|Hometown:||Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.|
|High School:||Los Osos HS|
Khalil graduated from Los Osos High School in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., in 2010 ... He helped lead the Grizzlies to a 20-9 overall record in the 2009-10 season ... In his senior year, Kelley averaged 14.5 points, 1.3 assists and 9.0 rebounds per game ... He earned All-League 2nd team honors his junior year and All-League honors his senior year ... Kelley was also nominated for McDonald's nationwide All-American Basketball Team ... In addition to playing for the Grizzlies all four years of high school, Kelley played football at Los Osos and played for the Inland Empire Basketball Program.
Khalil Kelley was born in Anaheim, Calif. ... He is the son of Mark Kelley and Deneane Charles and has one brother, Avery Charles, and two sisters, Leilani Charles and Jordan Bell ... Khalil is an exploratory major with aspirations to start his own restaurant chain ... In his free time, Kelley likes to play video games, including Mario Kart and football.
Coach Thomason on Kelley:
"Khalil has a good feel around the basket in addition to having good passing abilities while seeing the court very well. He's going to develop into a player that can not only run the court, but block shots, and score around the basket. He is an extremely smart player that will help this be successful off the bench."