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Tiara Murphy
Tiara  Murphy

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
South Bend, Ind.

High School:
South Bend Washington

Height:
5-7

Position:
Guard

06/22/2017

2017-18 Boilermakers: Tiara Murphy

The South Bend native can score some serious points in a hurry

12/04/2016

WBB Stifles Colgate 71-51

The Boilermakers assist on 81.5 percent of their made field goals Sunday

10/27/2016

WBB Sophomore Preview

The Boilermaker sophomores aim to take the next step in 2016-17

04/18/2016

Year in Photos: Tiara Murphy

Murphy did big things with little minutes in her rookie season

11/08/2015

WBB Topples Marian 78-37

Bridget Perry led the Boilermakers with a double-double

2016-17 / AS A SOPHOMORE

• Appeared in the first nine games of the season for the Boilermakers before suffering a season-ending knee injury
• Will be eligible for a medical redshirt for the 2016-17 season
• Scored a career-high 10 points against Colgate in her final game of the season
• Dished out career-most three assists in 20 minutes against USC Upstate

2015-16 / AS A FRESHMAN

• Hit a pair of 3-pointers in the Boilermakers' 62-60 win over Louisville in the semifinals of the 2015 Gulf Coast Showcase
• Missed five games in December with a lower-leg injury in her left leg
• Played double-digit minutes in 4-of-5 games (Jan. 27-Feb. 7), including a conference season-most 12 minutes at Maryland
• Came off the bench to hit a pair of second-half 3's and finish with career-high numbers of six points, five rebounds and two assists in the NCAA Tournament First Round game vs. Oklahoma
• Shot 47.6 percent from 3-point range on the season (10-21)

HIGH SCHOOL

• Four-year varsity letterwinner at South Bend Washington High School
• Three-year team captain
• Led team to a share of the Northern Indiana Conference title and the sectional finals as a senior
• Averaged 15.4 points per game as a junior, surpassing the 1,000-point career mark
• Poured in 21.3 points per game as a sophomore
• Averaged 15.8 points per game as a freshman, leading her team to the sectional finals
• Coached by Steven Reynolds and Maurice Scott

NOTEWORTHY

• Rated a five-star recruit with a 97 rating and the No. 31 overall ranking in the country by ESPN HoopGurlz
• Named the No. 29 player in the nation by Jump Off Plus
• Ranked No. 41 overall by ProspectsNation.com
• Rated No. 65 by All Star Girls Report
• Named to the Indiana Senior All-Star team in 2015
• Member of the Indiana Junior North All-Stars in 2014
• Four-time all-conference honoree
• Named the Northern Indiana Conference MVP in 2013

PERSONAL

• Full name: Tiara Casmier Murphy
• Major: Undecided
• Birthday: Sept. 22, 1996
• Parents: Orlando and Tiffany Murphy
• Siblings: Sisters: Tajarae', Whitnee and Annysa

CAREER STATS

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