14 Kaitlin Murphy
14 Kaitlin Murphy
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.
High School: White Station H.S.
Position: G
gp 30
pts/g 7.0
fg % 26.3
3pt % 22.4
ft % 74.3
reb/g 2.0
a/g 3.0

General: Experienced point guard...part of a group of four returning starters...outstanding free throw shooter...with 841 points is on pace to become Furman’s 19th 1,000-point scorer....ranks ninth in career assists (292)...current career 82.4 free throw percentage would rank fifth best in program history. 

2011-12: Started in 23 of 31 contests and averaged 9.5 points — third on the team...128 assists ranked third in SoCon...led the league in free throw percentage (86.2%, 75x87)...scored 14 of season high 19 points (5x13 FGs, 8x8 FTs) over the final 12:39 to help Furman erase a 16-point second half deficit vs. UNC Asheville (71-59 win)...tallied 18 points (5x13 FGs, 6x6 FTs) and seven assists and combined with Teshia Griswold to score Furman’s final 15 points in a 66-60 win over Georgia Southern in Statesboro...had 17 points and eight assist in 75-57 victory over Troy.

2010-11: Took over the starting point guard duties...tied for the team lead in scoring (13.2 ppg)...also paced the team in free throw shooting (111x134, 82.8%)...collected a team high 91 assists and 46 steals...averaged 5.5 turnovers per game over the first 15 games but cut it to 3.0 turnovers/game over the final 14 regular season contests...scored at a 15.9 ppg clip over the Paladins final 10 regular season contests, helping Furman win five of its final six games to claim a fifth place regular season finish...tallied a career high 25 points against Presbyterian (73-60 win)...registered 21 points and a career high 10 assists against UNC Asheville (86-75 loss)...drained 10-of-11 free throws in an 18-point performance at Western Carolina (75-66 loss).

2009-10: Earned starts at point guard in nine games...averaged 8.3 ppg and totaled 29 assists over the first 15 games...tallied a season high 15 points (10x12 FTs) and season best five steals against Stetson in Greenville (76-60 win)...had 14 points and five assists versus Mercer in Greenville...named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll.

High School: 2009 graduate of White Station High School...coach was Darryl Durham...member of two conference and district championship teams...served as team captain her senior year...MVP of MLK Invitational Tournament...ranked as the third best guard and ninth best player overall from Memphis by Midsouth Basketball Academy...scored over 1,000 points in her career...four-time all-district and two-time all-metro selection...named to Collierville Christmas All-Tournament Team on three occasions...played with AAU Memphis Flight.

Personal: Kaitlin Murphy was born on June 4, 1991, in Memphis, Tennessee...daughter of Dr. Phil and Megan Murphy...psychology major....carries a 3.14 GPA.

2011-12 Game Log

 


