Texas A&M names their Whataburger Players of the month for February

Each month, Texas A&M athletics recognizes two athletes as the Whataburger Players of the Month for their achievements in their respective sports. For the month of February, A&M has chosen sophomore guard Wade Taylor IV from the Men’s Basketball team and junior high jumper Lamara Distin from the Track and Field team.

Wade Taylor – February Snapshot

  • Named SEC Player of the week on February 20th

  • Matched career high in points with 25 against Tennessee on February 25th

  • Scored 20-plus points five times in the months of February

  • Matched career-high in three-pointers with five against LSU on February 11th

Lamara Distin – February Snapshot

  • Won third straight SEC Indoor Championship in the high jump by clearing a mark of 6-4.75/1.95m

  • Placed first in the high jump at the Tiger Paw Invite with a mark of 6’5.5″/1.97m on February 10-11

  • Placed first in the high jump at the New Mexico Collegiate Classic with a mark of 6’4.25″/1.94m on February 3-4


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