Senior Day for Five Toreros in WCC Game of the Week
USD has won four of its last five games
USD looking for weekend split following tough battle with Saint Mary's
USD will face Boise State at 3:30 pm
Toreros return 4 starters and 9 lettermen from last year's 18-17 team
NOTABLE: Selected to the NABC Honors Court and the 2013-14 West Coast Conference All-Academic team.
2013-14 at USD: Appeared 20 games off the bench for the Toreros... Sparked team to a road WCC victory at Pacific (2-15-14) by canning 4-of-6 three-pointers in scoring a career-high 12 points... In the first half Kerr came off the bench to hit 4-of-5 threes to help USD to a commanding 44-23 intermission lead as the Toreros cruised to a 70-55 victory... He scored 6 points on 2-of-2 three-point shooting against Pacific at the Jenny Craig Pavilion (2-1-14)... Added 3 point games in four other contests - Northern Kentucky, Pacifica, San Francisco and Portland State.
2012-13 at USD: Sat out as a redshirt.
2011-12 at USD: Freshman guard appeared in13 games for the Toreros... Chipped in 8 points in 11 minutes on 3-of-3 shooting from the field and 2-of-2 from the free-throw line at UC Irvine.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended nearby Torrey Pines HS where he played for Coach John Olive... This past season Kerr was named First Team All-Avocado League and First Team CIF All-Academic... Averaged 15.1 points per game, 3.4 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.2 steals for the Falcons... Converted 43 percent of his shots from the field, 36.0% from beyond the three-point line and 85 percent from the free throw line... During his junior season Kerr earned First Team All-CIF and First Team All-Avocado League honors while averaging 19.5 points per game for the 26-4 Torrey Pines Falcons... Made a big impact with his outside shooting, canning 110-of-269 three-point attempts (40.8%)... Chipped in 3.8 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.2 steals per contest... From the free throw line he cashed in on 102 of 120 attempts (85%)... Named to the San Diego Union-Tribune 2010 All-Academic First Team, was also a Union-Tribune/Hall of Champions Athlete of the Week for Dec. 16, 2009... He averaged 9.3 points during his sophomore campaign when the Falcons went 26-6.
PERSONAL: Born on November 9, 1992 in Cleveland, OH... Parents are Steve and Margot Kerr of Rancho Santa Fe, CA... Chose USD for coaching staff and location... Also recruited by Penn, Harvard, SMU and Portland... His dad, Steve Kerr, is in his first year as head coach of the Golden State Warriors... He is a former NBA player, Phoenix Suns General Manager and NBA television analyst.
MAJOR: Business Administration.