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    Shawn Taylor
    Shawn Taylor

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Unadilla, Ga.

    High School:
    Perry

    Last College:
    Chipola

    Height / Weight:
    6-11 / 220

    Position:
    C

    Major:
    Africana Studies

    2006-07:Appeared in 30 games starting one averaging 9.2 minutes ... set a career and season-high 12 points while also grabbing four blocks and seven rebounds in his first appearance against Winston-Salem State November 10 ... had 10 points, five blocks in his next game against South Alabama ... had seven points, four blocks in his only start of the season against Montana State 11/29 ... had a total of 53 rebounds, 29 blocks and 70 points.

    Chipola College (Fla): Played one year for the Indians (2005-06) ... helped program to a 27-3 record and a Florida State Junior College runner-up finish ... played in 27 games, the JucoJunction's third team preseason All-American averaged 3.6 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1.7 blocks per game while shooting 62.9 percent from the field

    Alabama (2004-05): Played one season as a redshirt freshman, averaging 1.6 points and 1.4 rebounds per game in 11 contests.

    Perry High School: Competed at two different high schools during his prep years ... during his senior year at Perry High School, he averaged 18 points, 11 rebounds and 10 blocks ... played his first three years at Dooly County High School ... averaged 17 points, 10 rebounds and 11 blocks as a junior ... boasts a career-best prep mark of 21 blocks, which he recorded against Wilcox County.

    Personal: Born December 6, 1984 ... parents are Otis and Sandra West ... has a younger brother, Mortavious ... hobbies include playing video games, hanging out with friends and reading books ... favorite athlete is Kevin Garnett ... admires his parents the most ... played AAU ball with Team Georgia and helped the 17- and 16-under teams to AAU State championships ... made the all-rookie team at the 18-under World Amateur Basketball Championships ... played overseas in France with his AAU team ... a Nike All-American camp participant and a top 100 finalist for the McDonald's All-American game.

    Fresno State Career Statistics

    Year	GP-GS	Min	FG-A	PCT	3FG-A	PCT	FT-A	PCT	REB	AVG	PF-FO	A	TO 	BLK	ST	TP	AVG
    2006-07	30-1	9.2	28-44	.636	0-0	.000	14-21	.667	53	1.8	50	1	10	29	4	70	2.3
    

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