CU (M) Basketball BIO
15 Kaleb Korver

2009-10: Junior at Creighton
• Started each of the first four games of the year before giving way to Justin Carter in fifth game.
• Hit 4-of-8 three-pointers and scored 12 points to go with career-high three steals vs. UALR (Nov. 22).
• Had a pair of two-point field goals for the second time in his career at No. 19 New Mexico (Dec. 19).
• Started for Darryl Ashford (family funeral) on Jan. 30 at Drake and responded with eight points and career-highs in minutes (31), rebounds (7) and assists (4).
• Had five points, three rebounds and a steal against Illinois State (Feb. 13).
• Had nine points on 3-of-4 shooting from downtown against South Dakota in CIT opening round (March 16).
• Of his 82 career field goals, 69 are from three-point range.
• A career 39.4 percent shooter from downtown.
• Named an honorable-mention choice on the MVC’s Scholar-Athlete Team.
• Also named to NABC Honors Court for his academic work.

2008-09: Sophomore at Creighton
• Named to the MVC’s Scholar-Athlete Second Team.
• Ranked third in the MVC in three-point percentage (44.8).
• Had a streak of 38 field goals made that were three-pointers from Jan. 2, 2008 to Feb. 8, 2009, a streak snapped on Feb. 11 vs. Bradley with a driving lay-up.
• Had three points, three assists and blocked a dunk attempt by Kentucky star Jodie Meeks in NIT (March 24).
• Made first career start on Dec. 2 against Mississippi Valley State.
• Had six points while starting for injured Booker Woodfox in win at Bradley (Jan. 10).
• Snared season-best six rebounds at Illinois State (Jan. 3).
• Hit 3-of-4 three-point tries in victory at Saint Joseph’s (Dec. 6).
• Drained 3-of-6 three-pointers to score nine points at Nebraska (Nov. 29).
• Had 12 points and five rebounds in win over Dayton (Dec. 10), making 4-of-5 three-pointers.
• Tied career-high with 14 points, including 4-of-6 shooting from long-range, in win over Northern Colorado (Dec. 13).

2007-08: Freshman at Creighton
• Averaged 1.9 points, 0.9 rebounds and 0.6 assists in 27 games, all as a reserve.
• Had five points, three assists and two rebounds in win over Mississippi Valley State (Nov. 17).
• Scored season-high 10 points and grabbed four rebounds in win over Savannah State (Nov. 29).
• Made 3-of-4 shots from three-point range to finish with nine points and three assists in win over Houston Baptist (Dec. 17).
• Had seven points in 15 minutes against No. 22 Drake while playing against brother Klayton with oldest brother, Kyle, in the crowd (Jan. 22).
• Shot 55.6 percent (15-27) from the field at home, including 10-for-20 from three-point range.
• Shot 5-of-7 (71.4 percent) from three-point range in the last five minutes of games.

Pella High School
• Three-year letterman, where he played both basketball and football.
• Led team to state quarterfinals as a senior, as club finished 17-7.
• Averaged 17.2 points and 8.4 rebounds per game while earning first-team all-state honors.
• As a junior, averaged 19.6 points and 6.9 rebounds per game while earning second-team all-state accolades.
• Averaged 12.4 points per game as a sophomore as well as 5.4 rebounds per game.
• Is a member of 1,000 point club at Pella along with brothers Kyle, Klayton and Kirk.
• Three-time all-Little Hawkeye Conference pick, with first-team honors his final two seasons.
• Played in Goalsetter All-Star Game.
• Played for coach Mike DeSplinter and the Rim Rockers AAU team.
• Ranked 15th in his high school class with a 3.9 GPA.

More About Kaleb
Full Name: Kaleb Easton Korver
Birthday: Sept. 19, 1988
Birthplace: Los Angeles, Calif.
Parents: Kevin & Laine Korver
Brothers: Kyle (29), Klayton (26), Kirk (20)
Noting Kyle: Earned All-America honors while playing at Creighton (1999-2003) and is in his eighth year in the NBA, currently with the Chicago Bulls
Noting Klayton: Played five years at Drake (2003-08) and started every game of team’s 28-5 senior season
Noting Kirk: Is a sophomore on the men’s basketball team at UMKC
Notable Stat: Kyle’s Creighton team went 29-5 his senior year and Klayton’s Drake team went 28-5 his senior year. Both won MVC Tournament titles.
Major: Business Management
Did You Know?: Mother once scored 74 points in a high school game (6-on-6 in Iowa)
Favorite Vacation Spot: Los Angeles, Calif.
Why Creighton: Watched Creighton basketball growing up, great facilities, history
Favorite Professors: Tim Bastian, Laura Mizaur
Favorite Pro Sports Team: Chicago Bulls
Favorite TV Show: Seinfeld

Career Highs
14 (2x), last at Southern Illinois    2/14/09
Field Goals
5 at Southern Illinois    2/14/09
Field Goal Attempts
9 vs. Arkansas-Little Rock    11/22/09
3-Point Field Goals
4 (4x), last vs. Arkansas-Little Rock    11/22/09
3-Point Field Goals Attempted
8 vs. Arkansas-Little Rock    11/22/09
Free Throws
6 vs. Savannah State    11/29/07
Free Throws Attempted
8 vs. Savannah State    11/29/07
7 at Drake    1/30/10
4 at Drake    1/30/10
1 (5x), last at #19 New Mexico    12/19/09
3 vs. Arkansas-Little Rock    11/22/09
31 at Drake    1/30/10

Awards & Honors
Creighton University Dean’s List
MVC Academic Honor Roll
NABC Honors Court

MVC Scholar-Athlete Second Team

Creighton University Dean’s List
MVC Academic Honor Roll
MVC Scholar-Athlete Team Honorable-Mention

Position: Guard
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Pella, Iowa
High School: Pella