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    Mariah Mitchell

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    McKinney, Texas

    High School:
    McKinney HS

    Height:
    5-9

    Position:
    G

    Experience:
    HS

    Mariah  Mitchell

    02/24/2015

    Houston Falls in Final Road Test

    Cougars finish regular season on March 2 vs. Temple

    02/23/2015

    Cougars Face UCF in Season's Final Road Game

    ESPN3 broadcast to begin at 6 pm CT

    02/20/2015

    Houston Goes for Season Sweep of SMU

    Cougars, Mustangs to face off at 2 pm on Saturday

    02/17/2015

    Houston Drops Tuesday Battle at No. 1/1 UConn

    Cougars return home to host SMU on Saturday

    02/16/2015

    Hughey Leads Houston against No. 1/1 UConn

    Houston to face nine-time National Champions on Tuesday at 6 pm CT

    02/17/2015

    Houston at No. 1 Uconn

    Houston falls to No. 1 Uconn on the road

    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)... Hit four consecutive 3-pointers and set a career high with 17 points against Cincinnati (1/31)... Led Houston with 13 points against Temple (2/14)... Paced the Cougars with nine points at No. 1/1 UConn (2/17)... Led the team in scoring for the third time in four games with 12 points at UCF (2/24).

    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 2/27/15)
    Points 17 at Cincinnati (1/31/15)
    FG 5 at Memphis (1/24/15)
    FGA 13 at Memphis (1/24/15)
    3FG 4 at Cincinnati (1/31/15)
    3FGA 6, 2x last at UCF (2/24/15)
    FT 6 at Temple (2/14/15)
    FTA 7 vs. Tulsa (2/7/15)
    Rebounds 6, 2x last vs. Tulane (1/27/15)
    Assists 2, 2x last at Cincinnati (1/31/15)
    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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