FRESHMAN (2014-15) Played in 22 games as a true freshman, and averaged 12.9 minutes per appearance... Scored 3.5 points and reeled in 2.2 rebounds per game... Shot 37.3 percent (25-for-67) from the floor and 34.5 percent (10-for-29) from distance... Collected six assists and seven steals... Finished second among Houston newcomers in scoring, rebounding, and 3-point field goals... Scored five points in the exhibition win over Huston-Tillotson (11/9)... Tallied three points and an assist in her first regular season game, a win over North Texas (11/14)... Scored five points, including her first career three-pointer, at the San Juan Shootout against No. RV/23 James Madison (11/29)... Had a strong effort at No. 4/5 Texas A&M (12/13), with six points and three rebounds in 14 minutes of action... Was a huge contributor in the win over UTSA (12/19), with a team-best nine rebounds... Scored five points in consecutive games, against Nicholls State (12/20) and Texas Tech (12/21)... Chipped in four points as part of a huge second half run in Houston's win over SMU (1/3)... Tallied a perfect offensive night against Cincinnati (1/7), going 4-for-4 from the field, 1-for-1 from 3-point range and 4-for-4 from the line to score a career-high 13 points... Snatched five rebounds against East Carolina (1/10)... Went 4-for-4 from the free throw line against Tulsa (1/17)... Scored eight points, including 2-for-2 3-point shooting, at Memphis (1/24)... Returned from a seven-game injury absence to score five points against SMU (2/21)... Finished the season with six points, including a pair of 3-pointers, in the American Championship against Tulane (3/6).
NEW IBERIA HIGH SCHOOL Ranked a three-star recruit by ESPN coming out of New Iberia High School... Was a four-year letter winner at New Iberia High School... Team was ranked as the No. 5 high school to watch in the state of Louisiana going into the 2013-14 season thanks to Kinard's 19.8 points per game average her junior year... Played every position on the floor except center in high school... Averaged 16.4 points and 4.4 rebounds in 25 games played her senior season, while leading the Yellowjackets to the district playoffs.
PERSONAL Daughter of Daniel and Kathryn Kinard... Ran track & field in high school... Majoring in sociology... Enjoys watching scary movies and playing video games in her spare time... Aspires to be a detective after graduation.