WWU: Started all 31 games for the Vikings in 2016-17, helping lead the team to the GNAC regular season and conference tournament championship ... Bellingham native who transferred from Whatcom Community College ... second 7-footer in the history of the WWU men's program, joining Dave Vandejagt who played for the Vikings from 2008-2010.
- Started all 31 games during the GNAC Championship season (averaged 17.1 minutes per game).
- Ranked 3rd in the GNAC and 28th in NCAA II averaging 1.9 blocks per game.
- Recorded 59 total blocked shots, 7th-most in WWU single-season history.
- Scored season high 16 points (7-for-8 FG) 1/21/17 vs. Central Washington.
- Tallied 5 or more blocked shots in four games.
- Recorded 10 rebounds and 4 blocks 2/11/17 vs. Concordia.
- Shot 71.3% from the field (67-for-94).
- Played in 31 games for the Orcas during his freshman season.
- Averaged 8.4 points, 9.3 rebounds (ranked 5th in NWAC) and 2.4 (ranked 1st in NWAC) blocks per game.
- All-Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) Northern Region 2nd team selection.
- Named to NWAC All-Defensive team.
- Will be the 2nd 7-footer in WWU history, joining Dave Vandejagt (2008-10).
- Recorded 8 double-doubles.
- In NWAC playoffs, averaged 11.75 points, 14.25 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game.
- Led the Orcas to NWAC Championship game where they fell to Spokane 91-84.
PERSONAL: Older brother, Auden, was a goalkeeper for the University of Washington and was drafted by the MLS San Jose Earthquakes (did not sign).
Points: 16, Central Washington -- 01/21/17 Rebounds: 10, Concordia -- 02/11/17 ; vs Chico State -- 03/10/17 Assists: 3, Seattle Pacific -- 02/22/17 Steals: 2, at Alaska Fairbanks -- 02/04/17 Blocks: 5, 4 times FG made: 7, Central Washington -- 01/21/17 FG attempts: 8, Central Washington -- 01/21/17 ; at Saint Martin's -- 12/01/16 3FG made: 1, at UC San Diego -- 12/12/16 3FG attempts: 1, at UC San Diego -- 12/12/16 FT made: 5, Saint Martin's -- 02/25/17 ; at Seattle Pacific -- 12/03/16 FT attempts: 8, at Seattle Pacific -- 12/03/16
White Tops Blue 95-75 in Annual Scrimmage
Deandre Dickson scores game-high 31 points, WWU returns to Carver Gym on WECU Court
Viking Jam Set for Wednesday at 7 pm
The WWU basketball teams will be showcased at WECU Court in Carver Gym
Blue-White Game Saturday Opens Men's Hoops Preseason
The annual Blue-White scrimmage is set for Saturday at 5 pm on WECU Court at Carver Gym
Vikings Men's Hoops Selected for National ESPN3 Game
WWU’s Feb. 1 game at Central Washington will stream live on ESPN3
Men's Basketball Announces 2017-18 Schedule
WWU will play 28 regular-season games in return to Carver Gym
Men's Hoops Helps Move in New Students to WWU Dorms
Vikings role up sleeves for campus and community service
Three Vikings Named to NABC Honors Court
WWU Men's Basketball earns the NABC Team Academic Excellence Award for team GPA over 3.0
Stafford Dominating Seattle's Crawsover Pro-Am
2016-17 GNAC Player of the Year is averaging 34.0 points per game
Vikings Add Pair of Transfers from Cerritos College
Tyler Payne and Micah Winn set to join WWU for 2017-18 season after standout careers at Cerritos College
Stafford to Play Professionally in Iceland
Feature story on Taylor Stafford in the Western Front
Parker and Stafford to Play for Bellingham Slam
WWU basketball standouts to play in 2017 Seattle Pro-Am League
2016-17 Men's Basketball Season in Review
The Vikings won the GNAC Regular-Season and Conference Tournament Title
Taylor Stafford To Play Professionally in Iceland
Stafford was the 2016-17 GNAC Player of the Year and a First Team All-American
Alumni Edge Slam in Back 2 Bellingham Battle
David Gage and Anye Turner combine for 60 points for the WWU Alumni squad
Alumni Men's Basketball Game Set for Saturday
Former WWU basketball players will take the court in an exhibition game vs. the Bellingham Slam