Recent Games
Feb 18 at UNCG L, 60-59
Feb 23 Elon W, 74-71
Feb 25 Georgia Southern W, 57-48
Mar 2 at Wofford L, 75-57
Mar 4 College of Charleston L, 70-58
Mar 8 vs. UNCG L, 73-68
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 20
Games started 13 7
Minutes 780 541
Minutes per game 26.0 27.1
FG 69-262 50-178
FG Pct 26.3 28.1
3PT 19-85 15-60
3PT Pct 22.4 25.0
FT 52-70 38-54
FT Pct 74.3 70.4
Off rebounds 19 11
Def rebounds 41 29
Total rebounds 60 40
Rebounds per game 2.0 2.0
Personal fouls 57 40
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 91 58
Turnovers 88 53
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 1.1
Steals 40 26
Blocks 0 0
Points 209 153
Points per game 7.0 7.7
Points per 40 min 10.7 11.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 Converse W, 77-47 1 16 1-10 10.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 9 Tusculum W, 68-49 1 26 2-8 25.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Nov 13 High Point W, 64-62 1 24 0-7 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 18 at Troy L, 118-96 1 22 2-7 28.6 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Nov 24 Mercer W, 73-64 1 24 2-8 25.0 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 8
Nov 28 at Georgia L, 83-47 1 17 1-5 20.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 1 at Chattanooga L, 83-40 1 27 1-12 8.3 0-3 0.0 1-2 50.0 3
Dec 3 at Samford L, 65-33 1 37 3-12 25.0 1-4 25.0 5-8 62.5 12
Dec 9 at South Carolina L, 69-35 - 21 2-7 28.6 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 16 Arkansas L, 73-38 - 20 2-7 28.6 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Dec 20 at Marshall L, 52-46 - 22 1-8 12.5 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 29 at USC Upstate W, 85-80 1 40 4-16 25.0 1-4 25.0 5-6 83.3 14
Jan 7 Appalachian State L, 66-52 1 22 1-7 14.3 1-2 50.0 2-4 50.0 5
Jan 9 at Georgia Southern W, 56-42 1 33 5-10 50.0 1-2 50.0 4-7 57.1 15
Jan 12 UNCG W, 67-48 1 27 2-7 28.6 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 5
Jan 15 Davidson L, 87-46 1 21 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 18 at Elon L, 79-69 - 26 5-12 41.7 2-7 28.6 3-3 100.0 15
Jan 23 Western Carolina L, 88-83 - 35 3-13 23.1 2-5 40.0 0-2 0.0 8
Jan 26 Wofford W, 70-61 - 32 6-10 60.0 3-3 100.0 5-6 83.3 20
Jan 28 at College of Charleston W, 80-71 - 31 6-12 50.0 2-3 66.7 4-4 100.0 18
Feb 2 Chattanooga L, 60-57 - 21 1-5 20.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 4 Samford W, 59-55 - 35 1-8 12.5 1-3 33.3 4-4 100.0 7
Feb 9 at Western Carolina W, 46-45 - 25 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 4
Feb 11 at Appalachian State L, 68-58 - 30 5-11 45.5 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 10
Feb 16 at Davidson L, 71-49 - 15 0-5 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 18 at UNCG L, 60-59 - 21 0-5 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 23 Elon W, 74-71 1 31 5-15 33.3 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 11
Feb 25 Georgia Southern W, 57-48 - 28 0-11 0.0 0-4 0.0 5-6 83.3 5
Mar 2 at Wofford L, 75-57 - 23 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Mar 4 College of Charleston L, 70-58 - 21 1-8 12.5 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Mar 8 vs. UNCG L, 73-68 - 23 3-11 27.3 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 Converse W, 77-47 1 16 0 2 2 4 0 - 3 0 1 0
Nov 9 Tusculum W, 68-49 1 26 0 2 2 4 5 0.8 1 0 1 0
Nov 13 High Point W, 64-62 1 24 1 0 1 5 6 0.8 0 0 2 0
Nov 18 at Troy L, 118-96 1 22 0 1 1 6 1 6.0 1 0 4 0
Nov 24 Mercer W, 73-64 1 24 0 1 1 5 5 1.0 3 0 0 0
Nov 28 at Georgia L, 83-47 1 17 0 1 1 2 6 0.3 0 0 2 0
