#22 JIMMY TAYLOR
Guard, 6-1, 185 pounds
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Keystone Oaks HS
Prev. School: CCAC-Allegheny
Coach Rager: “Jimmy is a great shooter, he knows the game and is also a strong passer. We need him to produce from the 2 position. He was a scorer at CCAC, and we need that production from him in the backcourt.”
Profile: Taylor was an NJCAA Honorable Mention All-American at CCAC-Allegheny last year after averaging 13.9 points per game. He spent two years at CCAC and scored in double figures both years. He comes to Point Park with two years of eligibility and is a junior. Taylor had great shooting numbers from the floor and the foul line at CCAC. For his career there, he shot 51% from the field, 44% from long range and 81% from the foul line. Taylor is also good at setting up his teammates and averaged 3.9 assists last year.
High School: Taylor was a WPIAL all-section player at Keystone Oaks High School. He lettered in basketball and tennis four times each. Personal: Born July 27, 1989…the son of Mike and Janet Taylor…majoring in business.