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Kenny Boynton

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Height
6' 2"
CLASS
So.
Hometown
Pompano Beach, Fla.
Weight
183 lbs.
Experience
1L
School
American Heritage
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The second-leading scorer in Florida history with 2,033 career points…Owns the record for 3-pointers made in school history with 333 3-pointers…One of the most explosive players in the country who thrives on competition with the talent to score from anywhere on the floor… A grinder on defense who excels in a fast-tempo style of play…Named coaches’ first-team All-SEC in 2012 after he was a second-team All-SEC in 2011 and 2013 and SEC All-Freshman in 2010. Also picked up AP second-team All-SEC honors in 2012 and was honorable mention All-SEC in 2013…The 12th McDonald’s All-American signed by Billy Donovan.

 

AS A SENIOR IN 2012-13: Was the team’s third-leading scorer at 12.0 points per game…Dished 57 assists vs. 19 turnovers (3.0 assist-to-turnover ratio) with 19 steals in SEC play…Co-led the team with 13 points versus Michigan in the NCAA Tournament…Became the second 2,000-point scorer in UF history with 11 points against Northwestern State in the NCAA Tournament...Scored 13 points against Ole Miss in the SEC Tournament finals...Scored 11 consecutive points en route to a team-best 16 points in the SEC Tournament semifinals versus Alabama...Had a team-high seven assists in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals against LSU...Scored a team-best 15 points on Senior Night against Vanderbilt...Recorded 13 points against Alabama, passing Andrew Moten for second all-time on UF’s scoring list...Scored 11 points at Missouri...Finished with 12 points versus Arkansas...Had 10 points and six assists versus Mississippi State...Eclipsed the 1,900-point mark at Auburn with 19 points on the day...Scored 10 points at Arkansas...Dished out nine assists against Ole Miss, matching his career-high...Led the team with seven assists and four steals, matching a career-high, versus the Gamecocks...Tied for the team-lead with 18 points at Mississippi State...Shared the team-lead with 15 points against South Carolina...Scored 14 points and matched his season-high of three steals at Georgia...Led the team with five assists at Texas A&M, matching his season-best...Recorded 14 points against Missouri...Poured in 20 points at LSU, passing Udonis Haslem for third all-time on UF’s scoring list...Had seven rebounds against the Tigers, as well...Matched his career-high with 28 points at Yale, sinking a career-best eight 3-pointers, breaking Lee Humphrey’s record of 288 career 3-pointers...Finished with 14 points against Air Force...Registered 11 points at Kansas State...Became the fifth Gator to reach the 1,700-point plateau against Southeastern Louisiana...Tied for the team-lead in scoring at Florida State with 14 points...Moved into fifth place all-time on UF’s scoring list with his first three points against the Seminoles...Led the team with five assists against Marquette...Scored 24 points and pulled down eight rebounds - matching a career-high and marking the first time he has led the team in rebounds - against UCF...Registered his second 20-point game of the year against Middle Tennessee, giving him 1,641 career points - sixth most all-time by a Gator...With his first 3-pointer against MTSU, Boynton moved into fourth all-time at UF with 268 career 3-pointers...Tallied 10 points, six rebounds, and three assists against Wisconsin...In the season opener vs. Alabama St., Boynton scored a game-high 22 points.

 

AS A JUNIOR IN 2011-12: Led the team and was the fourth-leading scorer in the SEC at 15.9 points per game… Had 13 games of 20 points or more and four over 25 points this season…Became the second player in team history to hit 100 or more 3-pointers in a season with 110…Compiled a 34-game streak with at least one made 3…Ranked second on the team in assists (2.7) while playing in all 37 games with 36 starts…Tallied 12 points and a season-best six assists in Elite Eight action vs. Louisville...Scored 11 points, adding five assists and four boards vs. Marquette in Sweet 16 action...Tallied 20 points, on 7-of-12 shooting, vs. Norfolk State in Round of 32 action....Also added a career-best eight rebounds vs. the Spartans...Scored eight points and added five rebounds in Round of 64 action vs. Virginia...Dished out four assists and added two points vs. Kentucky in the SEC Semis...Scored 14 points and added four rebounds vs. Alabama in the SEC Tournament...Came off the bench, scoring seven points vs. Kentucky...Tallied 11 points and grabbed three boards at Vanderbilt...Scored 11 points and added three steals at Georgia...Led the Gators with 20 points vs. Auburn...Scored 25 points and grabbed five boards at Arkansas...Tallied nine points and added a pair of steals at Alabama...Scored 16 points vs. Tennessee...Led UF with 18 points at Kentucky...Scored a team-best 18 points vs. Vanderbilt...Led the team with 24 points vs. South Carolina...Dished out a team best five assists vs. Mississippi State...Tallied 12 points at Ole Miss...Scored 11 points vs. LSU...Posted a team-best 15 points at South Carolina...Tied for the team lead with 17 points and led the team with three assists vs. Georgia...Scored 13 points and added a season-best six rebounds at Tennessee...Tallied 20 points on 7-of-12 shooting including 6-of-10 from distance against UAB...Scored a team-best 26 points on eight-of-12 shooting vs. Yale...Posted a team-best 26 points at Rutgers...Scored 14 points, adding three assists vs. FSU...Tallied 16 points and added four rebounds and four assists vs. Mississippi Valley State...Led the team with 22 points in UF’s victory over No. 22 Texas A&M...Scored a team and season-best 26 points vs. Rider...Recorded nine points and secured five rebounds vs. Arizona...Scored a team-best 22 points on nine-of-16 shooting at No. 4 Syracuse...Dished out five assists and added 13 points vs. Stetson...Tallied a team-best 22 points in the victory over Jacksonville...Put up 22 points on 7-of-11 shooting, including 6-of-9 from distance vs. Wright State...Scored a team-best 20 points while adding four rebounds and five assists vs. UNF...Totaled 15 points at Ohio State, including 3-for-6 shooting on three-pointers...Scored a team-best tying 19 points against Jackson State in the season opener.

