Tayler Hill BIO:
2013: Started in first seven games for the Mystics…averaged 17.4 minutes per game (eighth amongst rookies)…scored 6.5 points per game (sixth amongst rookies)…dished out 1.5 assists per game (eighth amongst rookies)…second amongst rookies in three-point percentage (.333)…scored a career-high 16 points on three occasions, including the last two games of the regular season…
College: A two-time selection to the All-Big Ten First Team and a three-time choice for the conference's All-Defensive team. As a four-year starter for the Buckeyes, played alongside a pair of WNBA first round draft picks (Jantel Lavender and Samantha Prahalis). 2012-13: Voted by media and coaches to All-Big Ten First Team for the second straight year, this time after leading the conference in points per game and minutes played. Increased her streak of double-figure scoring games to 64 en route to capping her career as the fifth-leading scorer in school history. 2011-12: Playing in the backcourt with Prahalis and earned All-America Honorable Mention (WBCA), All-Big Ten First Team, and All-Big Ten All-Defensive Team honors in a season in which she led conference in scoring across all games (13th in the nation). Also ranked atop the Big Ten in made 3-pt. FGs per game in conference action (12th nationally) and was third in the league in steals. 2010-11: Breakout season on both ends of floor resulted in Big Ten All-Defensive Team and All-Conference Honorable Mention honors after taking over at the 2 guard opposite Prahalis. PREP/MISC: State of Minnesota's all-time career points leader. Her cousin, Devon George (also of Minneapolis), was part of three NBA championship teams over 13 seasons; brother P.J. played at Ohio State.
native of Minneapolis, MN, Hill is the all-time leading scorer (boy or girl)
with 3,888 points in Minnesota high school history.
- Selected in the first round (4th overall) of the 2013 WNBA Draft.