DAHLONEGA, GA - Carl Taylor has been named the Moe's Southwest Grill North Georgia Athlete of the Week after leading the men's basketball team to a one-point victory over Lynn University the Sports Communications office announced on Monday evening.
North Georgia snapped out of a three-game skid behind Taylor's 22 points on 7-for-12 shooting from the field. He knocked down a trio of three-pointers and was 5-for-6 from the charity stripe in 37 minutes of action.
The Conyers, Ga., native is averaging a team-high 16.0 points per game, while shooting over 41-percent from the field and 32-percent from behind the arc. He currently ranks fifth in the Peach Belt Conference in scoring, and leads the Saints at 35.8 minutes per contest.
Taylor and the Saints will hit the road on Wednesday evening, traveling to Limestone College for a non-conference battle in Gaffney, South Carolina.