Hometown: Indianapolis, IN
KAYLIA AT A GLANCE: Strong, experienced player who knows how to score and rebound…Works well in the low post.
JUNIOR (2013-14): Played in all 27 games, making 20 starts...Leading returning scorer and rebounder at 10.7 points and 5.3 rebounds per game...Shot 55.8 percent from the field, sixth-highest in school history...Had 18 blocked shots, second on the team and most among the returners...Scored in double figures in 14 of 20 games after moving into the starting lineup...Scored a season-high 21 points and added 10 rebounds in the Bucs' 77-62 win over Florida Tech to close the regular season...Scored 20 points twice, both coming against Elite 8 participant Nova Southeastern...Had 11 rebounds on Jan. 4 in the 63-58 win at Florida Southern...Had a season-high three assists and three blocks on Feb. 22 in the thrilling overtime win over Rollins on Homecoming 77-76...Made the Athletic Director's honor list in the fall.
PREVIOUS COLLEGE:Played for one season of basketball at Ancilla College for coach Stephanie Beason. SOPHOMORE (2012-13 - Ancilla CC): Led all junior college Division III players in scoring averaging 24.1 points per game and was 10th in the nation in rebounding averaging 13.3 rebounds per game…11th in the nation in field goal percentage shooting 55.8 percent…Selected to the All-Region XII Team, the All-MCCAA team and was an All-Western Conference First Team selection… set many single season school records for the Chargers including points, points per game, two-point field goals made, two-point field goal percentage, and offensive rebounds in a season. FRESHMAN (2007-08 - Ancilla CC): As a freshman, played on the volleyball team, where she was the leading hitter.
HIGH SCHOOL:Played at Lawrence North High under coach Jody Witaker ... Earn one letter in basketball and nine more in volleyball, track and cheerleading.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Leonard Richardson and Marinda Hall ... Has three siblings: Chanel, Leonard, Jr., and Ashley...Majoring in exercise physiology.
Points: 21, at Florida Tech -- 03/01/14
Rebounds: 11, at Florida Southern -- 01/04/14
Assists: 3, Rollins -- 02/22/14
Steals: 3, vs Shaw -- 12/16/13
Blocks: 3, Rollins -- 02/22/14
FG made: 9, Nova Southeastern -- 02/19/14
FG attempts: 14, at Nova Southeastern -- 01/15/14 ; Florida Tech -- 01/29/14 ; Nova Southeastern -- 02/19/14
FT made: 5, at Saint Leo -- 02/08/14 ; Rollins -- 02/22/14 ; at Florida Tech -- 03/01/14
FT attempts: 9, at Florida Memorial -- 11/15/13
Field goal percentage: 2nd (.558)
Field goal percentage: 6th (.558 in 2013-14)