Taylor Lilley #23 Guard

Taylor Lilley
2011 Preseason Statistics
EFF +10.00

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• Appeared in 21 games, including one start, averaging 10.8 minutes per outing in her rookie campaign
• Ranked fourth among rookies shooting 14-of-23 (.326) from the three-point line
• Ranked 10th in the league among rookies scoring 3.3 points per game
• Made four three-pointers in her first 8:12 of play against Tulsa on July 12 on her way to a career-high 14 points
• Mercury debut June 1 at Minnesota: Scored three points on 1-of-2 shooting from the three-point line and grabbed three rebounds in 10 minutes off the bench
• Was invited to training camp after starring in former Mercury Head Coach Paul Westhead’s fastbreak system at the University of Oregon


  • Pac-10 Honorable Mention (2008-09)
  • Pac-10 Third Team, Pac-10 All-Tournament Team, Team MVP, Pac-10 All-Academic Honorable Mention (2007-08)
  • Pac-10 All-Freshman Honorable Mention (2006-07)
  • Recorded 13 20-points games in four seasons at Oregon
  • Started all 34 games for the Ducks as a senior, averaging a team-high 17.7 points, 3.2 rebounds and 3.1 assists
  • Led the Pac-10 and set a new Oregon single-season record shooting 50.6 percent (39-77) from three-point range during the 2006-07 season
  • Lilley’s 146 career three-pointers ranks fourth all-time in Oregon history.
  • Posted a career-high 27 points as a freshmen at UC Santa Barbara on Nov. 17, 2006
  • Personal

  • Born Taylor Paige Lilley on February 29, 1988, in Van Nuys, Ca.
  • Mother is Deborah Lilley
  • Has an older sister, Erika
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