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Kalisha Keane
Kalisha  Keane


Ajax, Ontario

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No. 11 WBB vs. Illinois - 2/20/11

No. 11 WBB vs. Illinois - 2/20/11

Career Stats
2007-08 Game-by-Game Stats
2008-09 Game-by-Game Stats
2009-10 Game-by-Game Stats
2010-11 Game-by-Game Stats
Media Guide Bio in PDF Format

One of seven players in Big Ten history (and only Spartan) to record at least 1,500 points, 600 rebounds, 300 assists and 250 steals ... On the MSU career lists, finished her career tied for the most games played (136), second in steals (259), third in 3-point field goals made (183), seventh in points (1,553) and minutes played (3,654), ninth in field goals made (560) and free throw percentage (79.1%), 11th in games started (95), 13th in assists (300) and free throws made (250), 14th in 3-point field goal percentage (32.7%), and 17th in rebounds (624) and blocks (46) ... Had a career line of 11.4 points, 4.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.9 steals ... Had 80 career double-figure games, led MSU in scoring 38 times and had eight double-doubles ... Sixth All-American in MSU history ... First Spartan to be named either Big Ten Player of the Year (2010) and Big Ten Sixth Player of the Year (2009) ... A four-time All-Big Ten selection, including first team as a senior ... One of five MSU players to be a four-time All-Big Ten selections, joining Lindsay Bowen, Allyssa DeHaan, Liz Shimek and Brittney Thomas ... Led MSU in steals all four seasons ... Three-time MSU Player of the Year (senior, junior and freshman seasons) ... Broke the MSU's freshman scoring record with 460 points.

SENIOR (2010-11): Sixth All-American in MSU history, earning honorable mention recognition from the Associated Press and the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA). ... Big Ten Player of the Year, first in MSU history ... Consensus First Team All-Big Ten ... MSU's Big Ten Sportsmanship Award recipient ... One of 20 finalists for the 2011 Wooden Award ... Named MSU Player of the Year at team banquet ... One of four team captains ... Started all 33 games ... Led the team with a career-high 16.1 points (sixth in the Big Ten) and 2.4 steals (first in the conference), also second on the team with 2.3 assists and third with 5.0 rebounds in a team-best 32.4 minutes ... Her 531 points are tied for the fourth most and her 79 steals are tied for the sixth most in a MSU single-season ... First Spartan to lead the Big Ten in conference play in steals with 2.6 a game ... Led MSU in scoring 18 times ... 10 20+ point games this season, the sixth most in MSU history ... Scored in double-figures in 27 of the team's 33 games ... Team leader with 71 made 3-pointers, good for fourth in the conference and fourth on the MSU single-season list ... Third on the team and 10th in the Big Ten in 3-point field goal percentage (36.0%) ... Posted 10 points, five rebounds, four assists and two steals in the season opener vs. IPFW (11/13) ... Tallied her 10th career 20-point effort with a game-high 23 points vs. Dayton (11/15), on 7-of-12 shooting from the field, 3-of-5 from behind the arc and 6-of-7 from the line ... Scored a career-high 28 points, on 9-of-17 shooting, 3-of-8 from 3-point range, 7-of-8 from the line, at No. 2 Baylor (11/19), also adding team-highs in rebounds (8), assists (3) and blocks (2) ... First Spartan since 2006 to score 20+ in consecutive games ... Tied for the team high with 16 points on 4-of-5 from 3-point range vs. Detroit (11/21), also adding six rebounds and five assists ... Tied for the team lead with 14 points, adding six rebounds and three assists vs. Western Kentucky (11/26) ... Led all scorers with 26 points, including 22 in the first half, vs. Richmond (11/27), going 11-of-16 from the field and 4-of-6 from 3-point range, both career highs; also added a career-high six steals and six rebounds ... Scored a game-high 22 points, including 20 in the second half, at No. 15 Florida State (12/1), hitting a career-high 11-of-14 from the foul line (the most by a Spartan since Jan. 2, 2008); also added three steals and two blocks ... Had her third-straight 20 point game, the first Spartan since 2005-06, with a game-high 20 points vs. No. 17 Texas (12/5), also adding six rebounds ... Had 12 points and three assists at Western Michigan (12/10) ... Had 13 points and five rebounds in only 17 minutes vs. Dartmouth (12/18) ... Had 10 points and four steals vs. Vermont (12/21) ... Scored a game-high 27 points vs. Illinois (1/2), tying her Big Ten high, going 10-of-14 from the field ... Led MSU with 12 points, four assists and three steals vs. Wisconsin (1/6), also adding a season-high 11 rebounds for her first double-double of the season ... Had 12 points, 10 in the second half, at Michigan (1/9) ... Hit the game-winning 3-pointer with 0.5 seconds remaining vs. No. 16 Iowa (1/13), totaling a team-high 16 points, four rebounds, a game-high four assists and two steals in 40 minutes ... Game-high 23 points at Indiana (1/20), tying a career high with four 3-pointers, and also grabbing five steals ... Had 14 points and five steals vs. Minnesota (1/23) ... Posted her second double-double of the season with 14 points and 10 rebounds at No. 18 Iowa (1/27), also adding four assists ... Scored a career-high tying 28 points, including a game-tying 3-pointer with 12.9 left in regulation, at Wisconsin (2/3), the most by a Spartan in a Big Ten game since Feb. 24, 2002; also added seven rebounds and three assists ... Had 12 points, all in the second half, vs. Purdue (2/6) ... Scored a game-high 18 points vs. Michigan (2/13), also adding four steals ... Scored 17 points and had six rebounds vs. Northwestern (2/17) ... Scored a team-best 27 points at Illinois (2/20), shooting 10-of-18, including 4-of-7 from 3-point ... Named Big Ten Player of the Week for the first time in her career on Feb. 21 ... In her final game at Breslin Center vs. Ohio State (2/24), had nine points and two steals ... Posted team highs in points (19), assists (4) and steals (5), also adding eight rebounds at Minnesota (2/27) ... Led MSU with 17 points, also adding six rebounds, vs. Ohio State in the Big Ten semifinals (3/5) ... Led MSU with 17 points, a season-high six assists and a career-high tying three blocks, vs. Northern Iowa (3/20) in the NCAA Tournament First Round ... Had her 10th 20-point game of the season vs. Green Bay (3/22) in the NCAA Tournament Second Round.

