11 - Tayana Carper
Tayana Carper
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Shrewsbury, Mass.
High School: Shrewsbury
Position: F/G

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2007-2008: Saw action in 23 games, making four starts ... Averaged 11.0 minutes, 3.5 points and 2.2 rebounds per game ... Led the team in rebounds in two games ... Scored six points and grabbed four rebounds against Vermont ... Tallied 13 points and a career-high 24 minutes played and nine rebounds against Buffalo ... Recorded 12 points, seven rebounds and two assists versus Quinnipiac ... Tallied a career-high nine field goal attempts against Buffalo and Quinnipiac ... Had a career-high 14 points and tallied six rebounds, two blocks and one assist against Colgate ... Chipped in five points, four rebounds and one block at Florida ... Had four points, three rebounds, one steal and one block at Navy ... Saw first action of the season against Vermont. AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006-2007: Appeared in 28 games ... Averaged 4.4 minutes, 0.7 points and 0.7 rebounds per game ... Saw first action against Yale, recording 12 minutes of playing time, two points, four rebounds and two steals ... Notched season-highs in minutes played (17), points (four) and field goal attempts (five) at Dartmouth ... Tied career-high in steals (two) against Colgate. HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in basketball ... Member of the track team sophomore and junior years at Shrewsbury High School ... 2006 Worcester Telegram & Gazette Super Team All-Star (2006) ... League All-Star (2005, 2006) ... Averaged 18 points, 12 rebounds and 10 blocks per game as a senior ... Central Mass. Division 1 Champions (2005) ... State semifinalists (2005). PERSONAL: Daughter of Eric and Marisol Carper ... Has one brother, Derek ... Majoring in Psychology.