ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
25 - Kenyatta Smith
Kenyatta Smith
Height: 6-8
Weight: 250
Year: Junior
Hometown: Sun Valley, Calif.
High School: Flintridge Preparatory School
Position: Center
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Career Stats

Career Highs
Points: 20 vs. Penn (2/15/13)
FG made: 8 vs. Penn (2/15/13)
FG attempts: 9, 3 times
FT made: 4, twice
FT attempts: 6, twice
Rebounds: 10 at Penn (3/2/13)
Assists: 3 vs. MIT (11/9/12)
Blocks: 10 vs. Penn (2/15/13)
Steals: 3 vs. Arizona (3/23/13)

Career Highlights:
Has earned one Ivy League weekly award (1 POW) ... Ranks 10th in Harvard history with 61 blocks.

Junior (2013-14): Saw his first game action at Dartmouth (Jan. 26) after missing the first 17 games of the year with a foot injury ... Reinjured foot and missed rest of season.

Sophomore (2012-13):
Named Hamilton Fish '10 Most Improved Player ... Led Harvard and was second in the Ivy League with 2.1 blocks per game ... Played in 28 games, starting 15 ... Averaged 5.8 points and 4.2 rebounds per game overall ... Scored 6.1 points and grabbed 4.9 rebounds per contest in league play ... Made 59 blocks, tying the program record for a single season ... Made a career-high five blocks and pulled down a career-best eight rebounds against MIT (Nov. 9) ... Grabbed seven boards at Saint Joseph's (Nov. 20) ... Scored a career-high nine points against Vermont (Nov. 27) ... Tied career-high with five blocks in only 16 minutes against Boston University (Dec. 11) ... Scored a career-best 11 points, going 4-of-4 from the field, and rejected three shots vs. Rice (Jan. 5) ... Rejected three shots and grabbed five boards at Memphis (Jan. 19) ... Grabbed six rebounds vs. Dartmouth (Jan. 26) ... Came down with six rebounds and added six points vs. Brown (Feb. 2) ... Set a Harvard record with 10 blocks and scored a career-best 20 points, while pulling down nine rebounds, against Penn (Feb. 15) ... Rejected six shots and tallied 14 points, going 5-of-5 from the field and 4-of-4 from the line, against Princeton (Feb. 16) ... Named Ivy League Player of the Week (Feb. 18) ... Pulled down a career-high 10 rebounds at Penn (March 2) ... Rejected six shots and collected eight boards against Columbia (March 8) ... Had 10 points, seven rebounds and two blocks in an upset of No. 3 New Mexico in the second round of the NCAA tournament (March 21) ... Tallied 10 points and had five boards against Arizona in the third round of the NCAA tournament (March 23).

Freshman (2011-12):
Appeared in eight games ... Blocked a shot, came down with a rebound and hit a free throw in collegiate debut against MIT (Nov. 11) ... Scored first career basket, grabbed two rebounds and blocked a shot at Boston University (Dec. 10).

Background: 
Member of basketball and volleyball teams at Flintridge Preparatory School … Served as captain of both teams … Two-time Flintridge Athlete of the Year … Was twice named Prep League MVP … All-area Player of the Year in 2011 … John R. Wooden Player of the Year for California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section Division V … All-CIF Division V-AA Player of the Year … All-state Division V first team … Led team to consecutive Prep League titles … Holds school records for most single season and career points, rebounds and blocks … Two-time MVP and all-league for volleyball … Named to All-CIF team in 2010 … Member of Key Club and Leo Club volunteer organizations … Has volunteered with the Special Olympics … Enjoys collecting sports memorabilia.

Kenyatta Smith with Dr. Levi Garraway, Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School, in the main lobby of Lavietes Pavilion. Dr. Garraway specializes in the Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, and is also an assistant professor at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

