Reneisha Hobbs enters her first season as a student assistant coach after concluding her playing career last season. As student assistant, she will assist the coaches with administrative duties in the office and will offer operational support during practice and on the road.
As a player:
As a Junior (2009-10):
Sat out the 2009-10 season after suffering a knee injury during a preseason practice... Named to the SEC Community Service Team.
As a Redshirt Sophomore (2008-09):
Played in 33 games, averaging 2.7 points and 1.7 rebounds per game ... Made her first career start at UAB, starting alongside her older sister Sherell... Played in all but one conference game... Scored 10 points, reaching double figures for the first time in her career at Alabama A&M while playing in front of a hometown crowd in Huntsville, Ala... Shot a perfect 5-for-5 from the field at UAB, accounting for one of 11 perfect shooting nights in the SEC season... Set a new career-high with 13 points against Sam Houston State... Tied career high with five rebounds at Georgia Southern... Scored in double figures in three games.
As a Sophomore (2007-08):
As a Freshman (2006-07):
Turned in a new career high eight points against UAB in second round of WNIT...Played a season high 17 minutes against Alabama, tying season best six points...Grabbed a season best five rebounds at UMES...Scored six points and grabbed three rebounds in 16 minutes of play against Jackson State...Went 3-for-8 in collegiate debut versus Jacksonville State...Did not play first six game dues to leg injury.
Attended J.O. Johnson HS and played for coach Robert Malone ... Street & Smith Honorable Mention All-American ... First team All-State (as a senior) ... 5A Player of the Year (as a senior) ... Gatorade Player of the Year (as a senior) ... Earned All-City MVP and All-Area MVP during senior season ... AGS All-America Camp Underclass All-Star (2004) ... 5A All-State honorable mention (as a junior) ... Averaged 21 points and eight rebounds per game.
Full name Reneisha Vontray Hobbs ... Daughter of Tracy Hobbs and the late Bennie Lockett ... Born on November 20, 1987 ... Has three siblings, Sherell (a former Auburn women's basketball player), Daraysha and Madison ... Majoring in social work.