University of Iowa Athletics

#2 Taylor McCabe

Height 5-9
Class So.
Hometown Fremont, Neb.
High School Fremont
Taylor McCabe  - Women's Basketball - University of Iowa Athletics



  • Registered a career-high 18 points and six three pointers made against FGCU (11/25).
  • Made a career-high five threes, shooting 71.4% from the arc, against Minnesota (2/28).


  • Ranked No. 78 by World Exposure Report of top newcomers to watch.
  • Had career-high 12 points against Rutgers (2/12), going 4-7 from behind the arc.
  • Letter winner and Dean’s List.


  • 2022 Nebraska Gatorade Player of the Year and Nebraska Coaches Association Player of the Year
  • Ranked No. 88 recruit nationally by ESPN in 2022 – the only ranked Nebraska player
  • 2022 Class A Nebraska State Champion during senior season and was runner-up during junior season under Kelly Flynn
  • Three-time first team Nebraska Super State honoree and earned second team honors as a freshman
  • Accumulated over 2000 career points – the first Nebraska Class A guard to achieve the feat
  • Broke Nebraska Class A 3-point record as a freshman and finished high school career with 389 career 3-pointers
  • Holds the Fremont records for most 3-pointers in a game (9), season (107) and career (389) as well as career points (2313) and steals in a season and career
  • Two-time Class A HAC Champions and two-time runners up
  • Played for All Iowa Attack (2020-21) under Dickson Jensen, winning the 2021 Nike Nationals Tournament and earned second-team honors
  • Ran cross country, finishing runner up in the 2022 Class A State Championship, and track and field, finishing first in the 4×800-meter relay, second in the 4×400-meter relay and third in the 800 meters and helping team to the 2021 Nebraska State Championship title
  • Fremont High’s Class of 2022 Honor Key Student (top Honors student of the class), four-year academic letter-winner, member of National Honors Society and Spanish National Honors Society, and received departmental honors in Math, Science, and Social Sciences.


  • Daughter of Ryan and Dana McCabe
  • Has three siblings, Peyton, Colin and Declan
  • Civil Engineering major