Men's Volleyball

    10
    Riley McKibbin
    Riley McKibbin

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Honolulu, HI

    High School:
    Punahou

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 195

    Position:
    S

    CAREER: He has 3,170 assists, 501 digs, 113 blocks and 18 aces in his career ... 2011: McKibbin, who has Trojan volleyball roots, will start for his third season at setter as a senior in 2011 and figures to be among the nation's best ... He is an All-American candidate ... He is a USC co-captain for a third season ...

    2010: He started for his second season at setter as a junior in 2010 ... Overall while starting all 27 matches in which he appeared, he led USC in assists (1,384) and digs (235), and also had 56 blocks and 4 aces ... He had 5-plus digs 25 times (including 10 times with 10-plus digs) and 5-plus blocks twice ... He was sixth in the MPSF (ninth in the NCAA) in assists average (13.06) ... He made 2010 All-MPSF honorable mention ... He was named to the 2010 Outrigger Hotels Invitational All-Tournament team ... He was a USC co-captain for a second season ... He made the NCAA All-Tournament team at the pre-season Can-Am Challenge ...

    2009: He started at setter as a sophomore in 2009 and emerged among the nation's best young players at the position ... Overall while starting 31 matches, he had a team-best 1,703 assists, was second on the team in digs (249), was fourth on the team in blocks (69) and aces (14) and had 57 kills (hitting .328) ... His 1,703 assists and 13.85 assists average are USC rally scoring era season records ... He had 5-plus digs 27 times (including 9 times with 10-plus digs) and 5-plus blocks 4 times ... His 76 assists versus UCLA and Hawaii were USC season highs ... He was third nationally in assists (13.85, third in MPSF) and 35th in digs (2.02) ... He made 2009 VBall Magazine All-American third team, All-MPSF honorable mention, as well as the MPSF All-Tournament team and NCAA All-Tournament team .. He also was the NCAA MVP of the pre-season Can-Am Challenge tourney ... He was a USC co-captain ...

    2008: He saw action in 21 matches in 2008 as the backup setter and as a serving specialist as a first-year freshman ... Overall, he had 83 assists, 17 digs, 5 blocks and 5 kills ...

    HIGH SCHOOL: He led Punahou High in Honolulu, Hi., to 3 straight Division I state titles (2004-2006; boys volleyball is competed in the fall in Hawaii) ... As a senior in 2006, he made the 2007 Volleyball Magazine All-American first team and Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 list and the 2006 state Division I All-Tournament team ... He was a 2006 Mizuno Volleyball Magazine All-American honorable mention pick as a junior ... He made the 2005 Honolulu Advertiser All-State first team and was on the state All-Tournament team ... As a sophomore in 2004, he was a Honolulu Star Bulletin All-State second teamer as Punahou won the state crown ... He also starred in basketball, where he was named the 2007 Interscholastic League of Honolulu Division II Co-Player of the Year (with current Trojan Tri Bourne) while averaging 7.1 points a game ... He was a 2006 All-Interscholastic League of Honolulu Division II first team basketball player ... Current Trojans Maddison McKibbin and Henry Cassiday also prepped at Punahou ...

    PERSONAL: He was an alternate on the 2007 USA Junior National Training Team ... He and fellow Trojan Tri Bourne won the gold medal at the 2007 AAU Junior National Beach Volleyball Under-20 Championships ... He made the All-Tournament team in the 18 Open division at the 2007 USA Junior Olympic Boys' Volleyball Championships as he led his Outrigger Canoe Club team to the bronze medal ... He competed at the 2006 FIVB U19 Beach World Championships and won a gold medal at the USA Volleyball Junior Olympics U18 Beach Championships ... He made the 2004 USA Volleyball Junior Olympics 16 Open All-Tourney team as his Outrigger Canoe Club team finished second in the tournament ... He won the 2003 USA Volleyball Junior Olympics beach championship ... He has a trio of relatives with USC volleyball roots: his brother, Maddison, is a sophomore outside hitter at USC, his uncle, Owen McKibbin (who lettered in 1983-84-86-87, as the Trojans finished second at the NCAA Championships his final 2 seasons), and his aunt, Claudia McKibbin (a letterwinner on the Women of Troy's 1980 national championship team) ... He is a business administration major at USC with a B average (3.12 GPA) ... He made 2010 MPSF All-Academic ... Birthdate is Sept. 9, 1988.

    27079

    Career single-match highs: 6 kills (BYU, 2010), 16 digs (Stanford, 2009), 7 blocks (UC Santa Barbara and UC San Diego, 2009)

    G M K E TA PCT AST SA SE RE DG BS BA BE
    2008 (Fr.)... 41 21 5 1 6 .667 83 0 3 1 17 0 5 2
    2009 (So.)... 123 31 57 18 119 .328 1703 14 63 0 249 10 59 11
    2010 (Jr.)... 106 27 46 16 110 .273 1384 4 17 2 235 7 49 1
    CAREER...108 35 235 .311 3170 18 83 3 501 17 113 14