JUNIOR (2009-10): First Spartan to be named the Big Ten Sixth Player of the Year ... All-Big Ten Third Team by the coaches and honorable mention by the media ... Shared the team's Most Valuable Player award, in addition to being named MSU's Sixth Player of the Year, at the postseason banquet ... Appeared in all 33 games, starting six ... Averaged 9.5 points (second on team and 23rd in the Big Ten), 3.9 rebounds (fourth on team), 2.5 assists (second on the team) and 1.7 steals (leads the team and 11th in the Big Ten) in 23.6 minutes ... Led team in made 3-pointers (48) and second in 3-point percentage (34.5%) ... Scored eight points and grabbed seven rebounds at Detroit (11/15) ... Led team with four assists to go along with five rebounds vs. No. 5/6 Notre Dame ... Dished out a game-high five assists vs. Western Michigan (11/22) ... Junkanoo Jam Lucaya Division All-Tournament Team after averaging 16.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.5 steals in the team's two wins - Scored 13 points with three steals vs. George Washington (11/27) and posted her first double-double of the season vs. Oklahoma State (11/28) with 20 points and a career-high 13 rebounds, while also chipping in four assists, two steals and two blocks ... Tied her career high with seven assists vs. No. 4 North Carolina (12/3), also adding eight points ... Scored a team-high 18 points vs. Indiana (12/6), matching her career highs with three blocks ... Has solid line of seven points, four rebounds, three assists and two steals vs. No. 8 Xavier (12/9) ... Posted 12 points in only 14 minutes vs. Florida Gulf Coast (12/13) ... Had three assists and five rebounds vs. Washington (12/19) ... Made three 3-pointers vs. St. Bonaventure (12/21) en route to 11 points; also added four rebounds and three steals ... Had nine points and five rebounds at Wisconsin (12/28) ... In first start of the season, posted 18 points, including a career-bests 4-of-6 from 3-point range, six rebounds, six assists and four steals vs. Michigan (12/31) ... Lead the team with four assists vs. No. 6 Ohio State (1/9) ... Grabbed seven rebounds vs. Wisconsin (1/14) ... Posted 14 points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals at Penn State (1/17) ... Led the team with 16 points (13 in the second half) at Minnesota (1/24), tying a career high with four 3-pointers, while also adding four assists and three steals ... Scored 11 points, including 3-of-5 from 3-point range, at Northwestern (1/28) ... Posted 12 points, six rebounds, two assists and two steals vs. Penn State (2/4) ... Had eight points and two steals at Iowa (2/7) ... Led team with 12 points at Michigan (2/11) ... Had five points and five rebounds vs. Northwestern (2/14) ... Scored team-high 14 points, including 3-of-5 from 3-point, vs. Illinois (2/18), also adding team-highs in assists (3) and steals (3) ... Posted 10 points, three assists and four steals at No. 7/9 Ohio State (2/21) ... Scored a career-high 27 points, the most by a Spartan this season, at Purdue (2/25), going 9-of-15 from the field, including 4-of-8 from the 3-point line, also adding three assists and three steals ... Set a career high with six steals vs. Minnesota (2/28), also added a team-high three assists in only 16 minutes ... Scored a team-high 11 points in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals vs. Michigan (3/5) ... Had six points, five rebounds, a team-high three assists and two steals vs. Iowa in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals (3/6) ... Scored a team-high 10 points vs. Kentucky in the NCAA Tournament Second Round (3/22), also adding five rebounds and four assists.

