Updated Sept. 23, 2014
FEATURE: Tanner Sisters Team Up For The Tigers One More Time.
As a Sophomore (2013-14):
Played in all 34 games, earning 31 starts ... Played 806 minutes (23.7/game) ... Averaged 10.5 points, 6.0 rebounds, 1.1 assists, 1.3 steals and 1.2 blocks per game ... Ranked second on team in rebounds with 203 ... Scored 358 points, third-most for Auburn ... Recorded two double-doubles on the season ... Had 14 points and 10 rebounds in win at Alabama (1/16) ... Also had 14 points and 10 rebounds at Tennessee (2/20) ... Scored double-digit points in 19 games ... Scored season-high 19 points and pulled down nine rebounds against Jacksonville State (11/13) ... Led team with 17 points in SEC Tournament win over Ole Miss; included 7-for-8 performance at the free-throw line (3/6) ... Scored 17 points in WNIT first-round win over Furman (3/20) ... Had season-high 6 steals on two occasions ... Had six steals, 10 points, five rebounds and three blocks in SEC opener at Mississippi State (1/5) ... Had six steals, six points, four rebounds and three blocks in season's second meeting with Mississippi State at home (2/9) ... Blocked four shots and scored 10 points in WNIT second-round win over Old Dominion (3/24) ... Missed a double-double by one rebound with 15 points and nine boards in win at Vanderbilt; also had four steals and three blocks (2/16).
As a Freshman (2012-13):
Played in all 34 games, starting two, averaging 6.3 points and 3.8 rebounds per game... Had a career-high in points and rebounds vs. Jacksonville, scoring 21 points with 12 rebounds... Her double-double was the first for an Auburn freshman since DeWanna Bonner on March 2, 2006... Scored in double digits eight times... Scored an SEC-high 13 points at Missouri... Scored 10 points with a season-high three blocks vs. Ole Miss on Jan. 10... Had a season-high four steals vs. Texas A&M... Picked up her first start against Alabama on Feb. 17, scoring two points with five rebounds... In the start, she was in the lineup alongside older sister Tyrese, marking the first time for sisters to start together at Auburn since Sherell and Reneisha Hobbs on Nov. 26, 2008... Led Auburn in scoring twice and in rebounding three times.
2013 Australian Tour:
Played in all four games on the Australian Tour, starting the final three after coming off the bench in the opener... Averaged 9.0 points per game... Scored three points with nine rebounds off the bench in the opener against the Logan Thunder... Earned her first start and scored eight points against the Cairns Dolphins... Followed it up with nine points against the Sydney Flames... Closed out the tour with 16 points against the Sutherland Sharks.
Rated as a three-start prospect by ESPN's Hoopgurlz and 68th best forward in the country... Helped Hoover High win Alabama State Championships her senior year leading the Lady Bucs to a 31-3 record and No. 14 ranking in the USA Today Super 25... Was second on the team in points (12.0), rebounds (7.2) and blocks (2.7) per game in her senior season... Was named most improved player in 2011 after averaging 10.9 points per game and led the team in rebounds... Alabama State Runner-Up in 2011 after a 33-4 season... Won the Alabama State Championship her sophomore year finishing 39-1... Was Alabama State Runner-Up in her freshman year after a 28-4 season... Named ASWA All-State... Also named to the ASWA state All-Tournament Team and MVP... Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Team Starter... Named to the 6A All-South Team... All-State and Hoover High School record holder for shotput ... Finished in 3rd in state... Broke the Hoover High School record and reset it three times... Helped her club team, the Alabama Twisters, finish in the top 15 in the nation each of the last three seasons, including a fourth-place finish a year ago.
Full name is Tra'cee Nicole Tanner... Daughter of Teresa Tanner and Tracy Tanner... Born June 2, 1994... Her older sister, Tyrese, is a senior on the Auburn women's basketball team... Comes from a basketball family as mother Teresa played at Roane State and the University of Montevallo, father Tracy played at Wallace Community College and University of Mobile, uncle Eddie played at Alabama State, uncle Wayne played at Montevallo, uncle Anthony played at Davidson, and cousin Marreese Speights played at Florida, winning back-to-back NCAA titles, played for the Philadelphia 76ers, Memphis Grizzles, Cleveland Cavilers and currently plays for the Golden State Warriors... Majoring in Apparel Merchandising/Production Design & Management.
Tra'Cee Tanner Career Statistics