Men's Basketball 2014 – Player Profile

Ta'Vaune Griffin

Ta'Vaune Griffin – 10

Year: Junior

Major: Communications

Height: 6-7

Position: F

High School: Chester

Hometown: Chester, Pa.

Awards: 2013-14: CACC Defensive Player of the Week (12/2; 12/9)


Biography

2013-14 Season (Sophomore): Appeared in 27 games in his first season as a Wildcat, making 22 starts – led the Wildcats with four double-doubles on the year – collected 13 points and 13 rebounds against NYIT for his first double-double of the year – also collected double-doubles against Post (12 points, 16 rebounds), Mercy (12 points, 12 rebounds), and Philadelphia (12 points, 12 rebounds) – had a season high 15 points against Millersville on November 14 – his 66 blocked shots ranks second in program history (NCAA era) for blocks in a single season – also ranks second on the all-time career blocked shots list – his 16 rebounds against Post was a season high – had a season high six blocked shots against Millersville.

Prior to Wilmington University: Attended Neumann University – played basketball in the forward position helping the team to a 12-12 record

High School: Attended Bonner High School in 2009 – Three-year letterwinner at Chester High School from 2010-2012 – played forward helping the team to two championship teams with records of 31-1 and 32-0 – 2x State Champions – 2x District Champions – Honor Roll

Personal: Tavaune D. Griffin – son of Charles Gaston and Betty Dailey – has two younger siblings, Zakee and Dashaun – majoring in Communication at Wilmington University with aspirations of working as a commentator at ESPN – from Chester, Pa. – favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant – if he could be anything other than a college or professional athlete, he would be a video game tester – if he could date a celebrity, he would date Nicki Minaj – considers his grandmother his hero because she’s “the strongest woman I know” – his favorite professional sports team is the LA Lakers.

Year

GP-GS

fg-fga

Pct.

3fg-fga

Pct.

Ft-fta

Pct.

Reb.

RPG

Ast.

Blk.

Stl.

Pts.

Avg.

13-14

27-22

82-176

.466

0-0

.000

33-87

.379

180

6.7

11

66

12

197

7.3

Total

27-22

82-176

.466

0-0

.000

33-87

.379

180

6.7

11

66

12

197

7.3