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    Mariah Mitchell

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    McKinney, Texas

    High School:
    McKinney HS

    Height:
    5-9

    Position:
    G

    Experience:
    HS

    Mariah Mitchell

    12/19/2014

    Clutch Baskets Propel Houston Past UTSA, 56-53

    Cougars fight off late UTSA rally to win Lubbock opener

    12/02/2014

    Houston Returns to Hofheinz for Rice Showdown

    Cougars go for fourth straight win over crosstown rival

    11/29/2014

    Houston Fights Hard in 84-60 Loss to No. 23 James Madison

    Palmer's 18-point effort paces Cougars in San Juan finale

    11/14/2014

    Houston Takes Down North Texas, 46-42

    Cougars use lockdown defensive effort to win Hughey Era opener

    11/11/2014

    Cougars Face North Texas to Start Regular Season

    Houston looks to build off of 63-point exhibition win

    12/07/2014

    Houston vs. Prairie View A&M

    Dec. 7, 2014

    11/17/2014

    Houston vs. Incarnate Word

    Nov. 17, 2014

    FRESHMAN (2014-15)
    Scored a team-high 13 points and grabbed four steals in the exhibition win over Huston-Tillotson (11/9)... Added three points in the regular season opener, a win at North Texas (11/14)... Scored nine points and grabbed four rebounds at the San Juan Shootout against No. RV/23 James Madison (11/29)... Scored five points against Prairie View A&M (12/7).

    McKINNEY HIGH SCHOOL
    Was a three-time all-district honoree while at McKinney High School in McKinney, Texas... Also was a four-year letter-winner at guard... Helped lead the Lions to the regional quarterfinals, while earning second-team all-district honors her freshman season... Averaged 19.4 points and 6.3 rebounds per game through her freshman and sophomore seasons, putting her on the map as a top-100 recruit within the state of Texas according to MaxPreps.com... Collected all-state honors and picked up District 10-5A's Offensive MVP award, while also leading the Lions through to postseason play as the smallest 5A school in the state of Texas her junior season... Won district MVP honors and qualified for her second consecutive all-state team her senior season... Was named MVP of the Showboat Classic All-Star Game, scoring 29 points in the contest... Also participated in the first annual Battle of the Gulf All-Star game.

    PERSONAL
    Daughter of Jeremy and Yolanda Taubenfield... Has three siblings: Bishop, Kayla and Landon... Plans to major in either psychology or education at UH... Aspires to work as a sports psychologist after graduation... Enjoys shopping in her spare time.
    Career Game Highs (as of 12/8/14)
    Points 9 vs. James Madison (11/29/14)
    FG 3 vs. James Madison (11/29/14)
    FGA 5, 2x last vs. Prairie View A&M(12/7/14)
    3FG 1 vs. James Madison (11/29/14)
    3FGA 1, 4x last vs. Prairie View A&M(12/7/14)
    FT 2, 2x last vs. James Madison (11/29/14)
    FTA 3 vs. James Madison (11/29/14)
    Rebounds 4 vs. James Madison (11/29/14)
    Assists 1 vs. Idaho State (11/28/14)
    Steals 1 vs. James Madison (11/29/14)
    Blocks
    Minutes Played 15 vs. James Madison (11/29/14)

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