Monday, September 21, 2009

Arkansas State University Memphis Connection

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Jazmine Taylor Senior Point Guard

2008-09: Was named the team’s defensive MVP after leading the Red Wolves with 55 steals on the season and finishing second on the team with 20 blocked shots…played in all 30 games, starting 29…played a team-high 28.5 minutes per game, averaging 5.4 points, 2.8 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.8 steals per game…recorded a career-high eight steals in ASU’s 64-54 win over ULM Jan. 14 and had three or more steals in 10 games on the season… recorded three blocked shots on three different occasions…connected on 24 consecutive free throws over a 6-game span, including a personal-best 10-of-10 Jan. 14 against ULM…named to the Academic Honor Roll…finished the season with 49 career blocked shots to rank 8th all-time at ASU…with 132 career steals, is tied for 12th place all-time at ASU…ranks 14th all-time at ASU with 197 assists.

2007-08: After being the only player to start all 32 games, was named the team MVP at season’s end…scored a career-high 20 points in ASU’s 72-64 overtime win over FIU Jan. 23…led Arkansas State in steals and assists…posted a career-high seven assists at Oklahoma State Nov. 29…had a team-high eight games with five or more assists…had a career-high six steals in ASU’s 74-54 win over Missouri State Nov. 20…had 10 games with three or more steals…recorded three blocked shots on three different occasions…averaged 5.7 points, 3.4 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 1.9 steals per game.

2006-07: Played in all 34 games as a true freshman, starting three times...averaged 1.3 points and 1.2 rebounds per game...scored a career high six points and had a career-high four assists in 87-55 win over UA-Pine Bluff...posted a career-high three steals in 67-54 win over Missouri State...named to academic honor roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played point guard at Ridgeway High ... averaged 12 points per game as a senior ... also averaged six assists, six steals, and three rebounds ... named to Best of the Preps in Memphis as well as all-state honorable mention ... Street and Smith honorable mention all-district ... also member of all-region team ...member of high school’s academic squad.

Jessica Brown Freshman Forward

High School: A four-year starter at Memphis Booker T. Washington High School, finished her career with over 1,600 points and 1,000 rebounds…named one of the nation’s top 100 forwards by ESPN Hoop Gurlz…a 2009 McDonald’s All-American nominee…a three-time All-District and All-Region selection…earned All-Metro honors following her junior and senior seasons…named District 15AA MVP following her senior season…led Booker T. Washington to three league titles, four district titles, two city championships, one regional title and one sectional championship.

LaWanda Clayborn Freshman Guard

High School: Named All-District, All-Region and All-Metro following her senior season at Memphis Melrose…averaged 16.3 points, 8.6 rebounds, four assists and two steals as a senior…helped Memphis Melrose to a District 16AAA season and tournament runner-up finish.

Jasmine Taylor Freshman Guard/Forward

High School: Named All-District and District MVP, All-Region and Region MVP and City MVP following her senior season at Memphis Central…also earned All-State Tournament and All-District Tournament honors…named to the Commercial Appeal/Pepsi Best of Preps team following her senior year…averaged 14 points and six rebounds as a senior…scored 30 or more points in three games …also earned academic honors at Memphis Central.

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