SUMMER 2009: Played for Team Canada at the 2009 World University Games in Belgrade, Serbia ... For the tournament, led Team Canada in scoring with 12.0 points per game, finishing with a 44.3% (31-of-70) field goal percentage and an 89.5% (17-of-19) mark from the free throw line ... Also led the team with 2.0 steals, was second with 1.9 assists and fifth with 5.1 rebounds during the seven games.

SOPHOMORE (2008-09): All-Big Ten honorable mention by the coaches ... Appeared in all 33 games, starting 19 ... Third on the team with 7.5 points, second with 2.4 assists and sixth with 3.3 rebounds ... Led the team for the second-straight season in steals with 56; also ranked her ninth in the Big Ten ... Shot a team-best 88.2% (45-of-51) from the line, ranking her fourth on the MSU single-season list ... Second on the team with 28 made 3-pointers ... Had 13 double-figure scoring efforts ... Scored 10 points in each of the two games of the season; Also grabbed five rebounds and four assists in the opener against Niagara (11/14), and dished out five assists vs. Stony Brook (11/16) ... Had six points, four rebounds and four assists vs. Detroit (11/19) ... Season-high 20 points with four rebounds and four steals against Dartmouth (11/22) .... Added 10 points, five rebounds, four assists and two steals against Quinnipiac (11/23) ... TD Banknorth Classic Most Valuable Player ... Had 10 points and five rebounds in only 16 minutes vs. No. 23/20 Old Dominion (11/26) ... Had 10 points, a team-high four assists and tied her career high with four steals at No. 14/10 Notre Dame (11/29) ... Played all 40 minutes, a career-high, at Georgia Tech (12/3), posting 10 points, five rebounds and three assists ... Team-high 12 points at St. Bonaventure (12/7), also chipping in four rebounds, three assists and three steals ... Had a game- and season-high nine rebounds in 18 minutes vs. Delaware State (12/18) ... Seven points, four steals and three rebounds at Penn State (12/21) ... Had six points, four assists and four steals at Purdue (1/1) ... In first collegiate game off the bench, chipped in four points, a team-high three assists and two steals against Northwestern (1/8) ... Had five points, seven rebounds and a career high three blocks at Michigan (1/15) ... Posted 12 points, a season-high six assists, three steals and three rebounds vs. Penn State (1/18) ... Tallied a season-high 22 points, including a career-best 8-of-10 free throws, to go along with six rebounds, three assists and two steals at Northwestern (1/22) ... Had eight points and three assists vs. Wisconsin (1/25) ... Scored 13 points, on 6-of-9 shooting, to go along with four rebounds, three assists and two steals vs. Iowa (1/29) ... Had three assists and three steals at Illinois (2/5) ... Posted 11 points, six rebounds, four steals and two assists at Wisconsin (2/22) ... Scored nine points to go along with three assists vs. Purdue (3/1) ... Had six points, five rebounds and three assists in the Big Ten quarterfinal game vs. Wisconsin (3/6) ... Tallied 13 points in her NCAA Tournament debut vs. Middle Tennessee (3/22).

