Skyhawk Women's Basketball | Myah Taylor - 33

PositionG
YearJunior
MajorEducation
HometownDyersburg, Tenn.
Height/Weight5-10

2016-17: Named to All-OVC second team…Saw action in 30 games while notching 13 starts…Averaged 12.1 points, 3.5 rebounds, 0.8 assists, 0.7 steals and 0.3 blocks per game…Tallied 364 points, 106 rebounds, 24 assists, 20 steals and nine blocks…Shot 43.0 percent from the field, 38.7 percent from beyond the arc and 80.5 percent from the free throw line…Scored in double figures in 20 contests, including three games with 20 points or more against Southern Illinois, Jacksonville State and Austin Peay…Led the team in scoring eight times…Scored career-high 25 points against Southern Illinois…Made six three-pointers en route to scoring 23 points against Jacksonville State…Tallied 10 games with at least three three-point field goals made…Notched 10 games with at least five rebounds.

2015-16: Taylor played in all 32 games for the Skyhawks, tallying one start on the season at Chattanooga...Named to the OVC All-Newcomer team...Named adidas Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week (Feb. 23)...Averaged 8.7 points, 2.7 rebounds, 0.9 assists and 0.6 steals in 18.0 minutes per game...Eclipsed double figures in 13 games, including a pair of games with 20 points or more...Scored career-high 22 points in her collegiate debut against North Dakota (Nov. 14)...Scored 21 points against Murray State (Jan. 30)...Posted a stretch with seven straight games scoring in double figures to close out the regular season...Notched a strong effort against SIUE, scoring 19 points and tallying six points (Feb. 20)...Tallied nine games with four rebounds or more...Posted 10 games with multiple assists and two games with a career-best three steals...Played season-best 30 minutes at Murray State (Feb. 27) in the regular season finale...Made eight field goals in three games – North Dakota (Nov. 14), Murray State (Jan. 30) and SIUE (Feb. 20).

High School: Taylor joins the Skyhawks after completing her prep career at nearby Dyersburg High School under head coach Randy Coffman...As a senior she averaged 23.1 points, 9.7 rebounds, 4.5 steals and 3.1 assists per game...She tallied a pair of triple-doubles while hitting 10 three-pointers against Liberty to shatter the former school record...Named Tennessee Sports Writers Association AA All-State squad...As a junior she helped lead her team to a 31-5 finish and a state tournament berth...Finished with 1,962 career points...She reached the 1,000 point club as a junior, averaging over 20 points per game...Played in the Basketball Coaches Association of Tennessee/Tennessee Athletic Coaches Association all-star game.

Personal: Born on Feb. 17, 1997...Daughter of Autumn Reece and Cedric Taylor...Majoring in education, licensure K-12.



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