 

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010-11: Tallied 14.6 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.6 assists in 37 games (36 starts)… Had the highest free-throw percentage on the team, hitting 107-130 (.823)… Named to the All-SEC Second Team… Tallied 10 points, four rebounds and two assists in the Gators’ season-opening win over UNC-Wilmington... Poured in a team-high 21 points on 8-of-14 shooting (5-of-8 3FG) at home against Ohio State... Tied for the game high in points with 16 (7-of-12 FG) in the win vs. North Carolina A&T... Tallied 10 points, two rebounds and two assists in the home victory over Morehead State... Scored a game-high 21 points on 8-of-15 shooting in the home triumph against FAU... Scored a team-high 14 points in the rivalry win at FSU, while also tallying five rebounds, three assists and three steals... Collected 10 points and three rebounds on the road vs. UCF... Dished out a season-high seven assists in the away victory over American... Tallied seven points and three assists in a game-high 34 minutes in the home win against Kent State... Scored a team-high 15 points in the win vs. Kansas State... Recorded 12 points, two rebounds and two assists against Jacksonville... Tallied 11 points, four assists and two rebounds in the home victory over Radford... Registered 15 points and six assists in the win at Xavier... Finished with 10 points, two rebounds and two assists in the victory over Rhode Island at home... Dropped in 17 points and dished out three assists in the SEC-opening win against Ole Miss... Poured in 17 points in the overtime win at Tennessee...Contributed nine points and one assist versus South Carolina... Tallied nine points and three assists in the road win at Auburn... Poured in 20 points to go along with four assists in the victory vs. Arkansas... Dropped a season-high 24 points in a career-high 45 minutes in the double-overtime win at Georgia, including a career-best 12-of-12 from the charity stripe... Scored four points at Mississippi State... Poured in 15 points in the overtime win vs. Vanderbilt, including a game-winning three-pointer with a minute left in overtime... Scored 12 points in the home win over rival Kentucky... Dropped in 12 points again in the victory at South Carolina...Tallied 12 points and one steal in win over Tennessee... Registered a team-high tying 17 points in the road win at LSU... Collected a team-high 18 points, two rebounds and four assists in the SEC East-clinching win over Georgia at home... Scored a team-high 21 points along with four assists at Kentucky... Scored 14 points in the Senior Night victory vs. Alabama at home, including 4-of-8 from three-point range...Notched a team-high 17 points at Vanderbilt to help UF win its third outright SEC title...Scored 22 points, including 10-for-10 from the free-throw line and dished out four assists to advance past Tennessee and the second round of the SEC Tournament...Scored a team-high 24 points in Florida’s win over Vanderbilt in the third round of the SEC Tournament...Recorded his 12th-consecutive game to score in double digits with his 10 points and five assists against Kentucky in the SEC Championship...Named to 2011 SEC All-Tournament Team...Was 6-for-9 from the field for 13 points versus UCSB in the second round of the NCAA Tournament...Had 12 points and five assists to push the Gators past UCLA in the third round of the NCAA Tournament...Netted 17 points and five assists versus BYU in the NCAA regional semifinal...Had 17 points, four rebounds, three assists and one steal in Florida’s loss to Butler in the NCAA regional final...Finished the season with a team-high 16 straight games in double digits.

