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    Joe Kennedy
    Joe Kennedy

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Glenview, Ill.

    High School:
    Loyola Academy

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 195

    Position:
    G



    2006-07: Appeared in nine games off the bench ... Hit two 3-pointers in the win over Northwestern State (12/31) for a career-best six points ... Made his first career start against Indiana (2/28) ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2005-06: Appeared in 10 games off the bench with six points ... Played a career-high 14 minutes in the win over Northern Colorado (1/1/06), scoring three points to go with three steals and one assist ... Had three steals and three points in the win over DePauw (12/23/05).

    2004-05: Walk-on appeared in 11 games ... Scored three-point baskets vs. Chicago State (12/4) and at Illinois (2/23) ... Had assists in Big Ten games against Indiana (1/5) and at Iowa (2/12).

    2003-04: A walk-on, he appeared in eight games including six Big Ten contests ... Had rebounds against Chicago State (11/23) and Illinois (2/28).

    High School: Four-year letterwinner in basketball, captain as a senior ... All-Chicago Catholic League selection as a senior ... Junior year, helped team win Catholic League and regional titles ... High school coach was John O'Loughlin ... Honor roll every semester at Loyola ... Graduated with honors.

    Personal: Born Joseph Bernard Kennedy on 3/20/83 ... Parents are Pat and Jeannie Kennedy ... Father is currently head men's basketball coach at Towson (Md.) University and has served similar stints at DePaul, Florida State, Montana and Iona College (N.Y.) ... Double major in social policy and religion.