24  Kim Griffin
Kim Griffin
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Valdosta, GA

High School:
Valdosta HS

Last College:
Okaloosa-Walton CC

Height:
5-8

Position:
G

2003-04 (Junior):
Versatile, determined guard that started 10 games and logged the most minutes of any MU reserve player (20.7/game, 4th on team)...averaged 5.7 points (5th on team), 3.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists (2nd) and 1.7 steals (2nd) per game...one of five players to appear in every game for the Herd...third on team with three five-plus assist games, including back-to-back eight assist efforts vs. Western Michigan and Buffalo...averaged 10 points, 3.7 rebounds and 29.3 minutes per game in first three Div. I starts (vs. Lehigh, Mississippi, Ball State)...fourth on team with seven double-digit scoring games...scored a season-high 13 points with four assists and three steals in road win vs. Texas A&M on Dec. 21...versus the Aggies, nine of Griffin's 13 points came in the second half, including two consecutive field goals to increase MU's lead to eight with under three minutes remaining.

2000-2002 (Okaloosa-Walton CC):
An All-Panhandle Conference First Team performer in both her seasons at Okaloosa-Walton...broke the all-time single season steal record with 106 in 2002...named to the All-Freshman team her rookie season....averaged 19 points, six rebounds and four steals per game her final season...coached by Nick Morgan.

High School:
Named team MVP in three different seasons at Valdosta HS...led squad to three state championship tournament appearances, including a Sweet 16 and semifinal berth...a Terrific-10 selection in the conference...a multiple recipient of the team's hustle award, along with capturing numerous defensive honors...recorded the team's best field goal percentage and most rebounds...scored over 1,400 points with 524 rebounds and 424 steals in her high school career...named MVP of the North/South All-Star Game in Columbus, Ga., her senior year...guided her team to the title at the Reebok Classic Christmas Tournament in 2000.

Personal:
Born on January 4, 1981...daughter of the late Merlene Scott and Randy Griffin, raised by her grandmother Effie Griffin...has a brother, Roosevelt Singleton, and a sister, Tammy Postell...enjoys shopping, dancing, singing and joking with friends...is a social work major.