24 - Khalia Cain
Khalia Cain
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Manchester, CT
High School: Manchester
Position: G
2007-08: Started all 30 games at the guard position...Averaged 8.0 points and 3.0 rebounds per game with 77 assists and 42 steals on the year...Shot 67.5% (52-77) at the free throw line...Posted an assist to turnover ratio of 1.3, 77 assists against 59 turnovers...Had a career-best nine blocks on the season...Averaged 32.2 minutes per game...Opened the season with a 12 point, four rebound effort at Rhode Island (11/9/07)...Scored a season-high 18 points with three assists at home against Fairleigh Dickinson (1/21/08)...Matched that with 18 points on eight-of-13 shooting at FDU (2/4/08)...Scored 16 points with four assists at home against Central Connecticut (3/1/08). 2006-07: Appeared in all 32 games...Thrust into the starting lineup for 14 games when point guard Kerri Burke was sidelined with an injury...Averaged 20.5 minutes per game...Averaged 4.4 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game...Passed out 49 assists on the year while coming up with 25 steals...Scored a career-high 22 points, hitting 14 of 17 at the free throw line at Yale (11/25/06)...Netted 10 points and handed out a career-high six assists at Wagner (2/06/07)...Passed out five assists against Central Connecticut on the road (1/27/07) and at home (2/3/07). 2005-06: Played in 28 games in the backup point guard role as a freshman...Came off the bench to backup Kerri Burke averaging 8.8 minutes per-game...Her offensive scoring was down, averaging 0.9 points per game but she distributed the ball well with 27 assists...Averaged 0.7 rebounds...She finished with 15 steals and a pair of blocks...Shot 60.0% (12-20) at the charity stripe...Scored a season-high six points on a bucket and four free throws against Wagner (1/7/06)...Played a season-high 23 minutes in an 84-44 win over Fairleigh Dickinson where she made a career-best five steals...Passed out four assists with four points against Columbia (1/9/06). Prior to SHU: A graduate of Manchester High School...Played four years of basketball for head coach John Reiser...Team Captain as a junior and senior...Named the 2004-05 Hartford Courant and New Haven Register Player of the Year...A three-time CT Coaches Association All-State selection...Helped guide her team to the Class LL State Championship as a sophomore and a senior...Named Tournament MVP as a senior...Was also a member of the track & field team as a senior...A National Honor Society student and recipient of the Fairfield University Book Award. Personal: Khalia Monet Cain Born: 3/16/87 Parents: Michael and Sharon Cain Siblings: Raenielle, Imaani and Isaiah Cain. Favorite Book: Matilda. Favorite Movie: Crooklyn. Favorite TV Show: CSI. Favorite Song: "Ain't No Mountain High Enough". Favorite Musical Artists: The Temptations and Marvin Gaye. Favorite Foods: Enchiladas and General Tso's Chicken. Hobbies: Watching Old Movies, Dancing and Playing the Violin.