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Asia Taylor

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Columbus, Ohio

High School:
Whetstone HS

Height:
6-1

Position:
F

Experience:
HS


05/15/2014

Taylor Secures WNBA Opening Day Roster Spot with Minnesota Lynx

Asia Taylor and the Minnesota Lynx open the WNBA season on Friday versus Washington.

04/14/2014

Antonita Slaughter and Asia Taylor Selected in the 2014 WNBA Draft

Slaughter selected by the Los Angeles Sparks and Taylor selected by the Minnesota Lynx

04/01/2014

Louisville Falls to Maryland in Elite Eight, 76-73

Shoni Schimmel scores 31 points for the Cardinals.

03/30/2014

Louisville Women March Past LSU to Reach Elite 8, 73-47

Shoni Schimmel led the Cardinals with 19 points.

03/26/2014

Louisville Women Power Past Iowa 83-53, Advance To Sweet 16

Cardinals advance to Sweet 16

04/01/2014

LOUISVILLE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL v MARYLAND | NCAA REGIONAL FINAL

Louisville Women's Basketball v Maryland | NCAA Regional Final

04/01/2014

Louisville vs. Maryland (USATSI)

Louisville vs. Maryland (USATSI)

03/30/2014

Women's Basketball Vs. LSU - NCAA Semifinals

NCAA Women's Basketball- Semifinals (USATSI)

03/29/2014

LOUISVILLE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PRACTICE & MEDIA| NCAA SWEET 16

Louisville Women's Basketball Practice and Media | NCAA Sweet 16

03/25/2014

LOUISVILLE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL v IOWA | NCAA SECOND ROUND

Louisville Women's Basketball v Iowa | NCAA Second Round

2012-13 Sat out last season with a hip injury, earned a medical redshirt.

Junior Year (2011-2012): Saw action in 32 games, starting 20 ... Led the team in offensive rebounds with 71 ... Ranked second on the team in total rebounds with 152 ... Had the fourth best field goal percentage, connecting on 47.9 percent ... Set a career-high with four steals against Kentucky ... Dished out a career-high four assists against Seton Hall ... Collected a career-high 13 rebounds against St. John's ... Tied a career-high with two blocks against Providence and Seton Hall ... Tied a career-high in free throws made with six against Villanova ... Tied a career-high in minutes played (34) against Seton Hall ... Scored 14 points and grabbed nine rebounds against Villanova ... Recorded double-doubles against DePaul with 12 points and 10 rebounds and against St. John's with 10 points and 13 rebounds ... Finished the year averaging 5.6 points and 4.8 rebounds per game.

Sophomore Year (2010-11): Saw action in 31 games for the Cardinals, starting in 18 ... Scored a career-high 16 points against Notre Dame ... Knocked down a career-high seven field goals against Notre Dame ... Pulled down a career-high 12 rebounds against Gonzaga ... Collected a career-high three steals against Notre Dame and Villanova ... Tied her career-high with three assists against SEMO ... Scored 10 points and pulled down 12 rebounds against Gonzaga for her first career double-double ... Scored double figures against Notre Dame and Gonzaga... Finished the season averaging 3.9 points and 3.3 rebounds per game.

Freshman Year (2009-10): Saw action in 31 games, starting in 10 games...Earned a spot in the starting lineup in the month of February...Scored a career-high 14 points against Marquette...Pulled down a career-high eight rebounds against Marquette...Blocked a career-high two shots against Tennessee...Scored in double figures in three games...Dished out a career-high three assists against Old Dominion...Finished the season averaging 4.3 points and 2.6 rebounds per game.

High School: Played four years at Whetstone High School...Averaged 29.3 points a game her senior season before sustaining a season ending injury in February...Also ended her senior year averaging 17.1 rebounds and six assists...Shot 54.6 percent from the field and 46.3 percent from behind the arc her senior year...Scored a career-high 45 points, connecting on 17 of 21 from the field and 10 of 11 from the line...Was named a second team Division I Ohio All-State selection her senior year...Averaged 21.7 points per game as a junior...Also averaged 16 rebounds and six assists her junior year...Shot 51.1 percent from the field and 44 percent from behind the arc her junior year...Earned all-city honors her sophomore, junior and senior seasons...Earned all-district honors her sophomore, junior and senior seasons...Was named team MVP all four years...A member of Whetstone High School's Hall of Fame...Named Columbus Dispatch Player of the Week numerous times...Held the scoring title in Columbus her senior year...Earned all-metro honors for three consecutive seasons...Named to the Super Eight team.

Personal: Birthdate is Aug. 22, 1991...Mother is Felicia Taylor...Major is sports administration.

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