2 Kelsey Adrian
2 Kelsey Adrian
Birth Date: 10/05/1989
Height: 6-2
Year: Junior
Hometown: Langley, B.C.
High School: Brookswood Secondary
Previous College: Cal
Position: Guard/Forward


UC Santa Barbara

Sat out the 2009-10 season in accordance with NCAA transfer rules after transferring from Cal.


As a sophomore, made the first start of her collegiate career in the season opener, Nov. 11 against Albany...started the first ten games of the season until Devanei Hampton returned to the starting lineup...averaged 5.7 points and 3.5 rebounds per game as a starter...played a career-high 39 minutes in the Nov. 21 upset of Rutgers...came up on basket shy of tying her career high when she scored 12 points in the opening game of the Paradise Jam tournament against South Florida...set a new career high with 15 points against San Jose State...averaged 5.7 points and 3.5 rebounds per game as a starter...went 2-for-3 from three-point range against Washington State Feb. 8, scoring eight points in the game., her largest point contribution coming off the bench this season...missed the USC and UCLA games after suffering a mild concussion against Oregon State...played 21 minutes in her first game back, March 5, against Oregon State...Pac-10 All-Academic team honorable mention.


As a freshman was named honorable mention Pac-10 All-Freshman after averaging 4.7 ppg and 2.5 rpg...began the year as one of Cal's first post substitutions and then transitioned into an active reserve role on the wing...saw action in all 34 contests and played at least 25 minutes in eight games...averaged 19.4 mpg and racked up at least 30 minutes four times, including a season-high 31 minutes at TCU...against the Horned Frogs, posted four points, eight rebounds and three assists...scored in double figures in five games, including a career-high 14 points to go with eight rebounds in the win over Loyola Marymount...fourth on the team in three-point percentage (31.5%) and three-pointers made (29)...sank a season high of two three-pointers eight times...corralled career highs of nine rebounds (team high) and two steals to go with a team-high 13 points in the win at Princeton...recorded 13 points in the season-opening win at Fresno State, 12 points vs. Washington State and 11 at UC Riverside...posted at least seven points 14 times...notched seven points and two rebounds in Cal's first-round NCAA Tournament victory over San Diego...dished off a career-high five assist in the home win over Arizona...had six points and six rebounds in the victory at USC...hauled in six boards in the home game vs. No. 7 Stanford...tied for team-high scoring honors with six points in the Pac-10 Tournament final against Stanford...member of Cal's 24th-ranked 2007 recruiting class, according to All Star Girls Report.

High School

Spent her senior year as one of 12 student-athletes in Canada's inaugural National Elite Development Academy (NEDA) in Ontario, where she trained for half the day and went to school for the other half...At Brookswood Secondary High School, was named a three-time Athlete of the Year and garnered Provincial and Fraser Valley MVP honors...Led her school to three Provincial titles and to a Nike Tournament of Champions crown...Selected a first-team All-Star in 2004 and to the second team in 2005...Averaged 15 points, eight rebounds, three assists, three steals and two blocks in her time there...Shot 85% from the free throw line and 60% from downtown...Was on the school's Honor Roll from ninth grade through 12th grade...Also participated in volleyball, soccer, softball and cross country.


A member of Canada's senior national team since she was 16...also a member of Canada's junior national team...played for Canada's senior national team during the summers of 2008 and 2009...Helped team to FIBA Americas Championships for Women bronze medal during the summer of 2009...Third-place finish allowed Canadian team to compete in 2010 FIBA World Championship for Women in Prague, Czech Republic, a team that Adrian will be on...During the summer of 2007, started for Canada in the Pan American Championship in Brazil and in a competition in China before leaving early to start school at Cal...Canada placed fourth at Pan Ams...helped Canada to a 10th-place finish at the 2006 FIBA World Championships as the youngest player (age 17) at the tournament...saw action in all eight games at the World Championships...started in all three games of the Copa Electrobas Tournament prior to the World Championships...made her Canadian Senior National team debut at the Jack Donohue International Classic...member of the Cadet National team that participated in the Youth Festival in Colorado in 2005.


Kelsey Alexa Adrian was born Oct. 5, 1989, in Langley, B.C., Canada...Parents are Ivan and Brenda Adrian...Has an older sister, Melissa, 21...Started playing basketball when she was five...Goes by the nickname "Kels"...Is fluent in French...Enjoys reading, watching movies and swimming...Says that representing Canada in the world championships and Pan-Am Games are her most memorable sports moments...Favorite TV show is "America's Next Top Model"...Roots on the Vancouver Canucks...Was also recruited by Nebraska, New Mexico and San Diego.

YearG-GsMin-Avg        Fg-aPct3p-aPctFt-aPctOrDrTrAvgPf-DAstToBlkStlTpAvg
08-09*32-10 602        37-142 .261 21-85 .247 8-19 .421 27 38 65 2.0 37-1 15 30 2 3 103 3.2

Totals66-10 1262/19.1 94-296 .318 50-177 .282 24-53 .453 62 88 150 2.3 82-1 44 78 4 11 262 4.0

* - while at Cal