11 - T.J. Taylor
T.J. Taylor
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: Junior
Hometown: Oakland, Calif.
High School: Oakland HS
Position: Guard

T.J. Taylor averaged 4.8 points, 4.1 assists and 1.6 rebounds per game...In 18 Big West games, he averaged 5.4 points, 5.2 assists and 2.2 rebounds...Started the final 19 games of the season and was one of just four players to play in all 31...Set a career-high with nine assists in consecutive games against Long Beach State and at Pacific...In the game prior to that stretch, against UC Irvine, he had eight assists and so averaged 9.7 over a three-game span...Had five or more assists 14 times, all over the season's final 25 games...Had more turnovers than assists just twice and each time in was one turnover and no assists...In the final 20 games of the season, he had 105 assists and just 43 turnovers, a 2.44-to-1.0 ratio...Scored in double-figures six times and had a career-high 11 in games against Hawaii, at Cal Poly and vs. Pacific...Ranked second on the team in three-point field goal percentage at 40.5% and his 32 threes ranked fourth...Made three three-point baskets on five times and two or more 11 times...Over the final nine games of the season, he made 14 out of 29 three-point attempts, 48.3%...Collected a career-high five rebounds at Long Beach State and had three or more 11 times, all over the final 18 games of the season.

Taylor averaged 3.1 points, 1.8 assists and 1.7 rebounds per game as a freshman...Played in all 31 games and made 14 starts...Scored a season-high 10 points in a double overtime loss to UNLV...Made 4-of-6 shots and had nine vs. UC Irvine...Made 19 three-point baskets in 65 attempts, 29.2%...The 19 threes were fourth on the team...Taylor never made more than two three-pointer in a game, but he made one or more 16 times...Had his career-high six assists in the season opener against Chapman...Also had five assists at Cal State Northridge and four vs. UC Davis...Taylor had three or more assists nine times...Had a 2.2-to-1.0 assist to turnover ratio...Played in all 31 games, starting 14 of the last 15.

High School
T.J. Taylor has great quickness and is an outstanding ball-handler...As a senior at Oakland High School, he averaged 14.2 points, 4.1 assists and 2.0 steals per game and led the program to the Oakland Athletic League title...Named All-Oakland Athletic League, All-East Bay and All-Alameda County following his final two seasons...A four-time All-City selection...As a junior, Taylor was the Oakland Athletic League Player of the Year after also guiding his school to the league crown...Averaged 18.6 points and 4.0 assists in 2009-10 while also making 59 three-point baskets...Scored a career-high 28 points in a game against Bishop O'Dowd during his junior season...Coached by Orlando Watkins.

Trevawn Jasper Taylor was born November 27, 1993 in Oakland, Calif....The son of Felicia and Phillip Taylor...Roots for the Oakland Raiders...Chris Paul of the New Orleans Hornets is his favorite athlete...Taylor's favorite movie is He Got Game...Graduated high school with a 3.7 grade point average...Undeclared major.

Career Statistics

Year  gp-gs  min/avg  fg-fga  pct  3fg-3fga  pct  ft-fta  pct  off. reb def. reb tot avg pf fo ast to blk  stl  pts  avg 
11-12  31-14  544/17.5  35-104  .337  19-65  .292  8-11  .727  47  54  1.7  30  1 56  25  15  97  3.1 
12-13 31-19 780/25.2 51-119 .429 32-79 .405 14-19 .737 10 40 50 1.6 41 0 127 56 0 14 148 4.8
TOTAL 62-33
1.7  71

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