• Had earned increased playing time in December games until suffering broken left wrist in 1st half of SEC opener vs. Arkansas. Underwent corrective surgery on Jan. 8 and missed 11 subsequent games.
• Played the remainder of the season with a protective wrap around his wrist.
• Returned to action Feb. 17 vs. South Carolina and contributed six rebounds in 12 minutes.
• Earned first career start at the ‘3’ position Feb. 21 at Alabama.
• Scored career-high six points at Miss. State, playing in front of nearly 100 supporters from hometown of Booneville, Miss., a 90-minute drive from Starkville.
• Also contributed five points and three boards in home win over Miss. State three weeks later.
• Saw three minutes in his first collegiate game and made his only field-goal attempt. Also contributed two rebounds in the season-opening win over Wofford.
• Played nine minutes and contributed three rebounds in exhibition win over UNC-Pembroke.
• Averaged 23.5 points and 12.5 rebounds per game as a senior at Booneville, which won the State 3A title in 2011 and reached the championship game the past two years.
• Named to 5-man All-State First Team by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger in 2013. Clarion-Ledger also picked him to its "Dandy Dozen" squad in Nov. of 2012.
• Also Northeast Miss. Daily Journal Player of the Year in 2013.
• Averaged 13.5 points and 9.7 rebounds as a junior.
• Full Name: Kenny Paul Geno
• Birthdate/Birthplace: June 25, 1995 in Booneville, Miss.
• Nickname: Geno or KP
• Academic Major:Housing
• Favorite TV Shows: Sportscenter
• Websites I Have Bookmarked: ESPN
• Favorite Video Games: NCAA Football, NBA 2K, MLB
• Favorite Foods: Hibachi, Mexican
• Favorite Movies: Dumb & Dumber, Ted, Facing the Giants, Hoosiers, Happy Gilmore
• Non-Basketball Interests: Hunting, Fishing, God
• Role Models: My parents
• Proudest Non-Athletic Accomplishment: I've made six mission trips
• Proudest Athletic Accomplishment: Making "Dandy Dozen" in Mississippi
• Favorite Academic Subject: History
• Most Challenging Subject: Math
• Pre-Game Rituals: Praying, listening to music, relaxing
• Post-Game Rituals: icing and eating
• Superstitions: Splitting poles
• Teammate Who Makes Me Laugh Hardest: Kenny Gaines
• My Most Prized Possession: My salvation
• When I was young and playing ball, I pretended I was: Shaq
• Favorite NBA Team: Miami Heat
• Favorite Non-Basketball Pro Team: Atlanta Braves
• Favorite Non-Basketball Athlete: Tim Tebow
• I Chose to Attend UGA Because: It was a chance to play in the SEC on a great team, a great academic school, representing a great fan base.
• I Chose My Jersey Number Because: I wore 15 in high school and wanted a different number but with the same look.