#5 - Travion Kirkendoll
2017-18 Men's Basketball
POS.
G
HT.
6-3
WT.
192
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Campti, La.
PREV SCHOOL
Lakeview Junior-Senior HS
Travion Kirkendoll

2016-17 Junior Season: Named Second Team All-Conference by the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference... Finished second on the team and in the SCAC, while also ranking 147th in the country, in scoring with 18 points per game, also finishing second on the team and fourth in the conference with 7.1 rebounds per game... Led the SCAC and finished 69th in the country with 2.08 steals per game... Recorded a double-double with 17 points and 11 boards to become the 33rd Gent to score 1,000 career points in an 80-77 win against Louisiana College December 8, 2016... Also named SCAC Player of the Week for his performance against Louisiana College... Named to the D3Hoops.com Team of the Week February 14, 2017, in helping Centenary clinch a berth in the SCAC Tournament... Played in 26 games with 25 starts... Reached double-digit scoring in 24 games, completing the double-double with rebounds in four contests... Grabbed a season high 14 rebounds and hit a game winner from about 35 feet out in a 67-66 with against Rust December 19, 2016... Also hit a buzzer beater from about 35 feet in a 79-76 Centenary win against Hendrix on November 19, 2016... Ranked fourth in the conference and 123rd in the nation with 4.1 assists per game... Named the Gents basketball representative on the SCAC All-Sportsmanship Team for winter 2016-17.

2015-16 Sophomore Season: Finished First Team All-Conference after leading the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference with 19.6 points and 2.04 steals per game... Named Second Team All-Region for the West by D3hoops.com and Second Team All-State by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association... Finished fourth overall (and second during SCAC only play with 8.5 rebounds per game) in the conference with 7.6 rebounds per game... Added six double-double (points and rebounds)... Scored 11+ points in 25-of-27 games for the season, including 20+ points in 15 contests... Scored 17 points and 11 boards in back-to-back games against Austin College and Dallas February 5 and 7... Scored a season-best 28 points in a big comeback Gents comeback win, 66-57, against UT-Dallas December 20... Led the conference with three SCAC Player of the Week accolades.

2014-15 Freshman Season: Named Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Newcomer of the Year and First Team All-Conference after finishing second on the team and fifth in the conference with 12.9 points per game… Named to DIII-News All-Freshman Team… Led the team with 51 assists… Played in 27 games with 18 starts… Scored a season-best 22 points twice: against UT-Dallas December 10 and at Dallas February 6… Reached double figures in 20 games for the season, including the last 10 to end the season… Named SCAC Player of the Week on December 1, 2014, after scoring 38 points on 12-for-22 shooting (54.5 percent) in two games November 29-30.

Prior to Centenary: Played at Lakeview Junior-Senior HS for Joshua Hancock … Earned All-State, All-District, All-CENLA, All-Area and All-Academic team honors… Named District MVP… Was the Valedictorian… Named Mr. Lakeview and Rotary Club Student of the Month.

Personal: Born on July 5, 1996… Son of LaQuan and Clifton Jones… Siblings are NyKeria, Brandon, Clifton and U’Donis… Majoring in business administration.