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Colonial of the Week - Tiana Myers

Colonial of the Week - Tiana Myers - Women's Basketball - Feb. 6, 2012

Feb. 6, 2012

Name: Tiana Myers
Sport: Women's Basketball
Year: Junior
Hometown: Camp Springs, Md.
High School: Bishop McNamara

Tiana Myers scored a career-high 27 points, including the 1,000th of her career, against St. Bonaventure on Saturday, GW's lone game of the week. Entering the game with 999 points, Myers got the milestone out of the way quickly, draining a jumper from just inside the 3-point arc just four seconds in.

The senior guard shot 8-for-19 in the game, draining three 3-pointers and connecting on all eight free throw attempts, and she added four assists, three rebounds and two steals. She is averaging 21.0 points per game on 46.8 percent shooting over her last three games, raising her season scoring average from 6.9 ppg to 9.0 ppg in that span, and she has reached double figures in five of her last seven contests.

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