Tianna Tarter's All-American Profile




The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics launches its campaign for junior ETSU Women’s Basketball player Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) for All-American status.

GP-GS Minutes/Average FG-FGA PCT. 3FG-3FA PCT. Rebounds/AVG Assists Block Steals Points Avg.
30-30 1071 - 35.7 203-450 .451 35-121 .289 186 - 6.2 143 10 67 595 19.8

 

In 2016, Tarter has 15 double digit point performances, nine 20-point games, three 30-point games and two double-doubles


SoCon & NCAA Rankings (updated 3/7/2017)                                                                            

CATEGORY AVG. SoCon Rank NCAA Rank
Points Per Game 19.8 1st 23rd
Total Points 595 1st 22nd
Rebounds 6.2 8th  -
Field Goal Percentage .451 5th 141st
Field Goal Attempts 450 3rd 59th
Field Goals Made 203 2nd 45th
Assists 4.8 2nd 68th
Free Throw Percentage .744 10th 224th
Free Throw Attempts 207 1st 15th
Free Throws Made 154 1st 13th
Steals 2.2 2nd 67th
Assist/Turnover Ratio 1.3 4th 238th
Defensive Rebound 5.3 5th -
Minutes Played 35.7 1st 74th
30-Point Games 6 1st
20-Point Games 14 1st 

Accolades This Season
Unanimous First Team All-SoCon
      • Second straight season has earned unanimous First Team All-SoCon honors
• x5 - SoCon Player of the Week
      * Became first Buccaneer in program history to win three consecutive conference player of the week awards
      * Fourth SoCon player since 1988 to earn back-to-back-to-back SoCon Player of the Week honors
      * First SoCon Player since 2007 to win 5 SoCon POTW honors in the same season
      * First ETSU player to earn 5 player of the week awards 
• SoCon December Player of the Month
• Miami Holiday All-Tournament Team
      * Averaged 17.5 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists in two games

A Night to Remember in Asheville
Tarter had a game for the ages in the SoCon Tournament Quarterfinal vs. Samford, registering a career-high 39 points while adding 10 rebounds on 13-of-22 shooting from the field. It was Tarter's sixth 30-point game and double-double in 2016

The First Since 2010
Tarter is the first ETSU player since TaRonda Wiles in 2010 to score at least 500 points in a season. Tarter is the only player in school history to register at least 500 points, 150 rebounds and 120 assists. 

Single-Season Records
Tarter cemented herself in the ETSU record book in 2016-17: 
• Season Average (19.8) - Ranks 10th
• Points (595) - Ranks 6th
• Field Goal Attempts (450) - Ranks 4th
• Free-Throws Made (154) - Ranks 2nd
• Free-Throws Attempted (207) - Ranks 2nd
• Assists (143) - Ranks 6th
• Steals (67) - Ranks 11th

HISTORIC NIGHT vs. Vanderbilt
Tarter had a career-night vs. Vanderbilt on December 8 inside Brooks Gym
• 35 points 
• 15-of-28 from the field
• 5 rebounds, 5 assists
• Only player in the NCAA at the time to register a stat-line of 35 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. 

Re-Writing the Record Book
SoCon Records (top 10)
• Field Goals Made/Game (15 vs. Vanderbilt)....ranks 10th
• Field Goals Attempted/Game (28 vs. Vanderblit....ranks 8th
ETSU Records (top 10)
• Field Goals Made/Game (15 vs. Vanderbilt....ranks 2nd
• Field Goals Attempted/Game (28 vs. Vanderbilt)...ranks 2nd
• Points in a Game (39 vs. Samford)....ranks 7th
• Free Throws Made/Game (12 at Wofford)....ranks 3rd

 
                                                                                                 Tianna Tarter Career Miscellaneous Stats
Hometown
- Johnson City, Tenn.
Position - Guard
Height - 5'6" 
Double Digit Point Games (55 Career ) (27 in 2016)
20-Point Games (26 Career) (14 in 2016)  
30-Point Games (8 Career) (6 in 2016)
Double-Doubles (11 Career)(6 in 2016)