Kim Beeston Athlete Profile

#4 Kim Beeston

Position: Guard Height: 5-11 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2009-2014 Hometown: Heber, UT Last School: Wasatch High School

Before BYU

  • Four-year letterwinner in basketball
  • Team MVP and captain in 2009
  • Female Athlete of the Year in 2009
  • Four-time First Team All-Region
  • High school team took state championship in 2008 and 2009
  • Named Ms. Basketball in 2009
  • Nominated for McDonalds All-America team in 2009
  • Nominated for Gatorade Player of the Year
  • Played two years with the Utah Flight Basketball Club
  • Four-time letterwinner in soccer
  • Named Academic All-State in soccer three-time First Team All-State in soccer
  • Garnered Honorable Mention All-State as a freshman
  • Lettered in track and softball
  • Had 3.99 GPA, ranking her third in her senior class

Personal

  • Parents are Lindsay and Vicki
  • Has two brothers and three sisters

Get to know Kim Beeston

Stats

Yr   G/GS   FG-FGA %    3FG-3FGA %   FT-FTA %     Pts.  Reb.  A.  To. Bl.   St.   
10   8/0    8-19 .421    4-11 .364    4-7 .571    24    18    5   10   1    5
11  33/0   54-131.412   31-79 .392   26-31.839   165    83   49   35   4   24
TLS 41/0   62-150.413   35-90 .389   30-38.789   189   101   54   45   5   29


2009-2010 | Redshirt Year

  • Final player notes
  • Suffered a season ending injury in the game at Weber State on 12/9/09 by tearing ligaments in her left foot
  • Dished out two assists in the game vs. Hawaii on 12/5/09 for season and career highs, also scored five points which tied for season and career highs and grabbed five boards which are season and career high in that category
  • Tied her season and career high in points with five at SUU on 11/24/09
  • Scored three points in the road game at Montana State on 11/20/09 and also grabbed four rebounds
  • In the first road game of the season at Washington on 11/18/09 played 17 minutes, scored five points and grabbed one rebound
  • Played a total of 12 minutes in the first game of the season vs. UVU on 11/13/09 making it her first collegiate game

2010-2011 | Freshman Year

  • Named MWC Player of the Week (2/21/11)
  • Concluded her freshman year in second place on the team in three-point field goal percentage (.392, 31-79)
  • Placed third in three-point field goals made with a total of 31 for a 0.9 average Concluded the year in fourth place on the team in the assists category with a total of 49 for a 1.5 average
  • In the offensive rebound category ended the season in fourth place grabbing a total of 44 for a 1.3 average
  • Recorded her fifth double digit performance of the year and career in scoring with 19 points in the home win over USU on 3/19/11 in the second round of the WNIT, the points tied for team and game highs and also had three steals for new season and career highs
  • Had two blocks for season and career highs in the home win over Denver on 3/17/11 in the first round of the WNIT
  • Grabbed three rebounds in the game vs. Utah at the MWC Champs on 3/11/11 Tallied eight points in 18 minutes of playing time in the home win over SDSU on 2/26/11 and was 2-2 from three point range
  • Led the team in points with 14 off the bench in the home win over TCU on 2/19/11 for her fourth season and career double figure performance, the points were the most in league play to date, was also perfect from the free throw line (4-4) and (2-3) from behind the arc in the same contest
  • Tied her season and career high in steals with two in the road win at Utah on 2/12/11
  • Scored nine points while perfect from the free throw line (4-4) in the home victory over Air Force on 2/9/11, also dished out four assists which are the most in MWC action
  • Tallied 10 points in the road win at UNLV on 2/5/11 recording her third double figure contest of the year and her career
  • Scored seven points in the home win over Wyoming on 2/2/11
  • For the second time in conference play dished out three assists in the road game at TCU on 1/19/11
  • Coming off the bench scored five points and grabbed three rebounds in the win over Utah on 1/12/11
  • Tallied five points, two rebounds and three assists in the league win at Air Force on 1/8/11
  • Dished out six assists in the victory over the Univ. of San Diego on 12/4/10 for new season and career highs
  • Came off the bench to score 15 points for new season and career highs in the game at BYU-Hawaii on 12/3/10, the three treys made in the game tie for season and career highs while the points marked her second double-digit contest of the year and career
  • Grabbed seven rebounds in the game vs. Northwestern on 11/27/10 for season and career highs
  • Recorded 11 points vs. USU on 11/23/10, dished out four assists and made three treys for new season and career highs
  • Has played in all games to date
  • Grabbed five rebounds, scored four points, dished out three assists and had two steals in the game at UIC on 11/17/10

