#32 Kashif Watson
Position: Guard
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 186
Year: Senior
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
Other College: Irvine Valley CC
Experience: Junior College

2008-09: Set a record for most single-season games played at Idaho with 33... did not start at San Jose State with a knee injury... scored 210 of his 341 points (62-percent) in the second half... earned his first career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds vs. Boise State... averaged 12.3 points, 4.5 rebounds and 51-percent shooting in 17 wins, compared to 8.3 points, 2.4 rebounds and 36-percent shooting in 16 losses... had a span of seven games where he averaged 14.1 points, 3.0 rebounds, and shot 53-percent from the floor... led the Vandals in scoring five times... scored 13 points with seven assists and zero turnovers vs. Drake... tied for the team lead with 17 points on 7-of-9 shooting vs. Cal State Northridge... scored 16 points on 6-of-9 shooting with five assists vs. San Jose State... led the Vandals with 19 points on 6-of-9 shooting vs. Hawai`i... led the Vandals with 15 points on 9-of-10 free throw shooting at Utah State... led the Vandals with 18 points on 6-of-10 shooting vs. Texas Southern... scored 15 points vs. South Carolina State... finished with 10 points, seven assists, five rebounds, two steals and just one turnover in 31 minutes vs. UC Irvine... scored 11 points with five rebounds and four assists at Eastern Washington... led the Vandals with 19 points on 8-15 shooting vs. North Dakota State... totaled season highs with six rebounds, six steals and four assists vs. North Dakota State... scored 12 second-half points at Gonzaga... scored eight points, all in the second half, and grabbed four offensive rebounds at Michigan State... tied an Idaho single-game record with 20 free throw attempts vs. Evergreen State... scored 17 points and made 13 free throws vs. Evergreen State.

AT IRVINE VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Averaged 13.3 points, 5.5 rebounds, 2.8 assists as a sophomore... shot 52.3-percent from the floor... played in all 32 games... helped the team to a program-record 27 wins and the Southern California Regional finals.

AT INDIAN HILLS (IOWA) COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Averaged 10.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.5 steals per game... team was one of the top-ranked junior colleges in the nation... earned honorable mention all-conference honors.

AT BISHOP GORMAN HIGH SCHOOL: A 2005 graduate of Bishop Gorman High School at Las Vegas, Nev. ... named all-league as a senior... averaged 23 points, six rebounds and four assists per game... was a Street & Smith’s magazine honorable mention All-American... rated the No. 2 shooting guard on the West Coast by one recruiting service.

PERSONAL: Full name is Kashif Antwon Watson... born Jan. 28, 1987 at Las Vegas, Nev. ... son of Charles and Cathy Watson... has one sister, Vonyetta, and one brother, C.J. ... C.J. is a guard for the Golden State Warriors.


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