14 Tara Williams
14 Tara Williams
Height: 5-6
Year: Senior
Hometown: Newport News, Va.
High School: Heritage
Position: G
McFerrin on Williams: Continues to be a player who sets the tone of the defense ... coaching staff expects her to dominate defensively more consistently ... improving her stamina and expects to provide more transition scoring for the Eagles. 2005-06: Played and started in all 28 games for the Eagles ... finished second on the team in scoring with 9.2 points per game ... finished first on the team in steals with 47, which was sixth in the conference ... had six assists in both games against Colgate (1/14, 2/12) ... scored a career-high 20 points against Wagner (12/3) ... 62 assists ranked second on the team ... tallied 19 points against Western Michigan (11/26) ... scored double digits in 11 games last season ... grabbed a career-high eight rebounds against Howard (12/12) ... member of 2006 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll. 2004-05: Played in all but one game for the Eagles, starting in 18 ... scored in double digits eight different times ... scored a career high 16 points against Bucknell (1/28) and UMES (2/2) ... grabbed a career high seven boards against Holy Cross (2/6) ... dished out a career-best four assists against Southern Miss (12/4) ... averaged 6.8 points per game ... shot 8-13 from the floor against Southern Miss (12/4) ... named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll. 2003-04: Played in 26 games in her inaugural season as an Eagle, averaging 1.2 min. per game ... scored a career-high eight points, including two-of-three from behind the arc, vs. Lafayette (1/30).

High School: Three-time All-District Second Team ... named Daily Press Player of the Week ... two-time team MVP ... also earned best defensive player award.

Personal: Born on Mar. 19, 1985 ... daughter of Ethel Williams and Thomas Nelson ... has two sisters, Wanda and Shirley and two brothers, Charlie and Tyrone ... plans on majoring in biology.




                                 Total         3-Point                    Rebounds
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
2001-02   26-0    126/4.8    10-37   .270    2-6    .333   10-19   .526  11-9     20  0.8   7-0    7  14   1   1   32/1.2
2004-05   27-18   670/24.8   70-181  .387    4-24   .167   39-63   .619  35-43    78  2.9  42-0   33  48   2  48  183/6.8
2005-06   28-28   801/28.6  100-267  .375    8-38   .211   50-101  .495  54-64   118  4.2  73-4   62  83   2  47  258/9.2
TOTAL     81-46  1597/19.7  180-485  .371   14-68   .206   99-183  .541 100-116  216  2.7 122-4  102 145   5  96  473/5.8