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Taylor Johnston

Taylor Johnston
Class: Senior
Number: 22
Position: Forward
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 210
Hometown: Whitby, Ontario
High School: West Hill Coll. Inst

Senior Season (2012-13)

  • Appeared in 28 games, starting in 19 games
  • Averaging 25.3 minutes played per game
  • Averaging 6.1 points, 2.5 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game
  • Scored a season high of 22 points against Albany on Jan. 7, 2013
  • Reached double figures in points eight times
  • Shot 71.4 % free throws
  • Named to Binghamton’s AD Honor Roll for GPA of 3.3 or higher during Spring Semester

Junior Season (2011-12)

  • Appeared in 28 games with 13 starts
  • Started last eight games of season
  • Averaged 13.4 minutes per game
  • Played more than 17 minutes per game in conference play
  • Chipped in 2.6 points and 1.8 rebounds per game
  • Shot 45% from field and 70% from line
  • Hit 12-of-19 three-point attempts (63%)
  • Scored career-high 14 points in 14 minutes against Bucknell on Dec. 6
  • Hit 3-of-3 from beyond arc and 5-of-6 free throws against Bison
  • Added 12 points in season-high 32 minutes against Albany on Feb. 23
  • Pulled down season-high seven rebounds at Vermont on Jan. 12
  • Collected five or more rebounds four times
  • Named to Dean’s List in spring semester
  • Member of America East Honor Roll in fall and spring

Sophomore Season (2010-11)

  • Appeared in 26 games with 21 starts
  • Averaged 15.9 minutes per game
  • Chipped in 3.5 points and 1.8 rebounds per contest
  • Shot 40% from floor and 75% from free throw line
  • Hit on 40% of three-point attempts (19-of-48)
  • Tallied eight or more points five times including season-high 10 points at Morehead State
  • Played season-high 35 minutes and drained 3-of-5 three-pointers at Army
  • Also netted nine points at Vermont and at Manhattan
  • Pulled down season-high eight rebounds at Army, including four offensive
  • Also grabbed seven boards against Stony Brook.

Freshman Season (2009-10)

  • Appeared in 25 games
  • Averaged 1.3 points and 0.8 rebounds
  • Logged double digit minutes 11 times
  • Recorded five points and three rebounds in his best outing in a loss to South Dakota on December 13
  • Drained his first three-point attempt against Pittsburgh on November 17
  • Member of America East Honor Roll in fall semester

In High School

  • Averaged 21 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists for West Hill team that went 30-8 and reached the quarterfinals of the 4A OFSAA Championship
  • Regional all-star ,selected to participate in All Canada game
  • Awarded Student-Athlete of Year in Ontario in 2009
  • Played in Adidas Nations for Team Canada in summer of 2009
  • Played summer ball with current Bearcat and fellow Ontario product Chretien Lukusa
  • Drew interest from Nevada, Radford, Boston University and Cornell

Personal

  • Born August 24, 1990
  • Parents are Robert and Andrea Johnston
  • Majoring in economics

CAREER HIGHS

  • Points: 22 vs. Albany (1-7-13)
  • Field Goals: 7, vs. Albany (1-7-13)
  • Free Throws: 5, 2x, last vs. Vermont (1-12-12)
  • Three-Pointers: 5 vs. Albany (1-7-13)
  • Rebounds: 8, vs. Army (11-23-10)
  • Assists: 3, 2x, last vs. UMBC (3-1-12)
  • Blocks:1, 9x, last vs. Stony Brook (2- 12-13)
  • Steals: 3, vs. Boston U.(1-12-13)
  • Minutes: 36, vs. Cornell (12-30-12)

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