2011-12 Men's Basketball Roster

Tony Taylor

3 Tony Taylor

  • Height
    6-1
  • Weight
    192
  • Class
    Senior
  • Hometown
    Sleepy Hollow, NY
  • Highschool
    Archbishop Stepinac

Biography

2011-12 PRESEASON ATLANTIC 10 ALL-CONFERENCE FIRST TEAM SELECTION
2011 ATLANTIC 10 ALL-CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM SELECTION

As a Junior in 2010-11:
- team leader in scoring (15.0 ppg)
- team leader in assists (144)
- team leader in steals (40)
- along with Joseph Katuka, only Colonial to start all 31 games
- scored team-high 18 pts. w/ 6 assts., 1 TO in opener vs. Boston U. in NIT Season Tip-Off at Villanova (11-16-10)
- had career-highs in pts. (23) and rebs. (9), incl. 9-10 FTs, vs. Marist in NIT Season Tip-Off at Villanova (11-17-10)
- team-high 14 pts., 6 assts. vs. Nevada (11-22-10)
- team-high 12 pts., 5 rebs. vs. Hampton (11-23-10)
- team-high 11 pts., 2 assts., 2 stls. @ George Mason (12-1-10)
- dished 7 assts. vs. Navy (12-5-10)
- also handed out 7 assts. (1 TO) vs. Towson (12-8-10)
- career-high 11 assts., 19 pts. @ Oregon State (12-18-10)
- named GWsports.com Colonial of the Week Dec. 20 & 27 for his performances at OSU and ECU
- scored 26 pts., 3 assts., 2 stls. vs. East Carolina (12-22-10)
- best game of season w/career-high 28 points vs. La Salle (1-5-11)
- team-high 20 pts., 5 assts. @ Saint Joseph's (1-8-11)
- named GWsports.com Colonial of the Week (1-10-11)
- team-high 14 pts., 5 assts., 4 stls. vs. Harvard (1-15-11)
- team-high 21 pts. incl. 4-7 threes, 5-5 FTs @ Xavier (1-26-11)
- game-high 19 pts., 4-4 FTs, 3 assts. vs. Saint Louis (1-29-11)
- team-high 21 pts., 6-6 FTs, 3 assts. @ Duquesne (2-2-11)
- `took over' w/ game-high 25 pts., 9 assts. @ Charlotte (2-5-11)
- named GWsports.com Colonial of the Week (2-7-11)
- 15 pts., 6 rebs., 5 assts. vs. Richmond (2-9-11)
- 17-pt., 11-asst. dbl-dbl. @ La Salle (2-19-11)
- 15-pt., 6-asst. effort against Charlotte (2-23-11)
- scored game-high 23 pts., 5 assts., 4 stls. @ Rhode Island (3-2-11)
- led team w/ 17 pts., 4 assts. vs. Dayton (3-5-11)

Summer 2010:
Played in the Empire State Games in Buffalo, NY. Playing for Hudson Valley, Taylor scored 30 points, grabbed eight rebounds and dished out eight assists in victory over Western. In the championship game, Taylor had another solid game with 20 points as Hudson Valley won the Silver medal.

As a Sophomore in 2009-10:
- team leader in assists (129)
- team leader in 3-Pt. FG% at .373 (19-51)
- flirted w/ dbl-dbl. 10 pts., 8 rebs., 3 assts. at BU (11-17-09)
- scored 7 pts. w/ 4 assts. vs. Oregon St. (11-28-09)
- equalled his career-high w/ 9 assts. vs. Providence (12-9-09)
- hit game-winner w/ 27 secs. left @ Towson (12-12-09)
- scored 20 pts., 4 assts., 4 stls. @ ECU (12-22-09)
- added 10 pts., 5 assts., 5 rebs. @ Holy Cross (12-28-09)
- scored 13 pts., 4 assts. 0 TOs vs. Howard (1-2-10)
- scored team-high 16 pts., 8-8 FTs, vs. Richmond (1-23-10)
- team-high 18 pts., 4 assts. vs. Saint Louis (1-27-10)
- scored career-high 22 pts. on 7-14 FGs @ URI (1-30-10)
- named GWsports.com Colonial of the Week (2-1-10)
- handed out 5 assts., 0 turnovers in front of family, friends @ Fordham (2-13-10)
- matched his career-high w/ 9 assts., 7 rebs. vs. UMass (2-17-10)
- scored 14 pts. on 7-12 FGs w/ 7 assts. @ #25 Richmond (2-20-10)
- scored 8 pts., 5 assts. vs. La Salle (2-24-10)
- led all players w/ 16 pts. on 3-4 FGs, 7-10 FTs, 5 assts., 0 TOs vs. Charlotte (2-27-10)
- scored 11 pts., 6 assts., 0 TOs vs. Saint Joseph's (3-3-10)

As a Freshman in 2008-09:
- team leader in assists with 79 (2.82 apg)
- team leader in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.65)
- started BU game and scored GW's first four points of the season, and his collegiate career, from the free throw line (11-14-08)
- season-high 13 pts., 2 assts., stl. at Auburn (11-22-08)
- scored 10 pts., 4 rebs., 4 assts. in 34 min. vs. UMBC (11-26-08)
- hit 2-3 FGs for 10 pts., 4 assts. @ Duquesne (1-14-09)
- 10-pt., 3-asst. effort vs. Fordham (2-7-09)
- 10-pt, 4-asst., 4-reb. game vs. La Salle (2-11-09)
- 4-6 FGs 9 pts., 6 assts., 2 stls. vs. St. Bona. (2-19-09)
- career-high 9 assts., 10 pts., 5 rebs. vs. Charlotte (2-25-09)

High School:
Averaged 29.3 points, 7.1 assists and 6.3 rebounds a game as a senior at Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains, NY, under coach Tim Philp. The Crusaders posted a 17-7 record during Taylor's junior season in 2007. Taylor totalled 551 points and 171 assists (6.8 apg) to lead Westchester County in both categories his junior season. He was named All-County second team by the Westchester County Journal News as well as New York City honorable mention by the New York Daily News. Was nominated for the McDonald's All-American Team. Named Student of the Week. Set the single-game record with 32 points at the Slam Dunk Tournament at the Westchester County Center and then broke his own record with 54 points. Is one of 11 former Stepinac players to break the 1,000-point mark. He held the scoring record for the County with 1,472 points. Played alongside Duquesne freshman Melquan Bolding at Archbishop Stepinac.

Personal:
Born August 9, 1990 in Sleepy Hollow, NY ... full name is Tony C. Taylor II ... son of Tony and MaryAnn Taylor ... has an older brother, Tyrone Carver (31) and a younger sister, Sayge (5) ... hobbies include football, chess, Sudoku puzzles and swimming ... aspires to be a professional athlete or managing a business for acquiring agents ... Major: psychology, with a minor in business administration.

Washington Post feature Mar. 8, 2011

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CAREER HIGHS
Points28vs. La Salle (1/5/11)
Rebounds9vs. Marist (11/17/10)
Assists11 (2 times)last at La Salle (2/19/11)
Blocks3at Boston U. (11/14/08)
Steals4 (5 times)last at Rhode Island (3/2/11)
Minutes40vs. Charlotte (2/25/09)
Field Goals Made11at Charlotte (2/5/11)
Field Goals Attempted18vs. Richmond (2/9/11)
3-Pt Field Goals Made4at Xavier (1/26/11)
3-Pt Field Goals Attempted8vs. Saint Louis (1/29/11)
Free Throws Made9 (2 times)last at Saint Joseph's (1/5/11)
Free Throws Attempted15at Saint Joseph's (1/5/11)
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