Jeffery Taylor will miss the remainder of the season with a rupture in his right Achilles tendon.
Taylor was averaging 8.0 points and 2.3 rebounds in 24.2 minutes per game this season.
Taylor was the 31st overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft out of Vanderbilt.
December 21, 2013
The Charlotte Bobcats introduction begins like so many in the NBA: The lights turn off, music blasts over the stereo while the scoreboard lights up with emphatic dunks and blocks. Then, as the music dulls, the Bobcats' PA announcers voice begins to boom over the music introducing the first four starters.
That's when the deviation comes in, though, as the baritone echoes...
In addition to the 4th overall pick on June 28th, the Cavaliers also own the 24th, 33rd, and 34th selections. In a continued look at who could be available in the bottom third of the 1st round for the Cavs, below is our latest on Jeff Taylor from Vanderbilt. For previous posts in this series on Andrew Nicholson, Will Barton and Draymond Green click here, here, and here.To follow...
MADISON, Wis. Seven months ago, the college basketball hype machine helped turn Jordan Taylor into a household name when the Associated Press branded him as the best point guard in the country.
It seems a distant memory now, but at that time, Taylor was selected as one of five players to the AP Preseason All-America First-Team. The honor represented a show of respect for all his...
Jeffery Taylor scored 18 points and Vanderbilt rallied to beat No. 1 Kentucky 71-64 in the Southeastern Conference tournament championship game Sunday, ending the Wildcats' 24-game winning streak.
John Jenkins and Festus Ezeli both had 17 points for Vanderbilt (24-10), which was playing in its first SEC tournament final since 1951, the year of its only other championship. The...
Via AP on Fox
March 11, 2012
Jeffery Taylor scored 15 of his 23 points in the first half, and the Vanderbilt Commodores bounced back Tuesday night by routing their instate rival Tennessee 65-47 for their ninth win in 10 games.
January 24, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Jeffery Taylor scored 15 of his 23 points in the first half, and the Vanderbilt Commodores bounced back Tuesday night by routing their instate rival Tennessee 65-47 for their ninth win in 10 games.
The Commodores (15-5, 5-1 Southeastern Conference) had an eight-game winning streak snapped with an overtime loss to then-No. 20 Mississippi State. This time...
Jeffery Taylor scored 19 points to help Vanderbilt steamroll No. 14 Marquette 74-57 on Thursday night.
John Jenkins added 14 points, and Lance Goulbourne had 13 points and 16 rebounds for the Commodores (9-4), who beat a ranked team for the first time this season.
Jae Crowder scored 16 points on 4-of-13 shooting for the Golden Eagles (11-2), who shot a season-low 32.2 percent from...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Jeffery Taylor scored 18 of his 29 points in the first half, and the Vanderbilt Commodores rebounded hours after dropping out of the Top 25 rankings by beating Longwood 99-71 Monday night.
The Commodores (7-4) fell out of the 25th spot nationally after starting a three-game homestand by losing to Indiana State. That was their first game in 10 days due to...
MORE STORIES >>
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Jeffery Taylor scored a career-high 30 points and center Festus Ezeli added 15 points in his first action this season as Vanderbilt withstood a late rally to beat Davidson 87-83 on Wednesday night.
The 6-foot-11 Ezeli didn't start, but played 21 minutes and was a huge presence inside with six rebounds and two blocked shots before fouling out. He missed...