Taylor

Edwards

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#11

Guard
Height: 5'9"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Portsmouth, Va.
High School: Woodrow Wilson

Bio

2017-18 (SO): Posted a breakout season as a sophomore ... Played in all 31 games, making eight starts ... Increased her scoring by over seven points from 0.4ppg as a freshman to 7.6pgg as a sophomore ... Led the team in rebounding (6.0ppg) and field goal percentage (49.7%) as a guard ... Also led team in steals wit 2.0spg and ranked sixth in the conference in league play with 2.1spg ... Had 2+ steals in 19 of the 31 games, including a career-high eight against Florida Atlantic ... Posted eight double-figure scoring games and five double-digit rebounding games ... Notched three double-doubles, which led the team ... Scored a season-high 19 points vs. UTSA and hauled in a season-high 15 rebounds against South Carolina State.

2016-17 (FR): Played in seven games during her true freshman season ... Scored her first career points with two free throws against FIU ... Also scored a point against Rice ... Recorded an assist in the first three games of her career, including at Duke.

PREP: Played for Woodrow Wilson High School in Portsmouth under veteran head coach Roger Smith ... Averaged 16.6 ppg, 9.5 rpg, 8.5 apg and 3.3 spg her senior year ... Scored over 1,000 points in her career ... A two-time conference player of the year ... Named to the 4A All-State First Team as a senior and Second Team as a junior ... A two-time All-Tidewater selection ... Ranked in the top 50 at her position by espnW.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Andrea Edwards and Marvin Hines ... Lists the Chicago Bulls and Cleveland Cavaliers as her favorite teams and Kyrie Irving and LeBron James as her favorite players.

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