Recent Games
Feb 28 Cornell W, 72-47
Mar 1 Columbia W, 80-47
Mar 7 at Yale W, 70-58
Mar 8 at Brown W, 98-93
Mar 20 vs. Cincinnati W, 61-57
Mar 22 vs. Michigan State L, 80-73
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 1 1
Games started - -
Minutes 2 2
Minutes per game 2.0 2.0
FG 0-1 0-1
FG Pct 0.0 0.0
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 0-0 0-0
FT Pct - -
Off rebounds 0 0
Def rebounds 0 0
Total rebounds 0 0
Rebounds per game 0.0 0.0
Personal fouls 0 0
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Assist to turnover ratio - -
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Points 0 0
Points per game 0.0 0.0
Points per 40 min 0.0 0.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 vs. Holy Cross W, 82-72 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 MIT W, 79-37 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Howard W, 76-44 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 Bryant W, 86-68 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 at Colorado L, 70-62 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 28 vs. Denver W, 68-60 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 vs. Wis.-Green Bay W, 76-64 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 30 vs. TCU W, 71-50 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at Northeastern W, 72-64 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Boston University W, 79-68 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Vermont W, 74-68 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 at Fordham W, 94-86 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 1 Boston College W, 73-58 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Rice W, 69-54 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 at Connecticut L, 61-56 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Dartmouth W, 61-45 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 at Florida Atlantic L, 68-53 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Dartmouth W, 80-50 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 31 Princeton W, 82-76 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Penn W, 80-50 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 Brown W, 52-45 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Yale L, 74-67 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Columbia W, 88-84 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Cornell W, 67-44 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Penn W, 83-63 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Princeton W, 59-47 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Cornell W, 72-47 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Columbia W, 80-47 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at Yale W, 70-58 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Brown W, 98-93 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. Cincinnati W, 61-57 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 vs. Michigan State L, 80-73 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 vs. Holy Cross W, 82-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 MIT W, 79-37 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Howard W, 76-44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 Bryant W, 86-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 at Colorado L, 70-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 28 vs. Denver W, 68-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 vs. Wis.-Green Bay W, 76-64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 30 vs. TCU W, 71-50 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 at Northeastern W, 72-64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 at Boston University W, 79-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Vermont W, 74-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 at Fordham W, 94-86 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 1 Boston College W, 73-58 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Rice W, 69-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 at Connecticut L, 61-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Dartmouth W, 61-45 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 at Florida Atlantic L, 68-53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Dartmouth W, 80-50 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Jan 31 Princeton W, 82-76 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Penn W, 80-50 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 Brown W, 52-45 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Yale L, 74-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Columbia W, 88-84 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Cornell W, 67-44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Penn W, 83-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Princeton W, 59-47 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Cornell W, 72-47 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Columbia W, 80-47 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at Yale W, 70-58 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Brown W, 98-93 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. Cincinnati W, 61-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 vs. Michigan State L, 80-73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2011-12 8 - 2.1 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.1-0.2 50.0 0.4
2012-13 28 15 14.5 2.3-4.1 57.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-1.6 67.4 5.8
2013-14 1 - 2.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
2014-15 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Total 37 15 11.5 1.8-3.1 56.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.9-1.3 66.7 4.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2011-12 8 - 17 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
2012-13 28 15 407 65-114 57.0 0-0 - 31-46 67.4 161
2013-14 1 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
2014-15 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 37 15 426 66-116 56.9 0-0 - 32-48 66.7 164
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2011-12 8 - 2.1 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.2
2012-13 28 15 14.5 0.5 3.8 4.3 2.0 0.0 0.2 1.4 0.2 0.3 2.1
2013-14 1 - 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 37 15 11.5 0.4 3.0 3.4 1.7 0.0 0.2 1.2 0.2 0.2 1.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2011-12 8 - 17 0 4 4 8 0 0 5 0.0 0 2
2012-13 28 15 407 15 106 121 55 1 7 39 0.2 8 59
2013-14 1 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 37 15 426 15 110 125 63 1 7 44 0.2 8 61
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 1 - 2.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Conference 1 - 2.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Away 1 - 2.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Wins 1 - 2.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Losses - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

November - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
December - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
January 1 - 2.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
February - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
March - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 1 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Conference 1 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Away 1 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Wins 1 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Losses - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

November - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
December - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
January 1 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
February - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
March - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 1 - 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Conference 1 - 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away 1 - 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 1 - 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - -

November - - - - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - - - - -
January 1 - 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
February - - - - - - - - - - - - -
March - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 1 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
Conference 1 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away 1 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 1 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - -

November - - - - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - - - - -
January 1 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
February - - - - - - - - - - - - -
March - - - - - - - - - - - - -