Women's Basketball

Talaya Wilkins   21
Talaya Wilkins

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hopewell Junction, N.Y.

High School:
Beacon

Height:
5-10

Position:
Guard


GENERAL: Possesses a tremendous work ethic...Brings depth to the backcourt...Physical player...Skill moves with her back to the basket...Can put it on the floor...Never-say-die attitude...

SOPHOMORE: Appeared in 17 games...Tallied a career high three assists at Bucknell (11/26/05)...Averaged 8.1 mpg...Recorded a career high two steals versus Vermont (12/22/05)...Tallied 1.6 rpg...

AS A REDSHIRT-FRESHMAN: Played in 22 games... Had a career-high seven points and six rebounds against Iona (1/20/05)... Recorded her first block against Loyola (1/10/05)... Swiped her first steal on January 22 against Canisius... Grabbed a career-high four defensive caroms against Manhattan (1/16/05)... From January 10-20, Wilkins averaged 4.0 rpg in a four-game stretch...

AS A FRESHMAN: Injured. Red Shirted.

BEFORE SIENA: Three-time team MVP and two-time Tournament MVP...Four-time All-League and three-time First Team All-States and All Section selection... Was the first female out of her high school to receive a Division I scholarship... Also ran one year of track and played one season of tennis ... Picked Siena because of the academic program as well as the diversity...

PERSONAL: Born on October 17, 1984...Four-year letter at Beacon High School ...

The Talaya Wilkins File

My favorite sports teams are: New York Knicks, New York Yankees, New York Giants

One thing I wish people knew about me, but don't is: I have a passion for writing

What I like most about Siena is:The location and academics

My idol is: Oprah

My favorite class at Siena is: Writing class

My favorite quote is: "Only the strong survive"

Career Highs

Points: 7 @ Iona (1/20/05)

FG: 3 (twice)

FGA: 7 vs. St. Bonaventure (12/28/05)

3FG: 0

3FGA: 1 (twice)

Rebounds: 6 @ Iona (1/20/05)

Blocks: 1 (four times)

Assists: 3 @ Bucknell (11/26/05)

Steals: 2 vs. Vermont (12/22/05)

Minutes: 21 @ Iona (1/20/05)

TALAYA WILKINS CAREER STATS

yearg/gsfgfgafg%3fg3fga3fg%ftftaft%ptsavgrebavgpf/dqast/avgblktostlmin
03-04Red Shirted
04-0522/0522.22701.000914.643190.9231.017/05/0.23102121
05-0617/01132.34401.00035.600251.5281.623/011/0.71225137
Totals39/01654.296021.0001219.63244.13511.3140/016/0.443272258
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