Kaayla Chones, North Carolina State


Full Name: Kaayla Chones
Position: Center
College: N.C. State
Height: 6-3 (1.91 m)
Weight: 180 (82 kg)
High School: Eastlake North (Pepper Pike, OH)
Birthdate: January 11, 1981
Birthplace: Pepper Pike, OH



COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS
All-ACC First Team (2004) … All-ACC Second Team (2003, 2002) … All-ACC honorable mention (2000) … ACC All-Freshman Team (2000) … ACC All-Tournament Team (2004, 2002) … Oregon Classic All-Tournament Team (2004) … San Juan Shootout All-Tournament Team (2004).
Kaayla’s father, Jim Chones, was a first round draft pick in the 1972 ABA draft of the New York Nets and went on to become a NBA star ... Sister Kareeda played at Marquette.

STATISTICS
SEASON G MIN FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL TO BLK PTS PPG
1999-00 29 792 129 229 .563 72 128 .563 228 23 23 78 21 330 11.4
2001-02 29 749 139 243 .572 79 125 .632 204 23 15 72 30 357 12.3
2002-03 28 823 142 269 .528 103 168 .613 217 47 15 102 34 387 13.8
2003-04 31 956 179 347 .516 100 155 .645 242 37 37 76 24 458 14.8
TOTALS 118 3356 590 1094 .539 358 582 .615 894 132 90 331 109 1538 13.0
Three-point field goals: 1999-00: 0-for-0 (.000). 2001-02: 0-for-0 (.000). 2002-03: 0-for-0 (.000). 2003-04: 0-for-0 (.000). Totals: 0-for-0 (.000).

(Photo courtesy of North Carolina State University)