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Kendrick enters his first season in the Runnin' Rebel program in 2013-14 ... Transferred to UNLV from Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa, Iowa ... Also attended Memphis and Mississippi.
SOPHOMORE (2012-13) - INDIAN HILLS CC
Played in 22 games and made 18 starts for the Warriors ... Averaged 12.9 points in 20.6 minutes per game and led the team with 90 assists ... Helped the Warriors to a 26-4 overall record ... Shot 52 percent from the field and carried a 1.2 assist to turnover ratio ... Also recorded 13 blocks and averaged 4.4 rebounds per game ... Was an All-Region 11 honorable mention pick.
FRESHMAN (2011-12) - MISSISSIPPI
Played in 18 games and made two starts for the Rebels ... Helped guide the team to a 20-14 overall record and an 8-8 mark in the Southeastern Conference ... Missed the first half of the season because of NCAA transfer rules ... Scored in double-digits four times: 11 against South Carolina on Jan. 28, 11 at Mississippi State on Feb. 9, 11 at Kentucky on Feb. 18 and 10 at Tennessee on Feb. 22 ... Played against current Runnin' Rebel teammate Deville Smith on Jan. 18.
FRESHMAN - REDSHIRT (2010-11) - MEMPHIS/MISSISSIPPI
Used the 2010-11 season a redshirt year ... Attended Memphis during the fall semester before transferring to Mississippi in December ... Played in one exhibition game with the Tigers but did not play in a regular-season game ... Started practicing with at Mississippi in January and had to sit out because of NCAA transfer rules through the end of the 2011 fall semester.
Was a McDonald's and Parade All-American at Wheeler High School in Marietta, Ga., following his 2009-10 senior season ... Also was an ESPN/RISE All-America pick ... Averaged 19.6 points, 6.7 rebounds and 3.5 assists and helped Wheeler to the Sweet 16 of the Georgia state tournament ... Played for Westlake High School in Atlanta as a junior and helped that team to the state semifinals ... Was a consensus top-15 recruit, ranked as the No. 8 player in the nation, the No. 2 small forward in the country by Rivals.com and the No. 15 player in the nation by Scout.com ... Following his senior year of high school, played in both the McDonald's All-America game and the Jordan Brand Classic at Madison Square Garden ... Scored 13 points in the Jordan game ... Was the first McDonald's All-American in Ole Miss Basketball history ... Playing with the Memphis Magic Elite, he led his team to an AAU national championship.
Jelan Miguel Kendrick was born Oct. 9, 1991 ... Son of Lonnie and Denise Kendrick ... Majoring in sociology.