Kiki Rice

Year: 2022

Height: 5-11

Position: PG

High School: Sidwell Friends School (Washington, DC)

Recruiting Status: Signed with UCLA [press release]

Notes: niece of former UN ambassador Susan Rice; father, John Rice, played basketball at Yale; mother, Andrea Rice, played tennis at Yale; cousin Allan Houston played basketball at Tennessee and for the New York Knicks

Recruiting Summary for Kiki Rice

August 28, 2020: announced top 11 schools: Arizona, Boston College, UCLA, UConn, Duke, Louisville, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, Stanford, Yale

October 2021 updated finalists: Arizona, UCLA, UConn, Duke, and Stanford

November 4, 2021: committed to UCLA


Rising Star: D.C. high school hoops star aspires to win title in college, make it to WNBA (WJLA, 3/17/2020)

“Kiki is very mature beyond her years. Her work ethic is tremendous,” says her head coach Tamika Dudley. “She comes in, puts a lot of time in. She’s a student of the game.”

Rice is what you call an athlete, shining also on the soccer field, earning the 2018-2019 Gatorade D.C. Girls Soccer Player of the Year.

But basketball is her first love. You can always find Rice with a ball in her hand.


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