12 Tayler Pallotta
12 Tayler Pallotta
Height: 5'10"
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Dunmore, Pa.
High School: Dunmore
Position: F
Major: Early & Primary Education

Game-by-Game Statistics (2012-2013)

Four-year letter-winner. ... Played in 100 games during her career, including 37 starts. ... Averaged 5.1 points and 4.7 rebounds per game in her career.

Senior Year (2012-13): Played in 21 games, including one start, after an injury caused her to miss the start of the season. ... Averaged 2.1 points and 3.0 rebounds in 11.6 minutes per game. ... Had two points, two rebounds, two steals and an assist in an 81-59 win over Merchant Marine on Dec. 9 in the Long Center. ... Scored a team-high and season-high 11 points in a 44-42 victory over nationally ranked Emmanuel on Dec. 31 in Thousand Oaks, Calif. ... Had four points, five rebounds and two steals in a 63-44 win at Drew on Jan. 16. ... Had four points and six rebounds in a 66-50 loss at nationally ranked Catholic on Jan. 19. ... Scored four points and pulled down eight rebounds in a 67-35 victory at Goucher on Feb. 16.

Junior Year (2011-12): Was one of just three Lady Royals to play in all 26 games. Started 17 times. ... Averaged 5.3 points, 6.4 rebounds and 1.0 steals per game. ... Had six points and 10 rebounds in a season-opening 57-55 loss at Montclair State on Nov. 15. ... Had nine points and nine rebounds in a 69-55 victory over Moravian on Dec. 3 in the Long Center. ... Scored eight points and pulled down a season-high 11 rebounds in a 46-43 victory at Cabrini on Dec. 17 that gave head coach Mike Strong his 758th victory, an NCAA Division III women's basketball record. ... Had a double-double of 10 points and 10 rebounds in a 62-56 win over Neumann on Jan. 3 in Gettysburg, Pa. ... Had season highs in points (12) and assists (5) in a 91-57 victory at Susquehanna on Jan. 20. ... Scored 10 points and pulled down seven rebounds in a 72-59 victory at Moravian in the regular season finale on Feb. 18.

Sophomore Year (2010-11): Saw action in all 26 games and started six times, including the final five games of the season...averaged 5.7 points, 4.0 rebounds, 0.5 assists, 0.5 steals and 0.3 blocks in 18.4 minutes of action per game...scored a season-high 14 points by connecting on 6 of 11 shots from the field in 31 minutes of acton to help the Lady Royals to a 64-49 victory over Moravian College in the semifinals of the Landmark Conference tournament on February 23...four days earlier, recorded the second 'double-double' of her career with 10 points and 10 rebounds in a 64-56 win over Moravian in the Landmark regular-season finale at the Long Center on February 19...scored in double figures on two other occasions, tossing in 10 points in 21 minutes of action in a 77-63 loss to DeSales University in the third-place game of the Starters Pub Tip-Off Tournament in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, on November 21, and 12 points in 29 minutes of action in her first start, a 66-58 victory over the Merchant Marine Acaddmy on January 28 in Kings Point, New York...played 20-or-more minutes 11 times, including over 30 minutes in back-to-back wins over Moravian in the final week of the season...shot 50 percent-or-better from the field 11 times...pulled down five-or-more rebounds seven times.

Freshman Year (2009-10): Appeared in all 27 games and started 13 times...averaged 6.7 points, 5.0 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 0.9 blocks, and 0.7 steals per game...shot 39.3 percent from the field and 70.9 percent from the free throw line...led team in rebounding and blocked shots...scored in double-figures eight times, including a career-high 16 points (on 7 of 13 shooting from the field) in 31 minutes of action in an 85-76 victory over Baruch College on January 19 at the Long Center...tossed in 15 points (on 6 of 9 shooting from the field) in 22 minutes of action in a 69-48 victory over Goucher College on February 8 in Towson, Maryland...posted the first ‘double-double' of her career with 11 points and 10 rebounds in a 62-55 loss to Messiah College on January 27 in Grantham, Pennsylvania...recorded three blocks apiece in victories over Trinity University in a tournament played in Las Vegas on December 20 and against Goucher College on January 23 at the Long Center...dished out a career-high five assists against Stevens Institute on December 2 at the Long Center...came up with a career-high five steals in a 56-48 victory over Albright College on January 5 in Reading, Pennsylvania...played 20-or-more minutes in a game 18 times...in the Lady Royals' 57-41 loss to Marymount (Va.) in the opening round of the NCAA tournament, played 29 minutes and contributed seven points and nine rebounds...finished ninth in blocked shots and 15th in rebounds in the final Landmark Conference statistical rankings.

Career Highs
Points: 16, vs. BARUCH, JAN. 19, 2010
Rebounds: 11, at Cabrini, Dec. 17, 2011
Assists: 5, on two occasions
Blocks: 3, on three occasions
Steals: 5, vs. GOUCHER, JAN. 6, 2012

Awards & Honors
Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2012)

High School:  Lettered in basketball, track and volleyball three times...poured in more than 1000 points in her career...was named first-team all-Lackawanna League and first-team all-regional by the Scranton Times-Tribune...was named the most valuable player (MVP) of the Feldman tournament during the 2006-2007 season...member of three straight Lackawanna League and Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) District II championship teams...key member of a Dunmore team that posted a three-year overall record of 80-8 (.909)...her high school coach was Ben O'Brien...member of the National Honor Society.

Full Name:  Tayler Pallotta
Parent: Cathy Pallotta
Date of Birth:  June 21, 1991