3 - Kevin Canevari
Kevin Canevari
Height: 5-11
Weight: 165
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Lake Norman HS
Position: G
Major: Business

Career Stats

2012-13
Game-by-Game Stats 

Played in all 36 games, averaging 10.2 minutes per outing … Registered multiple assists in nine games … Set career-highs in points scored (10), three-point field goals made (2) and steals (5) in Mercer’s rout of Oglethorpe (11/12) … Played a career-high 21 minutes, collecting two rebounds versus George Mason (11/12) ... Notched three assists against Furman (11/25) ... Tied a career-high with three assists, while also notching three steals against Alabama A&M (12/8) ... Notched two steals and a rebound at Chattanooga (12/16) ... Hit a three and added a steal and an assist at Georgia (12/18) ... Registered three rebounds and three assists in Mercer’s win at Alabama (12/22) ... Dished three assists in 10 minutes of work versus Stetson (12/31) ... Drained a three and grabbed two rebounds against Florida Gulf Coast (1/2) ... Collected two rebounds and two steals against ETSU (1/17) ... Had two assists in the win against Kennesaw State (2/1) ... Hit a pair of threes at ETSU (2/16) ... Scored two points and dished four assists against Lipscomb (2/21) ... Scored a fast break layup and picked up two steals at FGCU (2/28) ... Booked four steals, an assist and a rebound at Stetson (3/2) ... Dished two assists in A-Sun tournament vs. Lipscomb (3/6).

 

2011-12
Game-by-Game Stats 

Saw action in 34 games as a backup point guard … Averaged 4.6 minutes, 0.6 assists and 0.6 points per appearance … Scored a career-high five points against Chattanooga (12/10) … Dished a career-high three assists against Florida Gulf Coast (1/2) … Tied a career-best rebound total with three boards at Georgia (12/20) … Had a streak of five straight games with an assist from 11/22-12/3 … Knocked down four of the five free throws he shot … Finished the year with a 43.8% field goal percentage … Named an A-Sun All-Academic Honoree.

 

2010-11
Game-by-Game Stats 

Competed in 30 games, averaging 5.4 minutes per appearance … Dished 19 assists on the year … Booked two rebounds, two assists and a steal in 13 minutes of work versus Oglethorpe (11/12) ... Scored first Mercer points versus Florida State (11/23) ... Appeared in all three games off the MU bench at the Legends Classic (11/26-11/28) ... Collected three rebounds vs. Belmont (2/24).

 

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2010 graduate of Lake Norman High School … Played his junior and senior seasons at LNHS, where he was a two-time team MVP, as well as earning all-conference, all-county and all-area accolades … Led LNHS to the North Carolina state 4A championship as a senior in 2010 … Graduated as the school’s all-time assists leader … Also played two seasons of soccer … Played freshman and sophomore years at North Mecklenburg High School … An Honor Roll student … Played AAU for the Charlotte Royals (coached by Edward Addie) and the Lake Norman Wizards (coached by Johnny Moffett), earning MVP honors and finishing eighth at the AAU Nationals.

 

PERSONAL
Son of Kevin Canevari and Aggie Canevari … Born on December 6, 1991 in Long Island, N.Y. … Has three older sisters … Sister Keri played soccer at the College of Charleston … Favorite athlete is Brett Favre … Favorite pre-game meal is a ham and cheese sandwich … Was also recruited by UNC-Asheville and Elon.