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Jacob  Kilgore
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Jacob Kilgore


Huntington, W.Va.

High School:
Spring Valley HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 191



Marshall Earns Second-Most Academic Medals in C-USA

The amount of medal winners increased by four from the previous year


C-USA Announces 2016-17 Commissioner's Honor Roll

Marshall places second-most student-athletes on list among league schools


Kilgore Earns C-USA Spirit of Service Honor

The award recognizes student-athletes for community service efforts


@HerdMBB Runs Over Roadrunners for 92-71 Win

The Herd is 11-0 at home this season and has won 12 straight at the Cam Henderson Center


@HerdMBB to Face Jackson State in Ryan Taylor’s 100th Career Game

Senior forward Ryan Taylor will play in his 100th game for the Thundering Herd


Marshall vs. West Virginia State

Marshall men's basketball against West Virginia State on Nov. 3, 2016 at the Cam Henderson Center


Marshall vs. Eastern Illinois

Marshall's win against Eastern Illinois on Wednesday, December 9 at the Cam Henderson Center in Huntington, W.Va.


Marshall vs. Newberry

Photo gallery of Marshall's exhibition game against Newberry College on Nov. 15, 2015

2016-17 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in eight games, averaged 0.8 points, 0.8 rebounds and 0.3 blocks in 4.5 minutes per game …scored three points from shooting 1-of-2 from three-point land, pulled down two rebounds and made on block in his season debut vs. Western Carolina (Nov. 19) … made a 3-pointer against UTSA (Jan. 26) … made a block against West Virginia Wesleyan (Dec. 19) … pulled down two rebounds at Ohio State (Nov. 25) … named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

2015-16 (FRESHMAN):
Appeared in 14 games, averaging 3.9 minutes per game … had season highs of five points and two rebounds in 12 minutes played against Eastern Kentucky (Dec. 12) … five of six made field goals for the year were from 3-point range … shot 42.9 percent (6-of-14) from the field and 41.7 (5-of-12) percent from long range for the season … one assist, zero turnovers in 55 total minutes played … named to C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll … earned the C-USA Commissioner’s Academic Medal for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better.

HIGH SCHOOL: 2015 Evans Award winner, presented to the West Virginia boys basketball player of the year, selected by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association … Mountain State Athletic Conference (MSAC) boys basketball player of the year … WV AAA First Team All-State Captain … Spring Valley High School all-time leading scorer … averaged 23.5 points and 10 rebounds per game, averaging 58 percent from the floor and 41 percent from 3-point range during his senior season … three-time WV State Track Champion … MSAC Track Athlete of the Year … holds Spring Valley school records in the 200, 400 and 800-meter races …. also involved with National Honor Society, Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) and MU Alpha Theta.

Born Sept. 22, 1996 … son of Randal and Susan Kilgore … has two siblings, Jeremy and Jessica … brother Jeremy also attends Marshall … major is cell biology … wants to become an ER doctor in Huntington after college.