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Kim Puckett
Lipscomb Athletics Hall of Fame
TYPE
Athlete
YEAR INDUCTED
1999

 

Kim Puckett Scott played basketball for Lipscomb University from 1985-89. During her career Kim was named NAIA All-American as she led the Lady Bisons to 78 wins in four years. Kim averaged 17.3 points per game and 7.7 rebounds and shot an impressive 41% from the three point line. Kim still ranks as the 6th all-time scorer with 1,957 career points and 9th all-time rebounder with 774. During her career Kim was named All-Conference three different seasons and would twice be named All-District 24. In 1988, Kim was named NAIA Scholar-Athlete and in 1989 she received Lipscomb’s prestigious James R. Byers Award. In 1989, Kim was named the Most Valuable Player for the Lady Bison program. Since leaving Lipscomb Kim has been just as successful with her family and her occupation. Kim continues to practice medicine after graduating from Medical School in 1995. Kim Puckett, one of the all-time greats in Lady Bison basketball history.

Hall of Fame Nominations

Nominate Someone to the Athletic Hall of Fame

To nominate an individual for the Lipscomb University Athletic Hall of Fame please forward nomination material to Philip Hutcheson, Lipscomb University Athletics, One University Park Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37204-3951. The formal deadline for nominations is December 1 of the year prior to induction. To nominate an individual for the Lipscomb University Athletic Hall of Fame please provide as much data as possible in support of your nomination.

Nominees must fall into one of three categories with the following criteria taken into consideration:

  • Athlete: Career statistics; Conference, Regional, All-American and National honors; Leadership, service and continued support of Lipscomb University are all taken into consideration for each nominee.
  • Coach: Career record; Length of tenure, number of all-conference, all-region, all-american and scholar-athletes, as well as, impact made on the school. Post Lipscomb success is also taken into consideration for the Coach category
  • Meritorious Service: Truly exceptional contributions and service to the athletic program by one who does not qualify for the athlete or coach category.