Excellent ball-handler known for her quickness and ability to penetrate ... intense perimeter defender who will play the point guard position this season with Vicki Brick ... able to play at both point and two-guard positions.
2000-01 A member of the ACC All-freshman team ... Maryland’s starting point guard in her freshman year, replacing 1999-2000 starter, Vicki Brick, who tore her ACL at the beginning of the season ... career-high 17 points against Wake Forest on Jan. 18 ... she also had a nine-point, nine-assist performance at Georgia Tech on Jan. 21 ... ACC Rookie of the Week honors for the week of Jan. 22 ... Wimbush started 25 games, including the last 14 games ... consistently ranked among the best in the ACC in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.57) and assists per game (4.45).
Before Maryland Guided Suitland High to two 4A state basketball championships in 1998 and 1999 under coach Stephanie Nolan ... also coached by Thornton Boone ... three-time all-county … garnered Washington Post first-team All-Met honors after her senior season ... averaged 26 points, six assists and five steals per game in her final campaign at Suitland ... totaled 1,235 points and 334 steals during her prep career.
Personal The daughter of Clyde and Karen Wimbush, Kiki was born on March 20, 1982 … sister of Carlos Washington (26), Lashanna Washington (22), Quanic Wimbush (9) and Carlos Washigton, Jr. (2) ... she likes to listen to music and take pictures in her free time.
Q: If I could change one thing in the world, it would be… A: Make weekends longer.
Q: What is your favorite movie? A: Waiting to Exhale
Q: What is one word that best describes you? A: Friendly
Q: If you won a million dollars, what would you do with it? A: Share with my family.
POINTS 17 vs. Wake Forest, 1/18/01
FGM 6 vs. Florida State, 2/11/01
FGA 11 vs. Florida State, 2/11/01 11 at Florida State, 1/10/01
FG PCT .833 vs. Wagner, 11/25/00 (5-6)
3 PT FGM 1 Eleven Times, Most Recently: vs. NC State, 3/3/01
3 PT FGA 3 Six Times, Most Recently: vs. NC State, 3/3/01
FTM 10 vs. Wake Forest, 1/18/01
FTA 10 vs. Wake Forest, 1/18/01
FT PCT 1.000 vs. Wake Forest, 1/18/01 (10-10)
REBOUNDS 7 at Penn State, 12/5/00
ASSISTS 10 vs. Dayton, 11/29/00
STEALS 3 at Duke, 2/15/01 3 vs. Wake Forest, 1/18/01 3 vs. Delaware, 11/26/00 3 at Howard, 11/18/00
MINUTES 37 at Florida State, 1/10/01