2012-13: Senior at Creighton • Walk-on guard who joined program in the fall after spending first three years of college purely as a student. • Made Bluejay debut with four minutes in exhibition game vs. Mary (Nov. 2) as his former neighbors in the student section chanted “One of us”. • Made regular-season debut with one minute of action vs. North Texas (11/9). • Distributed first career assist vs. Presbyterian (11/18). • Had three assists in four minutes vs. Longwood (11/20). • Had two points and an offensive rebound vs. Drake (1/8). • Swatted first blocked shot in final minute of win vs. Bradley (2/2).
2009-12: At Creighton • Has attended Creighton, but not been involved with the basketball program. • Dean’s List. St. James Academy • Won eight letters, including three in basketball and soccer and one each in track and baseball. • Academic All-State and twice All-Johnson County in basketball, with a high game of 25 points and took school-record 28 career charges. • Two-time Second-Team All-State in soccer. •Coached by Andy Tylicki in hoops and Rick Enna in soccer.
More About Joe Full Name: Joseph Anthony Kelling Birthday: Jan. 19, 1991 Birthplace: Kansas City, Mo. Parents: Greg Kelling & Kathleen Orel Siblings: Zach (29), Michael (27), Matthew (24), Virginia (19), Alexander (11) Major: Biology Career Ambition: To be a surgeon Summer 2012 Job: Intern at CD2 Learning LLC.