52 All-GLIAC Awards

37 All-America Awards

3 Sam Taylor
3 - Sam Taylor
Height: 5-10
Weight: 157
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: Thornton
Position: G
gp 17
pts/g 12.0
fg % 41.5
3pt % 37.8
ft % 65.6
reb/g 3.1
a/g 2.8

2018-19: Named to the All-GLIAC Defensive team for the second time. Started 26 games while appearing in 29 throughout the year. Averaged 8.7 points per game along with 1.7 steals per contest. Reached double figures in 14 games. Season best 18 points at Grand Valley State. Four steals at Purdue Northwest.

2017-18: Named to the All-GLIAC Defensive team…started 24 games while appearing in 28 games…scored 25 points for a new career-high in season opener at Lewis…led the team in steals.

2016-17: Played in all 26 games, starting in 20. Totaled 726 minutes. Finished fourth on the team in scoring with 253 points on the season. Had a field goal percentage of 39.8, three point percentage of 35.6 and a free throw percentage of 70.0. Added 75 rebounds, 31 assists, 28 steals and three blocks.

Before NMU: Was a two-sport star at Thornton High School. During senior season, averaged 19.8 points, seven rebounds and four assists per game. Earned a spot on the Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune's all-area first teams. Ranked 40th by the Chicago Sun-Times. Named the MVP of the McDipper Holiday Tourney. On the football field, threw for 1,450 yards and 25 touchdowns. Added 1,298 rushing yards and 12 rushing touchdowns.

Personal: Son of Tara Taylor. Born November 20, 1997.