2011-2012 | Sophomore Year

  • Finished the year ranked third in scoring with 9.5 points per game, second in assists with a 3.3 average and second in steals averaging 1.3 per game
  • Ended the year with the team’s best free throw percentage .846 (55-65) while shooting 37 percent from the field and 28 percent from behind the arc
  • Dished out a career-best and game-high 10 assists in the WCC championship game vs. Gonzaga while going perfect from the free throw line, 4-for-4, marking the 13th time on the year that she's made all free throws attempted
  • Named to the WCC All-Academic team
  • In the WCC concluded the season ranked fourth in assists, fourth in assist/turnover ratio, 15th in blocks and 24th in scoring
  • Had 17 double digit games in points and 22 overall, the most recent, 11 points in the home game vs. Santa Clara
  • Tied her season high in rebounds with six in the home game vs. San Diego
  • Named WCC Player of the Week on Feb. 13 for her performance in the home game vs. No. 18 Gonzaga where she led all scorers in points with 16 for her sixth double figure contest in league play, the 16th this year and the 21st of her career while also grabbing five rebounds, one steal, dished out four assists and was perfect at the free throw line going 3-for-3
  • Had a career-and season-high five steals in the home game vs. Saint Mary's
  • Was the fourth of five player in double figures in points for the Cougars with 10 in the road game at Santa Clara while going 6-for-6 from the charity stripe, the  double digit points are the 15th on the season, the 20th overall and the third straight
  • Tied her career high in 3-pointers made with three in the game at Utah State
  • Named WCC Player of the Week for Dec. 5 after guiding BYU to win the 2011 Hukilau Invitational with wins over BYU-H, Arizona and Syracuse, for the week she totalled 64 points, 14 rebounds and dished out 15 assists
  • Picked up season and career highs in points with 25 vs. Arizona on 12/1/11 at the Hukilau Invitational while also getting season and career bests in 3-pointers made with four
  • Started her first ever collegiate game vs. No. 8 Duke leading the BYU effort with 14 points, six rebounds, two assists and two steals
  • Named to the WCC Commissioner's Gold Honor Roll

2012-2013 | Junior Year

  • Recorded 20 games scoring in double figures, had 9 games where she dished out at least 3 assists and tallied 6 games with putting up at least three 3-pointers
  • Picked up season highs in points: 19 at Harvard on 11/16/12, rebounds: 9 at Pepperdine on 2/16/13, assists: 8 vs. USF on 1/5/13, steals: 5 vs. Idaho State on 3/20/13
  • Finished ranked 32nd nationally in 3-point field goal percentage
  • Had back-to-back double figure games in points with 10 vs. Saint Mary’s in the WNIT third round while going 4 for 4 from the free throw line, the points marked the 20th time on the year that she put up double digits in scoring
  • Recorded her 19th double digit outing in points with 17 vs. SDSU in the WNIT second round while grabbing 4 rebounds and going 6 for 6 from the charity stripe, the points were team highs and tied for game highs
  • Had a team and season best 5 steals in the home game vs. Idaho State in the WNIT first round
  • Scored 13 points (12 were treys) and grabbed 8 rebounds in the tournament game vs. LMU, the points mark the 18th time this season that she’s put up double digits in points
  • Named to the WCC All-Academic Team
  • Tallied a game-high 17 points (15 from 3-point range) in the road game at Portland while pulling down 7 boards, dishing out 4 assists and getting 3 steals, the points are the 17th time this year she’s put up double digits in points, the steals tied for season highs as did the 5 treys
  • Had game highs in points with 16 at Pepperdine for her 16th game putting up double figures in points, 15 of the points were treys, pulled down 9 rebounds which tied for game and career highs
  • Picked up her 15th double digit outing in points with 14 vs. San Diego while grabbing 2 rebounds and dishing out 2 assists
  • Recorded game highs in points with 15, (all were from 3-point range) in the home win over LMU, the 5 treys tied for career highs as well
  • Dished out 8 assists which tied for game and season highs, had 3 steals for team highs and tied for season bests in the game vs. USF  
  • At Washington State led the team in rebounds with 8 for season and career bests in that category
  • At Arizona had a season-best 3 steals
  • Led all scorers with 19 points marking her third double figure game of the year at Harvard ... 15 of the points were from 3-point range ... the 5 made treys were season highs as were the points ... was also perfect from the free throw line going 4 for 4
  • Recorded her first double figure game in points of the year with 13 vs. Weber State on 11/9/12
  • Named to the WCC Commissioner's Silver Honor Roll

2013-2014 | Senior Year

  • Finished BYU career ranked 10th all-time in assists with 381 ... fourth in 3-pointers made with 250 ... tied for first place all-time in games played with 143
  • Ranks in 19th place in BYU’s prestigious 1,000-point club with a total of 1,241 points
  • Picked up her 23rd game scoring in double digits with a team-best 16 in the game vs. UConn in the Sweet 16 on 3/29/14, 12 of the points were from 3-point range ... pulled down three rebounds and had one assist
  • Led the team in assists with eight in the second round game vs. Nebraska ... grabbed five boards ... played most minutes with 38 ... had one block ... one steal
  • Tallied 22nd game with 10-plus points with 12 while dishing out a team-best five assists in the title game vs. Gonzaga at WCC champs., on 3/11/14 
  • 2013-14 College Sports Madness WCC Second Team
  • 2013-14 WCC All-Academic Team
  • 2013-14 WCC Women’s Basketball Honorable Mention Selection, Mar. 3 
  • Named College Sports Madness West Coast Player of the Week, Feb. 24
  • Recorded career highs in points and treys made with 27 and nine respectively in the road win at LMU, the treys tied BYU’s single game record in 3-pointers in a game, a record held by All-American Erin Thorn ... dished out a game-high nine assists ... the points in the game mark the 19th time she’s tallied 10-plus points and the 3rd with 20-plus points
  • Had a team-best five assists along with a season-high eight boards in the road game at Santa Clara
  • Picked up first ever double-double from 11 points and a game-high 10 assists in the home win over USF ... the assists tied for career bests, the points mark the 13th double figure outing in points
  • Went six games straight, the most to date,  scoring in double digits from Jan. 11 to Feb. 1
  • Had a season best four steals in the road win at Nevada
  • In the home win over Arizona tied her career-high in blocks with two
  • Named to the WCC Commissioner's Silver Honor Roll