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April 13, 2017
New York City

Kendall Cooper

College/Country: Duke
Position: Forward/Center
Height: 6'4
Birthdate: Aug. 19, 1995
Birthplace: Harbor City, California
High School: St. Anthony (Carson, Calif.)
(Image courtesy of Duke)

One of multiple 2017 draft prospects from Duke … 2016-17: No. 2 among Blue Devils in blocks, No. 3 in total rebs … 2015-16: Saw action in 11 games, shooting 50% from the field before missing remainder of the season when not enrolled for 2nd semester … 2014-15 & 2013-14: As a soph and frosh, primarily filled a reserve role … PREP: 2013 McDonald’s and WBCA All-America and All-State First Team pick (MaxPreps). Two-time Long Beach Press Tel. POY (’11; ’12) … MISC: Played travel ball for California Storm Team Taurasi (a Nike elite travel team sponsored by Phx. Mercury’s Diana Taurasi and wearing gear designed by Taurasi) along with fellow prospect and Duke teammate Oderah Chidom (as did Sparks’ Chelsea Gray). Father, Michael Cooper, played at UCLA. Cousin, Tony Smith, played at Marquette and for NBA’s Lakers and Bucks.  Sister, Jourdan, played at UC-Riverside in 2011-12.