Recent Games
Jan 2 Ashland W, 74-61
Jan 4 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 58-55
Jan 9 at Purdue Northwest W, 81-67
Jan 11 at Parkside L, 78-60
Jan 16 Ferris St. L, 61-48
Jan 18 Lake Superior St. W, 65-40
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 9
Games started 6 6
Minutes 458 270
Minutes per game 26.9 30.0
FG 76-183 49-110
FG Pct 41.5 44.5
3PT 31-82 21-50
3PT Pct 37.8 42.0
FT 21-32 4-7
FT Pct 65.6 57.1
Off rebounds 16 7
Def rebounds 37 23
Total rebounds 53 30
Rebounds per game 3.1 3.3
Personal fouls 37 21
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 47 25
Turnovers 28 17
Assist to turnover ratio 1.7 1.5
Steals 22 13
Blocks 0 0
Points 204 123
Points per game 12.0 13.7
Points per 40 min 17.8 18.2
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 vs. Lewis W, 76-63 - 30 1-6 16.7 1-5 20.0 7-8 87.5 10
Nov 10 at McKendree L, 69-46 - 15 4-12 33.3 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 11
Nov 15 at Minn. Duluth L, 84-62 - 18 2-4 50.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Nov 16 vs. Southwest Minn. St. W, 72-63 - 26 3-6 50.0 2-3 66.7 3-5 60.0 11
Nov 29 vs. Alas. Fairbanks W, 95-45 - 21 4-6 66.7 1-3 33.3 5-7 71.4 14
Nov 30 at Alas. Anchorage L, 84-76 - 31 4-15 26.7 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 10
Dec 5 Northwood L, 53-50 1 27 5-14 35.7 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 10
Dec 7 Saginaw Valley L, 64-58 - 31 6-9 66.7 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 15
Dec 15 at Michigan Tech W, 64-61 - 32 4-10 40.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 10
Dec 19 Hillsdale L, 70-52 - 23 2-9 22.2 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Dec 21 Ripon L, 80-75 - 24 7-15 46.7 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 15
Jan 2 Ashland W, 74-61 1 31 8-15 53.3 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 18
Jan 4 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 58-55 1 36 3-14 21.4 2-6 33.3 3-4 75.0 11
Jan 9 at Purdue Northwest W, 81-67 1 25 9-13 69.2 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 23
Jan 11 at Parkside L, 78-60 - 34 7-12 58.3 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 17
Jan 16 Ferris St. L, 61-48 1 30 0-8 0.0 0-4 0.0 1-3 33.3 1
Jan 18 Lake Superior St. W, 65-40 1 24 7-15 46.7 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 18
Jan 23 at Davenport   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Grand Valley St.   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Saginaw Valley   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Northwood   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Parkside   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Purdue Northwest   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Lake Superior St.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Ferris St.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Grand Valley St.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Davenport   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 Michigan Tech   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 vs. Lewis W, 76-63 - 30 0 2 2 5 2 2.5 3 0 3 0
Nov 10 at McKendree L, 69-46 - 15 2 0 2 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 15 at Minn. Duluth L, 84-62 - 18 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 16 vs. Southwest Minn. St. W, 72-63 - 26 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 29 vs. Alas. Fairbanks W, 95-45 - 21 0 2 2 7 0 - 0 0 1 -
Nov 30 at Alas. Anchorage L, 84-76 - 31 2 2 4 4 2 2.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 5 Northwood L, 53-50 1 27 2 7 9 3 4 0.8 3 0 4 -
Dec 7 Saginaw Valley L, 64-58 - 31 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 2 0 1 0
