Prospect Profile:

Tiana Mangakahia

College/Country: Syracuse
Position: Guard
Height: 5-6
Birthdate: April 21, 1995
Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia
High School: Lake Ginninderra (Brisbane, Australia)
(Image courtesy of Syracuse)

Career Statistics

ppg
17.1
stl
2.4
reb
4.4
blk
ast
9.1
fg%
43.5%

 

CAREER: 2x All-America Hon. Mention (2021/WBCA; 2019/AP, WBCA).  After being All-ACC First Team as a junior in 2019, sat out 2019-20 season to battle breast cancer. Returned to action this year and was 1 of 5 finalists for N. Lieberman Award as nation’s top PG, just as she was in 2019 … 2020-21: Also earned All-America Hon. Mention honor (WBCA). Led nation with 7.2 apg en route to All-ACC Hon. Mention honors … 2018-19: Logged first pts-rebs-assts triple-double in program history (34p, 10r, 10a vs. UNC, 1/13/19) … PRE-SYRACUSE: Spent 2 seasons at Hutchinson (Kan.) CC where she was active with team for practice but ineligible for game action … PERS: Diagnosed with Stage 2 Grade 3 invasive ductal carcinoma on 6/18/19 and declared “cancer-free” 11/6/19 after eight rounds of chemotherapy and a bilateral mastectomy. Parents Cynthia and Terei Mangakahia; has 5 brothers. Earned degree in communications and rhetorical studies in 2019; now working on master’s in sport venue and event management.