Taz Sherman, the fifth year senior from Missouri City, Texas has announced he will return for his fifth season. Sherman has averaged over 13 points in 2020 on 41% shooting including 35.9% from three and 87% from the free throw line. Sherman started 6 of 28 games last year and finished second on the team in three pointers made (47). He was named to the All-Big 12 Team as an honorable mention. Sherman was a double-double machine, collecting 21 of them.
“We are thrilled to have Taz back for another season of Mountaineer basketball. He went from scoring five points a game in his first season with use to scoring more than 13 points per game last season. Taz explored his options in a professional manner, while finishing his bachelor’s degree in May. Tax is a leader on and off the court, and he will provide us with veteran leadership this season” said Mountaineers head coach Bob Huggins on the announcement of Taz’s return.