FRESHMAN (2007-08): Started all 37 games of the Spartans, averaging 27.7 minutes ... Honorable mention All-Big Ten (coaches) ... All-Big Ten Freshman Team ... MSU's Co-Player of the Year with Allyssa DeHaan ... Scored the most points by a MSU freshman in program history with 460 ... Second on the team and 13th in the Big Ten with 12.4 points ... Also 13th in the league and second on the team with 5.9 rebounds ... Scored in double figures in 24 games and posted five double-doubles, both second on the team ... Set Spartan freshman records with 167 field goals and 90 free throws made ... Led the team with 68 steals (also second among all-time MSU freshmen) and with a 84.1% free throw percentage ... Second on the team with 36 made 3-pointers ... Collected 12 points and four boards in collegiate debut vs. IUPUI (11/9) ... Scored 13 points, and grabbed seven rebounds and three steals in win over Evansville (11/11) ... Scored 15 points and was 5-of-6 from the line vs. Northern Illinois (11/21) ... Had 19 points and eight rebounds in win over Kansas State (11/22) ... Poured in 18 points and went 6-of-6 at the line at Delaware State (11/26) ... Tallied seven points, seven assists and four steals vs. Clemson (11/29) ... Scored 15 points with nine rebounds at Old Dominion (12/2) ... Recorded first career double-double with 20 points and 11 rebounds at Indiana State (12/8) ... Posted seven points, eight rebounds, four assists and three steals vs. No. 9 Oklahoma (12/16) ... Second career double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds at Providence (12/20) ... Second-straight double-double (third of the season) at Hartford (12/22) with 20 points and 10 rebounds, while adding three steals ... Scored 18 points and made seven free throws against Minnesota (12/28) ... Recorded 17 points, six rebounds and four steals against Ohio State (12/30) ... Recorded fourth double-double of the season with 17 points and 10 rebounds at Wisconsin (1/2) ... Scored a career-high 23 points on 9-of-19 shooting, while going 4-of-4 from the free-throw line at Northwestern (1/17) ... Recorded fifth double-double of the season, scoring 10 points, pulling down 10 rebounds, and adding four steals at Illinois (1/24) ... Had 16 points and six rebounds at Iowa (2/7) ... Went 4-of-6 from the field and 4-of-4 from the charity stripe, scoring 12 points in just 17 minutes of action at Indiana (2/14) ... Scored a game-high 18 points and pulled down six boards at Purdue (2/24) ... Scored 10 points and collected six rebounds against Illinois in Big Ten Tournament semifinals (3/8) ... Scored 20 points and hauled in six rebounds in 23 minutes of action against Bowling Green in the second round of the WNIT (3/22) ... Scored 10 points, breaking the MSU freshman scoring record, and added four rebounds and four steals in the third round WNIT win over Kansas (3/27) ... Posted 15 points, grabbed eight rebounds and added four steals against Michigan in the WNIT quarterfinals (3/30); Hit the game-tying 3-pointer with 1:35 left that sent the game into overtime ... Scored a season-high 24 points on 9-of-14 shooting with eight rebounds in the WNIT title game vs. Marquette (4/5).

SUMMER 2007: Played for Team Canada at the FIBA U21 World Championships in Moscow, Russia ... One of the top performers at the tournament, leading Canada and ranking 20th overall in scoring with 11.1 points, including back-to-back 20-plus efforts in the final two games ... Scored in double-figures in four of Canada's eight games ... Poured in a tournament-high 26 points on 8-of-13 shooting, including four 3-pointers, in a 74-69 victory over Brazil ... In the fifth-place game, scored 22 points with four 3-pointers against Belgium in a losing effort, as Canada finished 4-4 overall and in sixth place ... For the tournament, shot 39.2% (31-of-79) from the field and 41.4% (12-of-29) from 3-point range ... Also averaged 3.6 rebounds and 1.5 steals.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ranked one of the top 50 collegiate prospects by All-Star Girls Report (No. 34) ... Named top female prospect in Canada at All-Canada Basketball Weekend ... As a senior, transferred to Westdale Secondary in Hamilton, Ontario, to join the inaugural class of Canada Basketball's National Elite Development Academy ... The NEDA team participates in several national and international tournaments throughout the school year, including the Canada Basketball Invitational Tournament ... Member of the Canadian National U20 Team during summer of 2006, leading the team with 9.6 points and 5.4 rebounds per game in five contests at the U20 FIBA Americas Qualifier ... Team won the bronze medal ... Also competed at the U18 FIBA Americas Qualifier in Colorado Springs, Colo., finishing fifth in the tournament with 12.0 points to go along with 7.0 rebounds ... Prior to attending the NEDA, played at Sinclair Secondary School, averaging 28 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists in 2005 ... Named the MVP of the 2005 Five Star Camp, one of the top developmental camps in the country, and was the recipient of the 2005 Rising Star Award ... In 2004, Keane played in five games for the Junior Women's National Team at the World Qualification Tournament ... Three-time provincial gold medalist (2003-05) for Team Ontario ... Helped Sinclair Secondary to the city championship in 2003-04 and was named city tournament MVP.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Hugh St. Patrick and Karen Ann Keane ... Sister, Takima, is a junior on the Cleveland State basketball team, and brother, Kaza plays basketball at Christian Faith Academy in North Carolina ... A psychology major.

Points: 28, twice, last at Wisconsin (2/3/11)
Field Goals: 11, vs. Richmond (11/27/10)
Free Throws: 11, at Florida State (12/1/10)
3-Point Field Goals: 4, nine times, last at Minnesota (2/27/11)
Rebounds: 13, vs. Oklahoma State (11/28/09)
Assists: 7, twice, last vs. North Carolina (12/3/09)
Blocks: 3, three times, last vs. Northern Iowa (3/20/11)
Steals: 6, twice, last vs. Richmond (11/27/10)
Minutes: 44, at Wisconsin (2/3/11)

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