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2016-17 Men's Basketball
0 Rob Marberry Center
2 Josh Williams Guard
3 Michael Buckland Guard
4 Cam Miller Guard
5 Nathan Moran Guard
11 Asa Duvall Guard
12 Matt Rose Forward
20 John Matt Merritt Guard
21 Kenny Cooper Guard
22 Eli Pepper Forward
23 Aaron Korn Guard
24 Garrison Mathews Guard
25 Kenny Bunton Forward
32 Brett Wishon Forward
55 George Brammeier Center
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Kenny Cooper

#21 Kenny Cooper

POS. Guard
HT. 6-0
WT. 180
HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL) Nashville, Tenn. (Franklin Road Academy)

2016-17 (Freshman): 

  • Saw action in 33 games making one start
  • Led the team with 49 steals
  • Ranked second in ASUN averaging 1.5 spg
  • Set the NCAA era single game record with 13 assists against Fisk (1/5/17)
  • Averaged 6.9 ppg
  • Added 3.0 apg and 2.2 rpg
  • Scored a career best 14 points against Stetson
  • ASUN Newcomer of the Week (12/27/16)

 High School: 

  • Prepped at Franklin Road Academy under Lipscomb great John Pierce
  • Averaged 17.8 ppg, 6.6 rpg and 5.5 apg as a senior
  • Two time (2015, 2016) Tennessee Sports Writers Association Division II-A All-State selection and Mr. Basketball finalist
  • Joined the 1,000-point club with the Panthers as a junior
  • Four time all-region and all-district selection
  • Helped lead FRA to a pair of appearances in the TSSAA Division II-A state championship game
  • Also starred on the diamond for FRA where he was a TSWA All-State honoree in baseball.


  • Son of Angela Jackson and Jubal Cooper
  • Chose Lipscomb over Austin Peay, Belmont, Chattanooga, Charleston, Eastern Kentucky, ETSU, Furman, and Western Kentucky.