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#2 Taylor Stormberg
Position: Guard
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 190
Year: Junior
City/State: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Creighton Prep
2012-13: Junior at Creighton
• Won MVC’s “Elite 18” Award for men’s basketball last season.
• Walk-on guard who helps run the scout team in practice.
• Ranked first nationally in the “Club Tril” standings.
• Played in 11 MVC games and did not commit a turnover.
• Grabbed two rebounds in seven minutes of exhibition win over University of Mary (11/2).
• Saw action in both halves vs. Evansville (12/29), scoring three points in four minutes.
• Logged career-high seven minutes in win vs. Drake, finishing with two points and two assists (1/8).
• Though a junior in eligibility, was a senior academically and was honored during Senior Day on March 2nd vs. Wichita State.
• Dished an assist in MVC Tournament semifinal win vs. Indiana State (3/9).

2011-12: Sophomore at Creighton

• Had first two college assists vs. North Carolina A&T (Nov. 11).
• Scored first points of the season when he hit a three-pointer vs. Campbell (Nov. 25).
• Had three points, an assist and a steal vs. Houston Baptist (Dec. 17).
• Stuffed the stat sheet with two points, two rebounds and a steal in two minutes of action in a win over Indiana State (Jan. 21).
• Had an assist and a rebound vs. Evansville in MVC Tournament semifinal victory (March 3).
• Made NCAA Tournament debut vs. No. 4 North Carolina (March 18).
• Won the Elite 18 award from the MVC for having the best GPA of a player to appear in the tournament from one of the finalists.

Summer 2011: Bahamas Trip
• Played 16 minutes during three games off the bench.
• Had two assists and a rebound.

2010-11: Freshman at Creighton
• Scored only field goal of the season in his final appearance, draining a three-point shot at Oregon on March 30.
• Played one minute in season-opener vs. Alabama State, but did not record a stat (Nov. 12).
• Played final three minutes vs. Kennesaw State (Nov. 26), missing a three-point shot.
• Played five minutes vs. Idaho State (Dec. 18).
• Scored first career points on a pair of free throws against Wichita State (Jan. 12).
• Also led team in plus/minus vs. Wichita State (Jan. 12).
• Played five minutes at Indiana State (Jan. 16).
• Clocked season-high six minutes vs. Bradley (Jan. 19).
• Made his postseason debut with three minutes of time against San Jose State in CBI opener (March 15).
• Had one rebound vs. UCF (March 23).
• Played in four of Creighton’s six CBI games.
• Served as scout team point guard most of the season.
• First Creighton Prep product to play for Creighton since 1986-87 (Reggie McGaugh), and first Creighton Prep product to score for Creighton since 1984 (Mark Johnson).
• Named to Creighton University Dean’s List.

2009-10: Redshirted at Creighton
• Redshirted, but was able to practice.
• Earned a spot on the Creighton University Dean’s List as well as on the Missouri Valley Conference Academic Honor Roll.

Creighton Prep

• Won state title as a senior as team went 22-5, and he averaged 13 points, 4.4 rebounds and 2.2 assists while shooting 51 percent from the field.
• Named First-Team All-Conference and All-Area and Second-Team All-State as a senior.
• Played in the Kansas vs. Nebraska Border War All-Star game.
• Averaged 7.6 points per game as a junior, with a high of 16 points.
• Team won 21 or more games all four years and was 88-10 overall.
• Owned a 3.8 GPA in high school and was a two-time Academic All-State honoree.
• Played for coach Josh Luedtke.
• Was a member of the Omaha Crusaders AAU program.

More About Taylor

Full Name: Taylor Jackson Stormberg
Birthday: May 24, 1991
Birthplace: Omaha, Neb.
Parents: Donald & Janelle Stormberg
Siblings: Logan (17), Cole (15), Kennedy (12)
Major: Finance/Accounting
Did You Know: Mother played tennis at Creighton
Favorite Athlete: Grant Hill
Summer 2012 Job: Worked with group hosting 2013 U.S. Senior Open
Career Aspiration: CEO of Under Armour
Hobby: Golf
Why Creighton: Education and athletics

Awards & Honors

2009-10
Creighton University Dean’s List
MVC Academic Honor Roll

2010-11
Creighton University Dean’s List
MVC Academic Honor Roll
MVC Commissioner’s Academic Excellence Award

2011-12
MVC Academic Honor Roll
MVC Elite 18 Award
NABC Honors Court

Career Highs
Points
3 (3x), last vs. Houston Baptist    12/17/11
Field Goals
1 (4x), last vs. Indiana State    1/21/12
Field Goal Attempts
3 vs. Houston Baptist    12/17/11
3-Point Field Goals
1 (3x), last vs. Houston Baptist    12/17/11
3-Point Field Goals Attempted
3 vs. Houston Baptist    12/17/11
Free Throws
2 vs. Wichita State    1/12/11
Free Throws Attempted
2 vs. Wichita State    1/12/11
Rebounds
2 vs. Indiana State    1/21/12
Assists
2 vs. North Carolina A&T    11/11/11
Blocks
None
Steals
1 (2x), last vs. Indiana State    1/21/12
Minutes
6 (2x), last vs. UCF    3/23/11
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