 

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009-10: Became the second Gator freshman since 2000 to lead the team in scoring (14.0 PPG)…His 72 three-pointers were second-most by a freshman in school history…Tied the UF NCAA Tournament record for single-game points with 27 against BYU…Started his first game as a Gator and scored 12 points (5-of-11 FG) and dished out two assists in UF’s 74-46 season-opening win over Stetson...Led Florida in scoring the second game of the season against Georgia Southern in the first game of the 2009 Legends Classic, finishing with 22 points (9-of-13 FT) and five rebounds...Shot 8-of-16 from the floor and scored a game-high 23 points with six rebounds and four assists in the win over Troy in the second game of the Legends Classic....Was one of three Gators to lead the team with 13 points (7-of-9 FT) in the win over Florida State...Contributed six points as UF defeated No. 2-ranked Michigan State, 77-74, in the semifinal round of the Legends Classic...Scored a team-high 19 points, including three treys, and dished two assists in UF’s win over Rutgers in the championship game of the 2009 Legends Classic...Collected a career-high nine assists while contributing two steals in the win over FAMU...Scored 15 points (6-of-15 FG) and dished out six assists as the Gators defeated Jacksonville, 85-67...Led Florida in scoring with 20 points, including a season-high five treys, along with seven assists against Syracuse as part of the SEC/Big East Invitational in Tampa...Scored six points (3-of-12 FG) and grabbed a career-high tying six rebounds in UF’s efforts against Richmond in the Orange Bowl Classic...Shot a perfect 6-for-6 from the charity stripe, dished out two assists, grabbed one steal and pulled down three rebounds against South Alabama...Was UF’s second-leading scorer in the win over American with 19 points, a career-high tying six rebounds and four assists...Scored 14 points (5-of-14 FG) with four assists and a steal in UF’s victory over Presbyterian Dec. 30...Collected two steals and six rebounds along with seven points in Florida’s thrilling overtime victory over NC State on the road...Had a career-high 28 points (career-high 6-of-14 3FG), in the SEC opener against Vanderbilt...Was one of three double-digit scorers against Kentucky, notching 12 points, two assists and two rebounds...Led the Gators in scoring with 18 points, while also collecting five assists, three rebounds and one block in the SEC win over LSU...Had 13 points (5-of-13 FG) and two steals as UF downed Arkansas, 71-66, in Fayetteville...Led the Gators in shooting with 14 points (5-of-13 FG) and chipped in two rebounds  and two steals in the Gators’ 58-56 win at home over South Carolina...Scored 21 points on 8-of-16 shooting and added four rebounds, three assists and two steals in the win over Georgia...Tallied four points, three rebounds, three assists, a block and a steal in UF’s efforts versus Tennessee in Knoxville...Scored 15 points, grabbed a career-tying six rebounds and swiped two steals in Florida’s 66-65 victory over Alabama on the road...Notched a career-high four steals, while adding six points and two assists in the home victory against Mississippi State...Scored 13 points (5-of-12 FG) in the Gators’ efforts at South Carolina...Scored 12 points in the loss to Xavier...Was one of four double-digit scorers against Auburn at home, tallying 10 points, three assists and two steals in the win...Scored six points in the road victory over Ole Miss...Hit 4-of-9 from the field, scored 12 points and dished out three assists as the Gators downed No. 17/19 Tennessee in Gainesville...Scored 22 points, including 18 off of a career-high tying six threes, as Florida fell two points shy on the road at Georgia...Played 34 minutes, tallying a career-high two blocks, while contributing seven points and three rebounds as the Gators fell to Vandy at home…Scored 11 points, dished out two assists and grabbed two steals as Florida fell to UK in Lexington in the regular season finale...Scored nine points on three second-half treys as the Gators defeated Auburn in the first round of the 2010 SEC Tournament... Led UF in scoring, with 23 points (8-of-17 FG), including four threes, along with three assists in the SEC Tournament quarterfinal versus Mississippi State... Notched his second-straight double-digit scoring game, leading the team with 27 points in the NCAA tournament first round match up against BYU...Was 8-of-16 from the field, knocked down five-of-10 three-point attempts and dished out three assists before fouling out in the second overtime vs. the Cougars.

 

PREP: Finished his career at American Heritage School as the third-leading scorer in the history of Florida high school basketball…Finished the 2008-09 season averaging 33.0 points per game and shot 58 percent from two-point range…Once scored 61 points in a high school game…Named to the 2009 Parade All-American first team…Scored double-digits in the 2009 McDonalds All-American game…Played in the 2009 Jordan Brand All-Star Classic at Madison Square Garden...Displayed his skills in the 2008 and 2009 Boost Mobile Elite 24 game at Rucker Park…Member of the Team Breakdown AAU travel team… Played for coaches Danny Herz (HS) and Kenny Gillion (AAU)…Led Pompano Beach Ely to the 2006 Class 6A championship and Team Breakdown to back-to-back AAU junior national championships in 2007 and 2008…As a seventh grader became the youngest player ever to participate in the title game of the 350-team Big Time Tournament in Las Vegas…Chose Florida over Duke, Texas and Georgia Tech…Made his choice of college live on ESPNU.