Dec 1 at Chattanooga L, 83-40 1 27 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 0
Dec 3 at Samford L, 65-33 1 37 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 9 at South Carolina L, 69-35 - 21 1 1 2 0 5 0.0 0 0 1 0
Dec 16 Arkansas L, 73-38 - 20 1 1 2 0 4 0.0 3 0 1 0
Dec 20 at Marshall L, 52-46 - 22 2 2 4 4 2 2.0 1 0 2 0
Dec 29 at USC Upstate W, 85-80 1 40 2 1 3 2 0 - 5 0 2 0
Jan 7 Appalachian State L, 66-52 1 22 1 2 3 2 3 0.7 2 0 4 0
Jan 9 at Georgia Southern W, 56-42 1 33 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 2 0 1 0
Jan 12 UNCG W, 67-48 1 27 0 1 1 5 4 1.3 3 0 1 0
Jan 15 Davidson L, 87-46 1 21 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 18 at Elon L, 79-69 - 26 0 2 2 6 3 2.0 2 0 3 0
Jan 23 Western Carolina L, 88-83 - 35 2 3 5 4 2 2.0 4 0 4 0
Jan 26 Wofford W, 70-61 - 32 0 0 0 2 6 0.3 1 0 3 0
Jan 28 at College of Charleston W, 80-71 - 31 0 1 1 4 1 4.0 1 0 1 0
Feb 2 Chattanooga L, 60-57 - 21 0 0 0 1 3 0.3 1 0 4 0
Feb 4 Samford W, 59-55 - 35 0 1 1 4 0 - 0 0 1 0
Feb 9 at Western Carolina W, 46-45 - 25 1 2 3 1 3 0.3 1 0 1 0
Feb 11 at Appalachian State L, 68-58 - 30 0 1 1 3 2 1.5 0 0 4 0
Feb 16 at Davidson L, 71-49 - 15 0 1 1 2 6 0.3 0 0 1 0
Feb 18 at UNCG L, 60-59 - 21 0 1 1 4 2 2.0 1 0 1 0
Feb 23 Elon W, 74-71 1 31 0 3 3 6 3 2.0 2 0 1 0
Feb 25 Georgia Southern W, 57-48 - 28 0 0 0 7 2 3.5 3 0 2 0
Mar 2 at Wofford L, 75-57 - 23 3 0 3 2 6 0.3 0 0 1 0
Mar 4 College of Charleston L, 70-58 - 21 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 0
Mar 8 vs. UNCG L, 73-68 - 23 1 2 3 5 1 5.0 0 0 2 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 13 26.0 2.3-8.7 26.3 0.6-2.8 22.4 1.7-2.3 74.3 7.0
Conference 20 7 27.1 2.5-8.9 28.1 0.8-3.0 25.0 1.9-2.7 70.4 7.7
Exhibition 1 1 16.0 1.0-10.0 10.0 0.0-3.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.0
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Home 14 7 26.2 1.9-8.4 22.9 0.8-2.9 27.5 1.8-2.3 78.1 6.4
Away 15 6 26.0 2.6-8.9 29.3 0.5-2.9 18.6 1.7-2.4 69.4 7.4
Neutral 1 - 23.0 3.0-11.0 27.3 0.0-2.0 0.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 8.0
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Wins 12 7 29.7 2.9-9.8 29.9 0.8-2.7 31.3 2.8-3.5 81.0 9.5
Losses 18 6 23.6 1.9-8.1 23.4 0.5-2.9 17.0 1.0-1.6 64.3 5.3
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November 5 5 22.6 1.4-7.0 20.0 0.0-1.8 0.0 1.4-1.6 87.5 4.2
December 6 3 27.8 2.2-10.3 21.0 0.8-3.5 23.8 1.8-2.7 68.8 7.0
January 8 4 28.4 3.6-9.4 38.7 1.5-3.2 46.2 2.2-3.2 69.2 11.0
February 8 1 25.8 1.8-8.1 21.5 0.2-2.8 9.1 1.4-1.8 78.6 5.1
March 3 - 22.3 2.0-8.3 24.0 0.0-2.3 0.0 1.7-2.0 83.3 5.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 13 780 69-262 26.3 19-85 22.4 52-70 74.3 209
Conference 20 7 541 50-178 28.1 15-60 25.0 38-54 70.4 153
Exhibition 1 1 16 1-10 10.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
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Home 14 7 367 27-118 22.9 11-40 27.5 25-32 78.1 90
Away 15 6 390 39-133 29.3 8-43 18.6 25-36 69.4 111
Neutral 1 - 23 3-11 27.3 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
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Wins 12 7 356 35-117 29.9 10-32 31.3 34-42 81.0 114
Losses 18 6 424 34-145 23.4 9-53 17.0 18-28 64.3 95
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November 5 5 113 7-35 20.0 0-9 0.0 7-8 87.5 21
December 6 3 167 13-62 21.0 5-21 23.8 11-16 68.8 42
January 8 4 227 29-75 38.7 12-26 46.2 18-26 69.2 88
February 8 1 206 14-65 21.5 2-22 9.1 11-14 78.6 41
March 3 - 67 6-25 24.0 0-7 0.0 5-6 83.3 17
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 30 13 26.0 3.5-13.4 26.3 1.0-4.4 22.4 2.7-3.6 74.3 10.7
