down three boards at Rice in the regular season finale ... Had six points at UTEP (02/10), going 2-for-3 from the field and the charity stripe ... Grabbed a personal-best seven rebounds at UCF (02/02), adding five points ... Tallied eight points and a rebound against Marshall (01/27) ... Played a personal-best 24 minutes at Presbyterian (12/18), scoring eight points and four rebounds ... Scored six points, going 4-for-4 from the charity stripe against No. 24 N.C. State (12/09) ... Notched two points and a rebound against VCU (12/01) ... Registered two points and a rebound at Appalachian State (11/28) ... Got her second career start against UMass (11/24), hitting her first career three pointer ... Recorded her first career start against High Point (11/19), scoring two points ... Grabbed a rebound in ten minutes of action at Long Island (11/16) ... Tallied four points and four boards against Old Dominion (11/13) ... Recorded eight points and three rebounds in collegiate debut against Presbyterian (11/11).

At Dodge County High School: Averaged 21 points, 12 rebounds, three steals and three blocks per game during her senior campaign ... Named to the All-Middle Georgia team and earned first-team All-State honors after leading Dodge County to a 29-8 record ... Led the Indians to the 4-AA Regional Championships and a No. 9 ranking in the state of Georgia her final season ... As a junior, averaged 18 points leading her team to the AA Final Four with a 24-5 record ... She also earned first-team All-State honors as a junior and a senior ... Earned MVP and Middle Georgia Player-of-the-Year honors both as a junior and a senior ... Also earned four letters in softball.

Personal: Majoring in business ... Daughter of Pamela and Anthony Melvin.