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Cache's Taylor Thompson reaches milestone at Fresno State

by Jacob Unruh Published: January 12, 2014

Former Cache standout Taylor Thompson became the 20th player in Fresno State history to score 1,000 career points with 19 points in the Bulldogs’ 60-50 win Saturday against Colorado State.

Thompson, a member of The Oklahoman’s Super Five in 2009, has been Fresno State’s leading scorer this season, averaging 13.3 points per game.

“Anytime you get something like that, it’s a great honor, because this is a great school with great players that came through,” Thompson told the Fresno Bee. “I’ll do whatever is best for our team. And I think me scoring more is best for our team. I’m used to facilitating a little more. But I like it.”

She also ranks fourth all-time at Fresno State with 403 career assists and was recently invited to the ProHoops Combine, a combine for the WNBA and professional leagues overseas.

by Jacob Unruh
Jacob Unruh is a graduate of Northeastern State University. He was born in Cherokee and raised near Vera where he attended Caney Valley High School.During his tenure at NSU, Unruh wrote for The Northeastern (NSU's student newspaper), the...
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