01 - Chris Taylor
Chris Taylor
Height: 6-8
Weight: 225
Year: Senior
Hometown: Plymouth, MN
High School: Wayzata
Position: F

Junior:  Saw action in 29 games for the Bears, earning starts against Minnesota, Virginia Tech, St. John’s and St. Francis (NY)…Pulled down a career high seven rebounds against Providence…Also grabbed five rebounds against Siena…Netted a season high five points vs. Virginia Tech and Providence…Sophomore:  Played in 24 games and earned starting roles against Penn and Harvard…Scored a season high six points against Holy Cross, Wagner, and Cornell…Grabbed six rebounds against both Holy Cross and Dartmouth…Freshman:  Scored a season high six points in 13 minutes of play vs. Penn, connecting on 3 of 4 field goals…Netted four points vs. Harvard…Saw action in 21 games for the Bears…Secondary School Background:  A graduate of Wayzata High School where he lettered in basketball… Four-year letter winner... Scored over a thousand points in his high school career… Team captain as a junior and senior… Selected to play in the Inner City All-Star Classic… Three-time All-Conference… Named to the St. Paul Pioneer Press All Defensive First Team… Member of the National Honor Society… Member of the Physical Education Board…  Personal: Christopher Scott Taylor, born October 23, 1988… Son of Marvin and Joanne Taylor… Has a brother, Kellen… Enjoys karaoke and video games… Economics COE concentrator.

 

Chris Taylor ’11 – Career Highs 

Points: 6 vs. Penn (3/1/08); vs. Holy Cross (11/19/08);

             vs. Wagner (12/21/08); vs. Cornell (2/21/09)

Rebounds: 7 vs. Providence (12/7/09)

Assists: 4 vs. Columbia (2/20/09); vs. Penn (2/28/09)

Steals: 1 vs. several teams

 

Chris Taylor:  Personality Chart

Post-school ambition:  Be a well-rounded, knowledgeable person

People who have had the greatest influence on my athletic career: My dad, and my high school coach, Phil Ward

Best book I have ever read: The Bible 

Favorite foods: My mom’s mashed potatoes, calamari

Favorite TV shows: Fresh Prince, Entourage, 106 and Jams

Movies I have enjoyed: Matrix: Reloaded, Inception, Ghostbusters

Biggest athletic thrill: Game-winning tip-in in high school

My favorite thing about playing basketball is: Playing creatively

The thing I like most about Brown University:  Open Curriculum, the people

Person in history (past or present) I would most like to meet: Jesus

Favorite Class at Brown: Engineering 9

Favorite Gym:  Pizzitola Sports Center 

Claim to fame: Levity 

Favorite Musical Groups: Stevie Wonder, Black Keys