Conference 20 7 27.1 3.7-13.2 28.1 1.1-4.4 25.0 2.8-4.0 70.4 11.3
Exhibition 1 1 16.0 2.5-25.0 10.0 0.0-7.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.0
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Home 14 7 26.2 2.9-12.9 22.9 1.2-4.4 27.5 2.7-3.5 78.1 9.8
Away 15 6 26.0 4.0-13.6 29.3 0.8-4.4 18.6 2.6-3.7 69.4 11.4
Neutral 1 - 23.0 5.2-19.1 27.3 0.0-3.5 0.0 3.5-3.5 100.0 13.9
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Wins 12 7 29.7 3.9-13.1 29.9 1.1-3.6 31.3 3.8-4.7 81.0 12.8
Losses 18 6 23.6 3.2-13.7 23.4 0.8-5.0 17.0 1.7-2.6 64.3 9.0
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November 5 5 22.6 2.5-12.4 20.0 0.0-3.2 0.0 2.5-2.8 87.5 7.4
December 6 3 27.8 3.1-14.9 21.0 1.2-5.0 23.8 2.6-3.8 68.8 10.1
January 8 4 28.4 5.1-13.2 38.7 2.1-4.6 46.2 3.2-4.6 69.2 15.5
February 8 1 25.8 2.7-12.6 21.5 0.4-4.3 9.1 2.1-2.7 78.6 8.0
March 3 - 22.3 3.6-14.9 24.0 0.0-4.2 0.0 3.0-3.6 83.3 10.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 13 26.0 0.6 1.4 2.0 1.9 0.0 3.0 2.9 1.0 1.3 0.0
Conference 20 7 27.1 0.6 1.4 2.0 2.0 0.0 2.9 2.6 1.1 1.3 0.0
Exhibition 1 1 16.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 4.0 0.0 - 3.0 0.0
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Home 14 7 26.2 0.4 1.2 1.6 1.9 0.0 3.4 3.2 1.1 1.7 0.0
Away 15 6 26.0 0.8 1.5 2.3 1.9 0.0 2.5 2.8 0.9 1.1 0.0
Neutral 1 - 23.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 2.0 0.0 5.0 1.0 5.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 12 7 29.7 0.4 1.3 1.8 1.3 0.0 3.8 3.0 1.3 1.8 0.0
Losses 18 6 23.6 0.8 1.4 2.2 2.3 0.0 2.5 2.9 0.9 1.0 0.0
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November 5 5 22.6 0.2 1.0 1.2 1.8 0.0 4.4 4.6 1.0 1.0 0.0
December 6 3 27.8 1.3 1.5 2.8 1.7 0.0 1.2 2.5 0.5 1.8 0.0
January 8 4 28.4 0.5 1.8 2.3 2.4 0.0 3.1 2.6 1.2 2.0 0.0
February 8 1 25.8 0.1 1.1 1.3 1.9 0.0 3.5 2.6 1.3 1.0 0.0
March 3 - 22.3 1.7 1.3 3.0 1.3 0.0 3.0 2.7 1.1 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 13 780 19 41 60 57 0 91 88 1.0 40 0
Conference 20 7 541 11 29 40 40 0 58 53 1.1 26 0
Exhibition 1 1 16 0 2 2 1 0 4 0 - 3 0
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Home 14 7 367 6 17 23 27 0 48 45 1.1 24 0
Away 15 6 390 12 22 34 28 0 38 42 0.9 16 0
Neutral 1 - 23 1 2 3 2 0 5 1 5.0 0 0
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Wins 12 7 356 5 16 21 16 0 46 36 1.3 22 0
Losses 18 6 424 14 25 39 41 0 45 52 0.9 18 0
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November 5 5 113 1 5 6 9 0 22 23 1.0 5 0
December 6 3 167 8 9 17 10 0 7 15 0.5 11 0
January 8 4 227 4 14 18 19 0 25 21 1.2 16 0
February 8 1 206 1 9 10 15 0 28 21 1.3 8 0
March 3 - 67 5 4 9 4 0 9 8 1.1 0 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 30 13 26.0 1.0 2.1 3.1 2.9 0.0 4.7 4.5 1.0 2.1 0.0
Conference 20 7 27.1 0.8 2.1 3.0 3.0 0.0 4.3 3.9 1.1 1.9 0.0
Exhibition 1 1 16.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 2.5 0.0 10.0 0.0 - 7.5 0.0
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Home 14 7 26.2 0.7 1.9 2.5 2.9 0.0 5.2 4.9 1.1 2.6 0.0
Away 15 6 26.0 1.2 2.3 3.5 2.9 0.0 3.9 4.3 0.9 1.6 0.0
Neutral 1 - 23.0 1.7 3.5 5.2 3.5 0.0 8.7 1.7 5.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 12 7 29.7 0.6 1.8 2.4 1.8 0.0 5.2 4.0 1.3 2.5 0.0
Losses 18 6 23.6 1.3 2.4 3.7 3.9 0.0 4.2 4.9 0.9 1.7 0.0
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November 5 5 22.6 0.4 1.8 2.1 3.2 0.0 7.8 8.1 1.0 1.8 0.0
December 6 3 27.8 1.9 2.2 4.1 2.4 0.0 1.7 3.6 0.5 2.6 0.0
January 8 4 28.4 0.7 2.5 3.2 3.3 0.0 4.4 3.7 1.2 2.8 0.0
February 8 1 25.8 0.2 1.7 1.9 2.9 0.0 5.4 4.1 1.3 1.6 0.0
March 3 - 22.3 3.0 2.4 5.4 2.4 0.0 5.4 4.8 1.1 0.0 0.0