(W) Basketball





Height: 6'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Indian Trail, N.C.
High School: Sun Valley HS


As a Sunior in 2014-15
-Started in 6 of 25 games, averaging 2.6 points, 3.5 rebounds and 16.5 minutes per game in her final season as a Knight
-Swatted 97 blocked shots in her career, ranking fourth in program history -Missed first five games of the year due to injury before making her first appearance in win vs. UNF (12/2)
-Scored her first points of the year with 5 at Middle Tennessee (12/20)
-Chipped in 4 points and 4 rebounds in 8 minutes off the bench in conference-opening win at Houston (12/27)
-Netted season-best 8 points against Tulane (1/13)
-Brought down 8 rebounds (7 offensive) against No. 2 UConn (1/21)
-Recorded season-best 9 rebounds at Memphis (2/18)
-Scored 8 points thanks in part to a perfect 3-of-3 showing from the field in the American Athletic Conference Tournament first-round matchup against Cincinnati (3/6)
As a Junior in 2013-14
-Averaged 6.3 points and 6.2 rebounds in 28.3 minutes per game with 24 starts
-Finished the year with 34 blocked shots, marking the second-straight year of appearing among the top 10 in UCF's record book for rejections in a single season
-Ranked sixth among the conference's leaders for blocked shots (1.1 bpg)
-Recorded double-digit rebounds on four occasions, including a career-high 14 (8 offensive) against Flagler (12/7)
-Sank 5-of-6 en route to 14 points and added 7 rebounds (including 5 offensive boards) at Georgia State (11/19)
-One of four Knights to score in double figures with 10 points vs. SIUE (12/1) in UCF Thanksgiving Classic
-Fell one rebound shy of a double-double, scoring 14 points at FAU (12/13)
-Led UCF with 16 points against Iona (12/21) thanks in part to 8-of-10 performance from the free throw line
-Recorded 7 points and 10 rebounds to help UCF win its first American Athletic Conference game at Houston (12/28)
-Nearly recorded double-doubles in back-to-back games against USF (9 pts/9 reb) and Rutgers (14 pts, 9 reb)
-Reset career high in win at Houston with 19 points on an 8-of-12 performance from the field to go along with 8 rebounds
-Posted 7 points and 6 rebounds in UCF's first round matchup against Cincinnati in the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championships
As a Sophomore in 2012-13
-Finished the year with 42 blocked shots, which ranks fifth on UCF's single-season record list
-Posted multiple-block games in three-straight contests, including a game-high three against Missouri State (11/21)
-Broke out with career-high game of 11 points, 10 rebounds and six blocks against Presbyterian (12/17), tying for eighth place in the UCF record book for a single-game performance for blocked shots
-Contributed 10 points, seven rebounds and three blocks to help UCF end Florida Gulf Coast's 16-home-game win streak
-Led Knights for three-straight games in rebounding (Bowling Green, UAB and SMU)

As a Freshman in 2011-12:
-Played in nine games and logged one start...Scored first career point and grabbed first career rebound in win against Mercer (11/20)
-Dished an assist at No. 3 Notre Dame (12/20)
-Swatted first block of career against Tulsa (2/2)
-Scored career-high six points thanks in part to a perfect 4-of-4 performance from the free throw line and added career-high four rebounds at East Carolina (2/23)
-Earned a starting nod in the team's next outing at Houston (2/26)

Prior to UCF:
-Averaged a double-double of 13.8 points and 11.3 rebounds per game during her first three seasons at Sun Valley High School
-An all-conference player her first three seasons, she was also named to the All-Union County First Team as a sophomore and junior as well as the second team as a freshman
-In each of her first three seasons at Sun Valley, Taylor was named to the Union County Holiday Classic All-Tournament Team
-Majoring in health sciences.

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