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    Mariah Mitchell

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    McKinney, Texas

    High School:
    McKinney HS

    Height:
    5-9

    Position:
    G

    Experience:
    HS

    Mariah Mitchell

    01/31/2015

    Cougars Fall in Overtime to Cincinnati, 69-66

    Amerson leads Houston with 19 points

    01/30/2015

    Road Trip Begins on Saturday at Cincinnati

    Cougars, Bearcats set for 1 pm CT rematch

    01/26/2015

    Houston Hosts Tulane on Los Coogs Night

    Tipoff set for 7 pm

    01/23/2015

    Houston Set for Saturday Meeting with Memphis

    Hughey's team goes for sixth win away form home

    01/20/2015

    Cougars Host USF on Wednesday Evening

    Red-hot Gilbert aims to lead Houston past Bulls

    01/07/2015

    Houston vs. Cincinnati

    Houston women's basketball

    12/07/2014

    Houston vs. Prairie View A&M

    Dec. 7, 2014

    11/17/2014

    Houston vs. Incarnate Word

    Nov. 17, 2014

    CAREER HONORS
    American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll (12/22/14)
    2014 Athletes in Action Classic All-Tournament Team selection

    UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON
    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)... Averaged 8.0 points per game at the Athletes in Action Classic (12/19-21) to earn a spot on the All-Tournament Team, as well as the American Honor Roll... Set career highs with nine points and four rebounds in a win over UTSA (12/19)... Came back a day later and topped her career high with 15 points in a victory over Nicholls State (12/20)... Earned her first start and scored six points, to go with a career-high six rebounds, against UCF (12/27)... Knocked down a pair of three-pointers in consecutive games, against Tulane (12/30) and SMU (1/3)... Scored seven points and came up with four steals in a 45-minute shift against Cincinnati (1/7)... Hit two 3-pointers and scored eight points against Tulsa (1/17)... Snagged five rebounds against USF (1/21)... Ld the Cougars with 14 points and four rebounds at Memphis (1/24).

    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 1/30/15)
    Points 15 vs. Nicholls State (12/20/14)
    FG 5 at Memphis (1/24/15)
    FGA 13 at Memphis (1/24/15)
    3FG 2, 5x last at Tulsa (1/17/15)
    3FGA 6 at Memphis (1/24/15)
    FT 5 vs. Nicholls State (12/20/14)
    FTA 6, 2x last at Memphis (1/24/15)
    Rebounds 6, 2x last vs. Tulane (1/27/15)
    Assists 2 at Memphis (1/24/15)
    Steals 4 vs. Cincinnati (1/7/15)
    Blocks 1 vs. UTSA (12/19/14)
    Minutes Played 45 vs. Cincinnati (1/7/15)

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