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Taylor Pikes
Taylor Pikes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
King College Prep

Height:
6-2

Position:
Guard/Forward

07/27/2012

BIG EAST Recognizes 2011-12 All-Academic Team

A total of 150 DePaul student-athletes were honored by the conference

04/11/2012

Women's Basketball Celebrates 2011-12

Blue Demons gathered at Erie Café to look back on their season

03/17/2012

DePaul-BYU Preview

Courtesy of the Associated Press

03/13/2012

Blue Demons Welcome the Next Big Challenge

Face BYU Saturday in NCAA Regional Opener at Allstate Arena

02/27/2012

Martin Leads No. 18 DePaul Over Cincinnati On Senior Night

Blue Demons tame the Bearcats on last home game of the season

03/12/2012

DePaul Women's Basketball Selection Monday

DePaul women's basketball hosts a Selection Monday party at McGrath-Phillips Arena.

Career Notes: Named the BIG EAST's Sixth Man of the Year as a junior... earned DePaul's Rebounding, Most Improved and Shirley Becker Academic awards following the 2010-11 season... 2010 Maggie Dixon Classic All-Tournament team... earned BIG EAST All-Academic honors as a freshman, sophomore and junior... received a medical hardship for the 2008-09 season.

2010-11 (Junior): Named the BIG EAST's Sixth Man of the Year... earned DePaul's Rebounding, Most Improved and Shirley Becker Academic awards... first DePaul player off the bench... appeared in 35 games with two starts... led DePaul with four double-doubles, two in BIG EAST Conference games... double-doubles at Missouri State against UC Riverside, at #18/18 St. John's and against USF... double-figure rebound performances in three BIG EAST games... 6.1 rebounds per game ranks third on the team and 20th in the BIG EAST Conference... 6.4 rebounds in conference games ranked 13th in the BIG EAST... 2.5 offensive rebounds in league games ranks 13th... .559 (57-for-102) in conference-only games ranked fourth and leads DePaul... .393 (11-for-28) from 3-point range in conference games... led DePaul in rebounding 11 times this season... season and career-best 11 rebounds at Missouri State and at #18/18 St. John's... perfect from the field (min. 4 attempts) in two games this season -- 5-for-5 at Missouri State and 6-for-6 against Northwestern State... led DePaul in assists twice this season -- three assists against Northern Illinois... tallied a career-best five against Northwestern... averaged 22.1 minutes in BIG EAST games... 8.3 points in league games... earned All-Tournament Honors at the Maggie Dixon Classic.

2009-10 (Sophomore): First collegiate start vs. Pittsburgh on Feb. 23... started four of DePaul's last six games... DePaul went 4-0 when Pikes got the start... Career-day at USF, 3-for-5 from behind the 3-point line, four assists and played a season-long 25 minutes... saw first action of the season against UIC... season-best three steals against Loyola-Chicago... seven rebounds and eight points vs. St. John's... season-best nine rebounds against Marquette on Jan. 31... started second half at Marquette on Feb. 20... started both games for DePaul at the 2010 BIG EAST Championship... two points, two rebounds and a steal against Marquette... saw seven minutes of action against West Virginia.

2008-09 (Medical Hardship): Played one minute off the bench before suffering a season-ending knee injury against Hartford and missed the remainder of the season... prior to the injury, played in five games... scored five points against Southern with four assists, two rebounds and two steals... totaled four points, three steals and two assists against Alcorn State... opened season with eight boards, seven points and two assists against Idaho State.

2007-08 (Freshman): Played in 28 games... scored seven points against Marist in the first round of the NCAA Championship... also added seven rebounds against the Red Foxes... saw action in both games of the BIG EAST Championship... totaled four points, three rebounds and two assists in the first round against Marquette... season-high 15 points at Seton Hall with five rebounds, four assists... five rebounds, three points, two steals at Rutgers... four rebounds against Louisville... five points, two boards against Cincinnati... season-high four assists at Providence with three boards... four points, four rebounds against Appalachian State... four points, six boards at Northwestern... eight points and six rebounds at Northern Illinois... seven points, four boards, three assists against Chicago State... 10 rebounds, seven points and two blocked shots against Loyola-Chicago... season-high 11 rebounds and nine points against Missouri State... seven rebounds, four points against Illinois-Chicago... totaled seven points, seven boards and two steals against Florida International.

High School: Averaged 25 points, 12 rebounds and nine assists as a senior... picked up All-City, All-Area and All-State recognition... averaged 20 points, 12 rebounds as a junior... named by the Chicago Sun-Times as one of Chicago's top six juniors... also recognized as one of Chicagoland's top 50 players by the Chicago Tribune... played for Lonny Williams.

Personal: Daughter of Darren Pikes and Scherice Allen... has two siblings, Torre and Trevor... majoring in Sociology.

Pikes by the Numbers
Career Statistics Get Acrobat Reader
BIG EAST Career StatisticsGet Acrobat Reader
2010-11 Game-by-Game Statistics Get Acrobat Reader
2009-10 Game-by-Game Statistics Get Acrobat Reader
2008-09 Game-by-Game Statistics Get Acrobat Reader
2007-08 Game-by-Game Statistics Get Acrobat Reader

Career Highs
Points:
19, vs. Northwestern St. (Nov. 26, 2010)
Rebounds: 11 (3x), atSt. John's (Jan. 8, 2011)
Assists: 5, vs. Northwestern (Dec. 13, 2010)
Steals: 4 (2x), last at Marquette(Feb. 26, 2010)
Blocked Shots: 3, vs. Marquette (Jan. 31, 2010)
Field Goals: 7 (2x), last vs. WVU (Jan. 30, 2011)
Field Goal Attempts: 11, vs. WVU (Jan. 30, 2011)
3pt. Field Goals: 3, at USF (Mar. 1, 2010)
3pt. Field Goal Attempts: 5, at USF (Mar. 1, 2010)
Free Throws: 5, vs. Northwestern St. (Nov. 26, 2010)
Free Throw Attempts: 6, vs. Northwestern St. (Nov. 26, 2010)
Minutes: 31, vs. USF (Jan. 11, 2011)
Games in Double-Figures: 14
10-Rebound Games: 7
Double-Doubles: 4