Dec 15 at Michigan Tech W, 64-61 - 32 1 4 5 3 1 3.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 19 Hillsdale L, 70-52 - 23 2 2 4 0 2 0.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 21 Ripon L, 80-75 - 24 3 0 3 3 2 1.5 5 0 2 -
Jan 2 Ashland W, 74-61 1 31 1 2 3 7 2 3.5 3 0 4 0
Jan 4 Wayne St. (Mich.) W, 58-55 1 36 1 1 2 6 2 3.0 2 0 2 -
Jan 9 at Purdue Northwest W, 81-67 1 25 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Jan 11 at Parkside L, 78-60 - 34 0 3 3 2 0 - 1 0 0 -
Jan 16 Ferris St. L, 61-48 1 30 1 0 1 0 3 0.0 2 0 3 0
Jan 18 Lake Superior St. W, 65-40 1 24 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 23 at Davenport   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Grand Valley St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Saginaw Valley   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Northwood   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Parkside   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Purdue Northwest   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Lake Superior St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Ferris St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Grand Valley St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Davenport   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 Michigan Tech   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 26 20 27.9 3.6-9.1 39.8 1.4-4.0 35.6 1.1-1.5 70.0 9.7
2017-18 28 24 27.7 3.1-8.1 38.9 0.8-2.8 27.8 1.5-2.2 67.7 8.6
2018-19 29 26 28.6 3.2-8.1 39.1 1.7-4.4 38.8 0.7-1.1 59.4 8.7
2019-20 17 6 26.9 4.5-10.8 41.5 1.8-4.8 37.8 1.2-1.9 65.6 12.0
Total 100 76 27.9 3.5-8.8 39.8 1.4-3.9 35.5 1.1-1.7 66.3 9.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 26 20 726 94-236 39.8 37-104 35.6 28-40 70.0 253
2017-18 28 24 775 88-226 38.9 22-79 27.8 42-62 67.7 240
2018-19 29 26 830 92-235 39.1 50-129 38.8 19-32 59.4 253
2019-20 17 6 458 76-183 41.5 31-82 37.8 21-32 65.6 204
Total 100 76 2789 350-880 39.8 140-394 35.5 110-166 66.3 950
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 26 20 27.9 5.2-13.0 39.8 2.0-5.7 35.6 1.5-2.2 70.0 13.9
2017-18 28 24 27.7 4.5-11.7 38.9 1.1-4.1 27.8 2.2-3.2 67.7 12.4
2018-19 29 26 28.6 4.4-11.3 39.1 2.4-6.2 38.8 0.9-1.5 59.4 12.2
2019-20 17 6 26.9 6.6-16.0 41.5 2.7-7.2 37.8 1.8-2.8 65.6 17.8
Total 100 76 27.9 5.0-12.6 39.8 2.0-5.7 35.5 1.6-2.4 66.3 13.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 26 20 27.9 0.9 2.0 2.9 2.5 0.0 1.2 1.6 0.8 1.1 0.1
2017-18 28 24 27.7 1.2 1.9 3.1 2.3 0.0 1.9 1.6 1.2 1.4 0.0
2018-19 29 26 28.6 0.9 2.5 3.4 2.7 0.1 1.6 1.2 1.3 1.7 0.0
2019-20 17 6 26.9 0.9 2.2 3.1 2.2 0.0 2.8 1.6 1.7 1.3 0.0
Total 100 76 27.9 1.0 2.1 3.2 2.4 0.0 1.8 1.5 1.2 1.4 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 26 20 726 24 51 75 64 0 31 41 0.8 28 3
2017-18 28 24 775 34 54 88 63 1 54 44 1.2 40 0
2018-19 29 26 830 27 73 100 79 2 45 34 1.3 48 1
2019-20 17 6 458 16 37 53 37 0 47 28 1.7 22 0
Total 100 76 2789 101 215 316 243 3 177 147 1.2 138 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 26 20 27.9 1.3 2.8 4.1 3.5 0.0 1.7 2.3 0.8 1.5 0.2
2017-18 28 24 27.7 1.8 2.8 4.5 3.3 0.1 2.8 2.3 1.2 2.1 0.0
2018-19 29 26 28.6 1.3 3.5 4.8 3.8 0.1 2.2 1.6 1.3 2.3 0.0
2019-20 17 6 26.9 1.4 3.2 4.6 3.2 0.0 4.1 2.4 1.7 1.9 0.0
Total 100 76 27.9 1.4 3.1 4.5 3.5 0.0 2.5 2.1 1.2 2.0 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 17 6 26.9 4.5-10.8 41.5 1.8-4.8 37.8 1.2-1.9 65.6 12.0
Conference 9 6 30.0 5.4-12.2 44.5 2.3-5.6 42.0 0.4-0.8 57.1 13.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 5 28.3 4.8-12.4 38.4 1.6-5.1 31.7 0.5-0.9 57.1 11.6
Away 6 1 25.8 5.0-11.0 45.5 2.3-5.0 46.7 0.3-0.8 40.0 12.7
Neutral 3 - 25.7 2.7-6.0 44.4 1.3-3.7 36.4 5.0-6.7 75.0 11.7
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Wins 8 4 28.1 4.9-10.6 45.9 2.4-5.2 45.2 2.2-3.0 75.0 14.4
Losses 9 2 25.9 4.1-10.9 37.8 1.3-4.4 30.0 0.3-0.9 37.5 9.9
