Tayler Collins joined the women's basketball coaching staff in August of 2017.
Collins recently finished her first season as the interim assistant women's basketball coach at Lees-McRae College in Banner Elk, North Carolina. The Bobcats compete at the NCAA Division III level which will make an easy transition into her new role at Thomas.
Prior to her coaching career, Collins was a four-year member of the Lees-McRae College women's basketball program. In her collegiate career, she appeared in 102 games for the Bobcats, starting in 51 of them. Collins averaged 7.9 points and 5.4 rebounds per game in her final two seasons.
Originally from Fayetteville, North Carolina, Collins earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sports Administration from Lees-McRae in 2016 with a concentration in business management and minor in elementary education.