 

PERSONAL: Son of Kenny and Dana Boynton… Boynton’s paternal grandfather, William, who Boynton has a tattoo of on his left arm in memory of him, was an All-American basketball player at Florida A&M in 1955…Father Kenny Sr. starred at Bethune-Cookman in the mid-1980s…Has an older brother, Deondre and an older sister, Kendia.

 

Kenny Boynton’s Career Statistics

Season

GP-GS

MP

FGM-FGA

PCT.

3PT-ATT

PCT.

FT-FTA

PCT.

REB

AVG.

A

TO

BS

ST

PF-DQ

TP

AV.

2009-10

34-33

1117

165-439

.376

72-245

.294

74-99

.747

87

2.6

92

68

6

37

53-1

476

14.0

2010-11

37-36

1218

169-439

.385

80-242

.331

107-130

.823

54

1.5

98

53

9

32

49-0

525

14.2

2011-12

37-36

1169

187-425

.440

110-270

.407

104-138

.754

97

2.6

100

52

1

28

39-0

588

15.9

2012-13

37-37

1169

145-368

.394

72-221

.321

83-101

.822

110

3.0

101

48

3

31

31-0

444

12.0

Totals

145-142

4673

666-1671

.399

333-978

.340

368-468

.786

348

2.4

391

221

19

128

172-1

2033

14.0

 

Kenny Boynton’s SEC Statistics

Season

GP-GS

MP

FGM-FGA

PCT.

3PT-ATT

PCT.

FT-FTA

PCT.

REB

AVG.

A

TO

BS

ST

PF-DQ

TP

AV.

2009-10

16-16

530

78-209

.373

32-112

.286

26-32

.813

35

2.2

36

36

5

23

19-0

214

13.4

2010-11

16-16

545

73-192

.380

39-107

.364

53-62

.855

15

0.9

36

20

3

13

21-0

238

14.9

2011-12

16-15

503

70-174

.402

45-113

.398

44-57

.772

36

2.3

31

21

0

9

15-0

229

14.3

2012-13

18-18

602

72-184

.391

34-109

.312

31-39

.795

49

2.7

56

19

2

19

18-0

209

11.6

Totals

66-65

2180

293-759

.386

150-441

.340

154-190

.811

135

2.0

159

96

10

64

73-0

890

13.5

 

Boynton Game Highs

Points

 

Season

28, at Yale (1/6/13)

Career

28, 2x, last at Yale (1/6/13)

Rebounds

 

Season

8, vs. UCF (11/23/12)

Career

2x, last, vs. UCF (11/23/12)

Field Goals

 

Season

9, at Yale (1/6/13)

Career

10, vs. Vanderbilt (1/9/10)

Field Goal Attempts

 

Season

15, vs. UCF (11/23/12)

Career

21, vs. Vanderbilt (1/9/10)

3-Points

 

Season

8, at Yale (1/6/13)

Career

Same

3-Point FG Attempts

 

Season

10, at Yale (1/6/13)

Career

14, 2x, last vs. Vanderbilt (1/9/10)

Free Throws

 

Season

7, vs. MTSU (11/18/12)

Career

12, at Georgia (1/25/11)

Free Throw Attempts

 

Season

7, 2x, last vs. Alabama (3/2/13)

Career

13, vs. Ga. Southern (11/18/09)

Assists

 

Season

9, vs. Ole Miss (2/2/13)

Career

9, 2x, last vs. Ole Miss (2/2/13)

Steals

 

Season

4, vs. South Carolina (1/30/13)

Career

4, 3x, last vs. USC (1/30/13)

Blocked Shots

 

Season

1, 3x, last vs. Arkansas (2/23/13)

Career

2, 3x, last vs. VU (3/12/11)

Minutes Played

 

Season

37, 4x, last at Tennessee (2/26/13)

Career

45, 2x, last at Rutgers (12/29/11)

 

Misc. Stats

09-10

10-11

11-12

12-13

Career

Times led UF in scoring

11

14

18

11

54

Times led UF in Rebounds

0

0

0

1

1

Times led UF in Assists

4

10

9

8

31

Double figure scoring

25

32

31

24

112

Double figure rebound games

0

0

0

0

0

Double-Doubles

0

0

0

0

0

Dunks

2

4

6

3

15

Charges Drawn

0

2

0

0

2

First off the Bench

1

1

1

0

3

Scored UF's First Points

7

4

2

3

16

Three Point Plays

5-7

9-11

11-12

10-12

34-42

Four Point Plays

2-2

5-6

5-6

1-1

13-15

Final Three Minutes from Line

14-18

20-23

29-41

12-15

75-98

 

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