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Taylor

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#33

Forward
Height: 6'9"
Weight: 225
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Lancaster, Pa.
High School: Manheim Central

Bio

2017-18: Averaging 12.3 points per game, 4.2 rebounds per game, and 1.5 assists per game through all 25 contests... Averaging 10.8 points per game, 3.8 rebounds per game, and 1.5 assists per game through all 13 A-10 contests... Has scored in double figures in 16 of 25 games this season... Has made 14 starts, including the last 13 games... SJU's leading scorer four times, vs. Princeton, VCU, Saint Louis, and UMass... Dropped 21 points on 7-of-13 shooting from the floor and 4-of-9 shooting from three-point range vs. Saint Louis... Went for 18 points on 6-of-11 shooting from the floor and 4-of-8 shooting from three-point range in win over Dayton... Hit for 15 points, including four three-pointers, at George Mason... Posted a team-high 19 points, including a key three-pointer in overtime, in win over VCU... Matched season-high five three pointers in first collegiate start, vs. St John's... Matched season-high five three pointers for 15 points at Temple... Scored 13 points against #4 Villanova... Hit for 15 points (6-of-10 FG), all in the second half, in win over Sacramento State... Scored 11 points and matched season-high nine rebounds vs. Harvard... Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week (Nov. 20) for averaging 22.5 points in wins over UIC and Princeton... Hit for game- and season-high 23 points (5-of-6 3FG) in win over Princeton... Poured in 22 points on 9-of-15 shooting from the floor and 4-of-8 shooting from three-point range, and added a season-high nine rebounds in win over UIC...  Scored 11 of SJU's final 14 points of the second half, including a three-pointer with 40.6 seconds to play to send the game into overtime at UIC... Hit for 16 points on 4-of-8 shooting from three-point range in collegiate debut in season opener at Toledo.

High School/Personal: 2017 Associated Press All-State Class 5A First Team selection... Averaged 24.3 points as a senior at Manheim Central to lead the Lancaster-Lebanon league in scoring for the second consecutive season... Connected on 64 three-pointers... School’s all-time leading scorer with 1,977 points, while hitting 229 career three-pointers... All-Lebanon League First Team selection in 2017... Team posted a 21-7 record in 2017... Helped Manheim Central to an 84-26 record during his four years while reaching the District semifinals twice in his first two seasons... Earned Associated Press All-State Class 5A Third Team honors in 2016... Also averaged 21.3 points per game as a junior and 15.4 points his sophomore season... Business major.

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Meet the Freshmen: Taylor Funk