Arell Hennings
Arell  Hennings


Seattle, Wash.

High School:
Franklin HS '13

Last College:
Cochise College

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 150


American Studies


TJ Shorts II hits another game-winner!

Junior guard's layup, with less than a second remaining, keeps UC Davis' title hopes alive entering final week of the season


UC Davis wins triple-OT battle to sweep Cal Poly

TJ Shorts II records UC Davis' first triple-double in nearly a decade, Michael Onyebalu scores a career-high 24 points


Shorts II's running three lifts Ags to 105-104 2OT victory

Complete team effort leads to a season sweep over Long Beach State, thanks to UC Davis' second 100-point performance in the program's Big West era


Aggies extend streak to 19 games with 80-56 win

UC Davis scores 46 points in the first half, turns 24-point halftime lead into another home victory on the program's Alumni Day


Schneider, John lead Aggies to 17th straight home victory

Including TJ Shorts II's seven assists, junior trio posts career highs vs. Long Beach State


UC Davis vs. Long Beach State (USATSI)

UC Davis vs. Long Beach State (USATSI) 02-03-2018


UC Davis Men's Basketball at Washington

Images from the UC Davis game at Washington

2016-17: Scored three points and recorded two assists vs. Kansas (3/17) in the NCAA Tournament's Midwest Regional First Round... Posted a season-high three assists in the Aggies’ Big West Tournament championship game vs. UC Irvine (3/11)... Made a season/career-high four free throws, in as many attempts, vs. UC Riverside (2/11)... Matched a career/season high by hitting two free throws at Hawai’i (1/21)... Through his season/career-high 19 minutes, Hennings set an addition three new marks by scoring nine points, on four field goals and finished with three rebounds in the Aggies’ season opener vs. UC Santa Barbara (1/4)... Matched a career high by scoring seven points, the most against a Division I opponent, and set a new career high by canning two shots from three vs. Utah Valley (12/31)... Competed in front of a hometown crowd, for the first time as an Aggie, when UC Davis traveled to Seattle U (12/28)... Dished a season-high three assists and grabbed a season-high two rebounds against the Redhawks... Set or tied five season highs vs. William Jessup (12/17) in rebounds (2), assists (2), field goals (3), three-pointers (1) and steals (2)... Scored his first points as an Aggie, a three, in his team’s home opener vs. Holy Names (11/17)... One of UC Davis basketball’s four new players.

COCHISE COLLEGE: Led his team to a National Junior College Athletic Association Region 1 championship... That same season (2014-15), Hennings averaged 12 points and seven rebounds per game... Cochise College also won an Arizona Community College Athletic Conference title that year... Averaged 17 points and six assists per game the following season... The Apaches finished the 2015-16 season with a 27-6 record and won another NJCAA title... Earned All-America status from the NJCAA... Named Region 1 Most Valuable Player... Collected ACCAC and all-region first team honors... Throughout his two seasons, Hennings scored 979 points, recorded 437 assists and helped Cochise College win 49 of 67 games. By draining a collective 138 baskets from three, 42 percent of his points were scored from behind the arc.

FRANKLIN HS '13: Graduated in 2013.

PERSONAL: Oldest of Angel and Daryll Hennings' two children... Nalica is his younger sibling; she currently attends Western Washington University... Also attended South Kent Prep (Kent, Conn.) before enrolling at Cochise College... Most people do not know that he has been in two plays... Committing to UC Davis is his proudest personal accomplishment... KeyArena (Seattle) is his favorite facility that he has played in... Winning back-to-back regional championships is his career sports highlight... Would choose soccer if he could play another sport at UC Davis... Non-sports hero is his father... Studying music and visiting lakes are his favorite hobbies, other than playing basketball... The family environment and California weather are the reasons he chose UC Davis.

Year G-GS FG-FGA/Pct. 3FG-FGA/Pct. FT-FTA/Pct. Rebs. A Blk. Stl. Pts. Avg.
2016-17 27-0 16-48/.333 5-19/.263 14-19/.737 17 27 0 8 51 1.9
Totals 27-0 16-48/.333 5-19/.263 14-19/.737 17 27 0 8 51 1.9