25 - Amanda Tyson
Amanda Tyson
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Ardrey Kell
Position: G
Major: Economics
Residential College: Timothy Dwight

CAREER: Has appeared in 66 games with 10 starts in three seasons … Has played a total of 783 minutes, averaging 11.9 minutes per game … Scored 203 points, averaging 3.1 points per game … Shot 80-for-239 (.335) from the field, 7-for-48 from 3-point range (.146), and 36-for-47 from the free-throw line (.766) … Recorded 127 rebounds, including 60 offensive rebounds and 67 defensive rebounds, averaging 1.9 rebounds per game … Tallied 39 steals, 22 assists and six blocks.

 

Career Highs 

  • Points: 16, at Bryant, 1/16/13
  • FG Made: 7, at Bryant, 1/16/13
  • FG Attempts: 10, vs. Harvard, 2/1/13
  • 3-Point FG Made: 1, Seven Times most recent at Cornell, 2/15/13
  • 3-Point FG Attempts: 5, vs. Harvard, 2/1/13
  • Free Throws Made: 4, at Brown, 1/13/12
  • Free Throw Attempts: 5, at Brown, 1/13/12
  • Rebounds: 8, at Brown, 1/13/12
  • Offensive Rebounds: 7, at Brown, 1/13/12
  • Defensive Rebounds: 6, vs. Marist, 12/20/12
  • Assists: 3, vs. Bucknell, 1/5/13
  • Steals: 4, vs. Marist, 12/20/12
  • Blocked Shots: 2, Twice, most recent vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Minutes: 28, Three times, most recent vs. Brown, 1/19/13

 

2012-13 Season: Appeared in all 28 games with seven starts … Averaged 4.6 points and 2.6 rebounds per game … Led Yale in scoring in two games and rebounding once … Recorded a career-highs in points (16) points on a career-best seven made field goals (7-for-9) in the win at Bryant on Jan. 16, 2013. The 7-for-9 shooting effort was the second-best individual shooting percentage (.778) of the season … Tallied four steals, matching the second highest individual total of the season, in the loss to Marist on Dec. 20, 2012.

 

2012-13 Season Highs

  • Points: 16, at Bryant, 1/16/13
  • FG Made: 7, at Bryant, 1/16/13
  • FG Attempts: 10, vs. Harvard, 2/1/13
  • 3-Point FG Made: 1, Five times, most recent at Cornell, 2/15/13
  • 3-Point FG Attempts: 5, vs. Harvard, 2/1/13
  • Free Throws Made: 3, Twice, most recent at Princeton, 3/8/13
  • Free Throw Attempts: 4, Twice, most recent at Princeton, 3/8/13
  • Rebounds: 6, vs. Marist, 12/20/12
  • Offensive Rebounds: 4, at Harvard, 2/23/13
  • Defensive Rebounds: 6, vs. Marist, 12/20/12
  • Assists: 3, vs. Bucknell, 1/5/13
  • Steals: 4, vs. Marist, 12/20/12
  • Blocked Shots: 2, vs. Houston, 11/17/12
  • Minutes: 28, Three times, most recent vs. Brown, 1/19/13

 

2011-12 Season: Appeared in 26 games with three starts … Averaged 2.5 points and 1.8 rebounds per game … Recorded her first career start against Holy Cross in the season opener on Nov. 11, collecting a career-high two blocks, the first blocks of her career … Scored a career-high 12 points in just 17 minutes of play, while adding a career-high eight rebounds and another career-high seven offensive rebounds in the win at Brown on Jan. 13 … Scored 11 points on 5-of-8 shooting in the win at Dartmouth on Jan. 29 … Recorded eight points and five rebounds in her second career start in the win at Fairleigh Dickinson on Nov. 14.

 

2011-12 Season Highs
  • Points: 12, at Brown, 1/13/12
  • FG Made: 5, at Dartmouth, 1/29/12
  • FG Attempts: 9, Twice, most recent at Brown, 1/13/12
  • 3-Point FG Made: 1, Twice, most recent at Dartmouth, 1/29/12
  • 3-Point FG Attempts: 2, Five times, most recent at Columbia, 2/24/12
  • Free Throws Made: 4, at Brown, 1/13/12
  • Free Throw Attempts: 5, at Brown, 1/13/12
  • Rebounds: 8, at Brown, 1/13/12
  • Offensive Rebounds: 7, at Brown, 1/13/12
  • Defensive Rebounds: 3, vs. Columbia, 2/11/12
  • Assists: 1, Twice, most recent vs. St. Francis (N.Y.), 12/18/11
  • Steals: 2, Three times, most recent at Bucknell, 1/3/12
  • Blocked Shots: 2, vs. Holy Cross, 11/11/11
  • Minutes: 18, Twice, most recent at Fairleigh Dickinson, 11/14/11

 

2010-11: Appeared in 12 games off the bench … Averaged 0.8 points and 0.8 rebounds per game … Scored four points, with two rebounds and two steals in 11 minutes, in the first appearance of her collegiate career at Holy Cross on Nov. 12, 2010.

At Ardrey Kell High School: Four-year letter winner for the Knights… Totaled over 1,000 points over four years and was the leading scorer all four years… Conference offensive player of the year as a sophomore… Team MVP twice…Named captain her junior and senior seasons…. Four-year North Carolina High School Athletic Association Student Athlete.

Personal: Resident of Timothy Dwight College ... Full name is Amanda Marie Tyson ... Daughter of Charles Tyson and Jacqueline Tyson … Majoring in Economics.