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November 6 - 23.5 3.0-8.2 36.7 1.3-4.2 32.0 2.8-4.2 68.0 10.2
December 5 1 27.4 4.8-11.4 42.1 1.4-4.0 35.0 0.0-0.0 - 11.0
January 6 5 30.0 5.7-12.8 44.2 2.7-6.2 43.2 0.7-1.2 57.1 14.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 17 6 458 76-183 41.5 31-82 37.8 21-32 65.6 204
Conference 9 6 270 49-110 44.5 21-50 42.0 4-7 57.1 123
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 8 5 226 38-99 38.4 13-41 31.7 4-7 57.1 93
Away 6 1 155 30-66 45.5 14-30 46.7 2-5 40.0 76
Neutral 3 - 77 8-18 44.4 4-11 36.4 15-20 75.0 35
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Wins 8 4 225 39-85 45.9 19-42 45.2 18-24 75.0 115
Losses 9 2 233 37-98 37.8 12-40 30.0 3-8 37.5 89
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November 6 - 141 18-49 36.7 8-25 32.0 17-25 68.0 61
December 5 1 137 24-57 42.1 7-20 35.0 0-0 - 55
January 6 5 180 34-77 44.2 16-37 43.2 4-7 57.1 88
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 17 6 26.9 6.6-16.0 41.5 2.7-7.2 37.8 1.8-2.8 65.6 17.8
Conference 9 6 30.0 7.3-16.3 44.5 3.1-7.4 42.0 0.6-1.0 57.1 18.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 5 28.3 6.7-17.5 38.4 2.3-7.3 31.7 0.7-1.2 57.1 16.5
Away 6 1 25.8 7.7-17.0 45.5 3.6-7.7 46.7 0.5-1.3 40.0 19.6
Neutral 3 - 25.7 4.2-9.4 44.4 2.1-5.7 36.4 7.8-10.4 75.0 18.2
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Wins 8 4 28.1 6.9-15.1 45.9 3.4-7.5 45.2 3.2-4.3 75.0 20.4
Losses 9 2 25.9 6.4-16.8 37.8 2.1-6.9 30.0 0.5-1.4 37.5 15.3
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November 6 - 23.5 5.1-13.9 36.7 2.3-7.1 32.0 4.8-7.1 68.0 17.3
December 5 1 27.4 7.0-16.6 42.1 2.0-5.8 35.0 0.0-0.0 - 16.1
January 6 5 30.0 7.6-17.1 44.2 3.6-8.2 43.2 0.9-1.6 57.1 19.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 17 6 26.9 0.9 2.2 3.1 2.2 0.0 2.8 1.6 1.7 1.3 0.0
Conference 9 6 30.0 0.8 2.6 3.3 2.3 0.0 2.8 1.9 1.5 1.4 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 5 28.3 1.4 2.0 3.4 2.4 0.0 2.8 2.3 1.2 2.3 0.0
Away 6 1 25.8 0.8 2.3 3.2 2.0 0.0 2.2 1.2 1.9 0.2 0.0
Neutral 3 - 25.7 0.0 2.3 2.3 2.0 0.0 4.0 1.0 4.0 1.0 0.0
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Wins 8 4 28.1 0.5 2.4 2.9 2.4 0.0 3.8 1.4 2.7 1.0 0.0
Losses 9 2 25.9 1.3 2.0 3.3 2.0 0.0 1.9 1.9 1.0 1.6 0.0
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November 6 - 23.5 0.7 2.0 2.7 2.2 0.0 3.2 1.2 2.7 0.5 0.0
December 5 1 27.4 1.6 2.8 4.4 2.0 0.0 2.2 2.2 1.0 2.2 0.0
January 6 5 30.0 0.7 1.8 2.5 2.3 0.0 2.8 1.7 1.7 1.3 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 17 6 458 16 37 53 37 0 47 28 1.7 22 0
Conference 9 6 270 7 23 30 21 0 25 17 1.5 13 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 5 226 11 16 27 19 0 22 18 1.2 18 0
Away 6 1 155 5 14 19 12 0 13 7 1.9 1 0
Neutral 3 - 77 0 7 7 6 0 12 3 4.0 3 0
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Wins 8 4 225 4 19 23 19 0 30 11 2.7 8 0
Losses 9 2 233 12 18 30 18 0 17 17 1.0 14 0
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November 6 - 141 4 12 16 13 0 19 7 2.7 3 0
December 5 1 137 8 14 22 10 0 11 11 1.0 11 0
January 6 5 180 4 11 15 14 0 17 10 1.7 8 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 17 6 26.9 1.4 3.2 4.6 3.2 0.0 4.1 2.4 1.7 1.9 0.0
Conference 9 6 30.0 1.0 3.4 4.4 3.1 0.0 3.7 2.5 1.5 1.9 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 5 28.3 1.9 2.8 4.8 3.4 0.0 3.9 3.2 1.2 3.2 0.0
Away 6 1 25.8 1.3 3.6 4.9 3.1 0.0 3.4 1.8 1.9 0.3 0.0
Neutral 3 - 25.7 0.0 3.6 3.6 3.1 0.0 6.2 1.6 4.0 1.6 0.0
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Wins 8 4 28.1 0.7 3.4 4.1 3.4 0.0 5.3 2.0 2.7 1.4 0.0
Losses 9 2 25.9 2.1 3.1 5.2 3.1 0.0 2.9 2.9 1.0 2.4 0.0
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November 6 - 23.5 1.1 3.4 4.5 3.7 0.0 5.4 2.0 2.7 0.9 0.0
December 5 1 27.4 2.3 4.1 6.4 2.9 0.0 3.2 3.2 1.0 3.2 0.0
January 6 5 30.0 0.9 2.4 3.3 3.1 0.0 3.8 2.2 1.7 1.8 0.0