Game time set for 4:20 Central on ESPN2
March 18, 2013: Issue #29
Taleya Mayberry named MVP after averaging 25.0 points, 5.0 rebounds in four-game run
Game time set for 5:00 pm at the Tulsa Convention Center
TULSA - A three-year letterwinner . . . has started 74 of 87 career contests . . . has five career double-doubles, 17 double-digit scoring games and 13 double-figure rebounding contests . . . has career averages of 5.8 points and 6.2 rebounds . . . ranks fifth in school history with 540 career rebounds and 10th in double-doubles with five.
JUNIOR (2012-13) - Started in 34 games . . . had five double-figure scoring games and five double-digit rebounding contests . . . led Tulsa in rebounding 11 times, blocked shots eight times, assists four times and steals twice . . . averaged 5.5 points and 6.7 rebounds per game . . . posted 12 points vs. UALR (11-12-12) . . . netted 11 points, eight rebounds and three assists against Illinois (11-23-12) . . . tallied 12 points and eight rebounds against Utah Valley (11-29-12) . . . registered five points and four boards vs. Nebraska Omaha (12-4-12) . . . posted six points and 13 rebounds vs. BYU (12-15-12) . . . notched seven points and 10 rebounds against UALR (12-18-12) . . . netted eight points, nine rebounds, three assists and one block vs. Grambling State (12-22-12) . . . tallied eight points, a career-high 16 rebounds, two blocks and an assist against Stephen F. Austin (12-30-12) . . . recorded 12 points and eight rebounds vs. Langston (1-3-13) . . . had 12 rebounds against Marshall (1-17-13) . . . registered eight points and six rebounds vs. East Carolina (1-20-13) . . . pulled down 15 rebounds against UCF (1-24-13) . . . recorded nine rebounds vs. UTEP (1-31-13), Southern Miss (2-3-13) and Houston (3-7-13) . . . netted 14 points, six rebounds and three blocks against UCF (3-16-13).
SOPHOMORE (2011-12) - Earned playing time in all 28 games and had 19 starts . . . had three double-figure scoring games and four double-digit rebounding contests . . . totaled two double-doubles . . . averaged 4.9 points and 5.6 rebounds per game in 21.9 minutes . . . led Tulsa in blocked shots eight times and rebounding five times on the season . . . netted 10 points, four rebounds and a block vs. Arkansas State (12-10-11) . . . recorded nine points and four rebounds against Grambling State (12-17-11) . . . had six points and three boards vs. Nebraska Omaha (12-28-11) . . . posted six points and six rebounds against Stephen F. Austin (1-1-12) and Houston (2-5-12) . . . netted her fourth career double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds vs. Southern Miss (1-5-12) . . . had 13 rebounds against UTEP (1-12-12) . . . notched 13 points and 11 rebounds vs. Rice (1-15-12) . . . scored eight points and 15 rebounds against Tulane (1-22-12) . . . scored nine points and had five rebounds vs. UAB (1-26-12) . . . had eight points and six rebounds against East Carolina (2-19-12) . . . posted seven rebounds vs. SMU (3-1-12).
FRESHMAN (2010-11) - Started 21 of 25 games . . . averaged 7.3 points and 6.2 rebounds . . . notched three double-doubles . . . scored in double-figures nine times . . . recorded 17 points and eight rebounds vs. Oral Roberts (11-16-10) . . . tallied 16 points and nine rebounds vs. North Texas (11-27-10) . . . had her first career double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds against La Salle (12-5-10) . . . posted 16 points, seven rebounds, three steals, two assists and a block vs. Stephen F. Austin (1-2-11) . . . registered 13 points, nine rebounds and two blocks against Rice (1-9-11) . . . tallied 11 points and eight rebounds vs. SMU (1-13-11) . . . had eight points, five rebounds and two blocks against Southern Miss (1-16-11) . . . notched eight points and eight rebounds vs. Tulane (1-23-11) . . . earned her second career double-double with 10 points and a career-best 11 rebounds against UCF (2-6-11) . . . notched 18 points and 11 rebounds vs. Memphis (2-8-11) for her third career double-double . . . posted 11 points and seven board against SMU (2-13-11) . . . tallied eight points and 12 rebounds vs. Houston (2-17-11).
PRIOR TO TULSA - Was a four-year letterwinner at Mansfield Summit High School . . . averaged 12 points and eight rebounds during her senior season . . . led her team to the Class 5A State Championship as a junior . . . picked up first-team all-district honors as a senior, second-team accolades as a junior and was named to the honorable mention team as a sophomore.
PERSONAL - Her favorite local restaurant is Sweet Lisa's . . . her favorite movie is John Tucker Must Die . . . her favorite TV show is "Moesha" . . . her craziest ambition is to be in a music video . . . her favorite game as a child was Candy Land . . . majoring in psychology . . . born June 19, 1992 . . . daughter of Donnie Ray and Claire Elaine McDaniel . . . was named to the Tulsa Dean's List as a junior.
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