NC State women's basketball opened the season with a victory over Southeast Missouri State on Friday, Nov. 11, 2011.
Red-shirt Senior (2011-12): Only player to start all 35 games in fifth-and-final season at NC State ... Ranked 13th in ACC games only in three-point shooting at 32.8 percent (20-for-61) ... Exploded for a career-high 16 points in the win at Clemson ... Also set career highs in field goals made and attempted, and three-pointers made and attempted against the Tigers ... Ranked 5th in the ACC in assist/turnover ratio (1.5) and 12th in assists (3.0) ... Averaging career highs in nearly every offensive category ... Has five or more assists in four games.
Red-shirt Junior (2010-11): Battled through a third injury plagued season since joining the program ... Missed the final 18 games of the season with a leg injury ... Made first career start at South Carolina (12/12) ... Scored a season-high six points at Nevada (11/26) ... ACC Honor Roll selection for the fourth-straight season.
Red-shirt Sophomore (2009-10): Played in all 34 games off the bench after suffering through two straight injury-riddled seasons ... Played as the back-up point guard and contributed 2.9 points and 1.7 rebounds per game ... Provides the team another three-point shooting option from the bench ... Ranked third on the team with 23 three-pointers made ... Scored a season-high 11 points at South Carolina (12/13) and added 10 points at Georgetown (12/22) ... Averaged 2.5 points and 1.8 rebounds in 17.5 minutes over four ACC Tournament games ... Had two points in 11 minutes during the NCAA Tournament game against UCLA ... Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Red-shirt Freshman (2008-09): Missed her second straight season with a left knee injury ... Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Freshman (2007-08): Missed the entire season with a left knee injury ... Named to the Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Had her highly anticipated senior year cut short by an injury in late December ... Averaged 11.0 points, six rebounds and five assists per game as a junior ... Led Apex High School to the 4-A state title game and a 28-2 record in 2006 ... Ranked No. 190 in her class by All-Star Girls Report ... Named All Tri-Six Conference as a junior ... Named all-region after her junior season.
Personal: Emili Ann Tasler ... Born February 10, 1989, in Lake City, Iowa ... Daughter of Rich and Teri Tasler ... Has an older sister, Ashlie and an older brother, Derrick ... Sports management major at NC State.