43 - Taylor Abt
Taylor Abt
Height: 6-8
Weight: 225
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Darnestown, Md.
High School: Georgetown Prep
Position: F

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• Looks to compete for time in the low post
• A long, athletic, mobile post player
• Can run the floor, and also has the ability to step out and make jump shots
• Has outstanding athletic ability

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012-2013:
• Saw action in 22 games on the season
• Averaged 2.0 points and 2.0 rebounds per game on the year
• Led the team in blocked shots four times, steals twice and rebounding once
• Totaled nine points and eight rebounds in the win over New Hampshire
• Recorded seven points and two rebounds in the victory at Navy
• Posted seven points and two rebounds at St. John’s
• Had four points and a rebound in the home win over American
• Scored four points and handed out an assist at Harvard
• Recorded four points and two rebounds at Providence
• Totaled two points, two rebounds and two blocked shots in the victory over Maine
• Pulled down five rebounds against Bucknell
• Grabbed five rebounds against Yale
• Had two rebounds and a block at Army
• Pulled down two rebounds and blocked a shot at Bucknell
• Missed several games due to injury

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011-2012:
• Played in 27 games on the season
• Averaged 2.0 points and 1.9 rebounds per contest
• Hit 42.9 percent of his three-point field goals on the season (nine of 21)
• Led the team in blocks five times and in assists once
• Totaled seven points, three rebounds and a block at Lehigh
• Posted seven points and four rebounds at the College of Charleston
• Had six points and six rebounds in the victory at Lafayette
• Finished with five points and three rebounds in the win over Bucknell
• Recorded five points and seven rebounds in the victory over American
• Posted five points and three rebounds in the win at Navy
• Scored five points at Maine
• Netted five points against Harvard
• Totaled four points and two rebounds in the victory over Army
• Recorded two points and two rebounds at Yale
• Had two points in the win at Dartmouth
• Scored two points at No. 9 Connecticut
• Pulled down three rebounds at Bucknell
• Had two assists, a rebound and a block against Lafayette
• Grabbed two rebounds in the victory over San Francisco
• Pulled down four rebounds at Columbia
• Grabbed three rebounds at Fairfield
• Pulled down three rebounds in the victory over Boston College

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for head coach Herb Krusen at Georgetown Preparatory School in North Bethesda, Md.
• Served as team captain during his senior year, when he averaged 16.2 points and 10.9 rebounds per game
• During his junior season, averaged 10.0 points and 6.0 rebounds per game
• In 2009-2010, helped lead the Little Hoyas to an overall record of 18-7 and a 9-1 mark in the Interstate Athletic Conference
• Ranked as the 149th best power forward in the nation by ESPN
• Played AAU ball for Mid-Atlantic Select

PERSONAL:
• Son of Brian and Lori Abt
• Has one sister (Allison) and one brother (Brad)
• Sister, Allison, played basketball at Cornell
• Has not yet declared a major

 

Abt's Career Statistics

                                 Total         3-Point                    Rebounds   
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg  
2011-12   27-0    232/8.6    20-44   .455    9-21   .429    6-12   .500  15-36    51  1.9  52-2    4  16  10   2   55/2.0  
2012-13   22-0    258/11.7   19-50   .380    3-20   .150    2-6    .333  20-23    43  2.0  44-0    2  13  10   3   43/2.0  
TOTAL     49-0    490/10.0   39-94   .415   12-41   .293    8-18   .444  35-59    94  1.9  96-2    6  29  20   5   98/2.0