Athletics News


Feb. 7, 2011

Colonial of the Week
Name: Tony Taylor
Sport: Men's Basketball
Pos. Guard
Cl: Junior
Hometown: Sleepy Hollow, NY
H.S.: Archbishop Stepinac

Taylor earned his fourth Colonial of the Week award this season after he led GW in a pair of A-10 road games last week. Taylor averaged 23 points and 6 assists per game as GW posted a 1-1 record. He scored a game-high 25 points to lead GW over Charlotte at Halton Arena Feb. 5 and handed out nine assists with just two turnovers. He also led GW with 21 points in the Colonials' loss at Duquesne in Pittsburgh on Feb. 2. He shot 54.8 percent from the field and 88.9 percent from the line for the week. His assist/turnover ratio for the week was 4.0. Taylor leads the Colonials in scoring, assists, steals and minutes.

Taylor's stats for the week: 2 games, 46 points on 17-31 FGs (.548), 4-10 3FGs (.400), 8-9 FTs (.889), 7 rebounds (2 offensive, 5 defensive), 12 assists (3 turnovers), in 71 total minutes.