Kennedy Collier Chandler, well-known as Kennedy Chandler, is an American college basketball player. He plays the position of Point Guard for the Tennessee Volunteers of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). Chandler was rated a 5-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals, and 247Sports.
|Full Name||Kennedy Collier Chandler|
|Date Of Birth||September 16, 2002|
|Birth Place||Cordova, Tennessee|
|Parent(s)||Kylan Chandler (Father)|
|Age||19 years old|
|Height||6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m/183 cm)|
|Weight||78 kg (171 lbs)|
Kennedy Chandler Early Life and Background
Born on September 16, 2002, Kennedy Chandler hails from Cordova, Tennessee. Chandler holds American nationality and comes from a black ethnic background. His zodiac sign is Virgo.
Chandler is the son of Kylan Chandler, who is a manager at Fed Ex. However, his mother’s name has not been revealed to the public. In an interview, Chandler mentioned that he has two moms. Chandler grew up with his older sister in Memphis, residing in Nashville.
Chandler attended Briarcrest Christian School in Eads, Tennessee; however, he transferred to Sunrise Christian Academy in Bel Aire, Kansas. In 2021, Chandler committed to Tennessee University and played representing the university.
Kennedy Chandler Physical Measurements
Kennedy Chandler stands at 6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m/183 cm) and weighs around 78 kg (171 lbs). However, his exact body measurements are unavailable and under review. Chandler has black curly hair.
Kennedy Chandler Career
High School Highlights
Kennedy Chandler began basketball in high school at grade eight, playing for Briarcrest Christian School. He helped his team reach the Division II-AA semifinals in his freshman season. Later in his sophomore season, Chandler set an average of 19.5 points, four rebounds, and 3.1 assists per game.
In a tournament against Brentwood Academy, Chandler earned the most valuable player honors after scoring 20 points in a 65-54 win. The game concluded with Briarcrest winning the DII-AA state title and was named DII-AA Tennessee Mr. Basketball.
After the season’s conclusion, Chandler and Mokan Elite won the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League Pearl Jam. In his junior season, Chandler led the team to a state runner-up finish setting an average of 22.2 points, 4.3 assists, and 2.6 steals per game. In addition, he was named DII-AA Tennessee Mr. Basketball for his second straight year.
Chandler transferred to Sunrise Christian Academy for his senior season, where he averaged 14.8 points, 4.2 rebounds, and 3.3 steals per game and set a record 21-4. Chandler was further named in the McDonald’s All-American Game, Jordan Brand Classic, and Nike Hoop Summit rosters.
Florida, Arizona State, and Ole Miss provided Chandler with basketball scholarship opportunities in his first two years of high school. In the overall recruit ranking, ESPN and 247Sports ranked Chandler No.10, Rivals ranked him No. 9, and he was one of the top point guards in the 2021 class.
On August 14, 2020, Chandler received offers to play for Duke, Kentucky, North Carolina, and Memphis; however, Chandler committed to Tennessee University.
College and National Highlights
Kennedy Chandler made his college debut against UT Martin and scored 20 points and four assists in a 90-62 win. In addition, he played at the 2021 FIBA Under-19 and set an average of 7.7 points and 3.4 assists per game. The tournament concluded with the team walking away with a gold medal.
Kennedy Chandler Love Life
Kennedy Chandler is relatively secretive about his private life. Chandler has kept his personal life behind the cameras and tends to keep it so. Also, online sources have little information regarding his personal life, so his relationship status remains unknown.
So it is possible as of 2022, the young athlete is single.
Kennedy Chandler Net Worth
Kennedy Chandler is a college basketball player, so he does not earn money through his games yet. However, although he is not making money yet, his future is promising, with several brands and sponsors right behind him.
The athlete is only 19, and with his talent, he is undoubtedly to make millions in the future.
Kennedy Chandler Social Media
Kennedy Chandler is an active social media user. He is available on Instagram as @kennedyy with 75.6 k followers and @KChandler_1 on Twitter with 12.6 k followers.
Chandler is a verified Instagram user and tries to post as frequently as possible, sharing his experiences.