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Khalilah Mitchell
Player Profile:
Khalilah Mitchell 29500
Position: Guard
Height: 5'11"
Class: Junior
Experience: 2 Letters
City/State: New Orleans, La.
High School: St. Mary's HS

2004 Freshman Academic All-SEC
2005 Academic All-SEC

SENIOR SEASON (2007-08)
Played in 28 games with one start ... Received her degree in general studies in May of 2007 ... Poured in a career-high 10 points and dished out a career-best eight assists in the win over Mississippi State on Jan. 20 ... Scored seven points against both TCU and Louisiana Tech ... Started for the first time in her career at Mississippi State on March 2 in the regular season finale ... Joined teammate Marian Whitfield as the only two players in NCAA history (men or women) to be a part of five NCAA Final Fours.

JUNIOR SEASON (2006-07)
Played in 30 games ... Scored a then career-high eight points, including her first career three-point basket, and grabbed a career-best six rebounds in the win over Eastern Washington on Nov. 25 ... Also scored eight points against McNeese State on Dec. 20 ... Poured in a career-high nine points on 4-of-5 shooting in the win at Mississippi State on Jan. 14. Also collected five rebounds, dished out four assists and blocked two shots against the Lady Bulldogs ... Collected a career-high four steals against Alabama on Feb. 25 ... Drained a career-best two three-pointers for her six points against the Crimson Tide on Feb. 25 ... Scored at least five points in seven games, including seven-point games against Detroit on Dec. 2 and Kentucky on Jan. 18 ... Finished the season with five three-pointers, including hitting two in a win over Alabama on Feb. 25.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2005-06)
Played in 22 games ... Dished out a season-high five assists and had three steals against Southern on Nov. 22 ... Scored a season-high seven points in the victory at Alabama on Feb. 23 ... Equaled her career-high with three rebounds against Southern and Arkansas ... Missed three games in December with an ankle injury.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2004-05)
Played in 22 games after returning from a knee injury suffered in 2003-04 ... Scored a season-high four points in the victory over Arkansas on Jan. 20 ... Pulled down a season-high three rebounds at Southwest Missouri State on Dec. 18 ... Dished out a season-best four assists in the season opener against Maine on Nov. 11 ... Also dished out three assists at Southwest Missouri State on Dec. 18 ... Named 2005 Academic All-SEC.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2003-04)
Played in just four games before suffering a season-ending knee injury in practice in late November ... Underwent surgery to repair the torn ACL in her right knee on Nov. 30 ... Scored her first baskets as a collegiate player in the second half of LSU's season-opening victory over Villanova on Nov. 15.

HIGH SCHOOL
Averaged 18.2 points, 7.8 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 3.2 steals per game as a senior at St. Mary's ... Played for coach Keith Haywood ... Was named first-team all-state and participated in the Louisiana High School All-Star game this past summer ... Named New Orleans Times-Picayune Metro Player of the Year and Clarion Herald Catholic League Player of the Year as a senior ... Was an 11-4A District first-team selection and was named the district MVP ... Named the St. Mary's Student-Athlete of the Year as a senior for her performance on the court as well as on the track.

PERSONAL
Full name is Khalilah Renee Mitchell ... Born on Dec. 25, 1985, in Atlanta, Ga. ... Daughter of Jennifer Moss and Walter Mitchell ... Resides with her mother and stepfather Thomas Moss and sister Karimah (18) ... Has seven siblings; Ketourah (30), Reginald (33), Malika (28), Abdul (27), Kameelah (26), Kareem (24) and Karimah ... Her brother Reginald played basketball at Clark University in Atlanta ... Began playing basketball at age 11 ... Received her degree in general studies in May of 2007 ... Earned a 4.0 GPA in the 2004 spring semester.

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