Taylor in 2011.
|Team||Cal State Fullerton|
|Born||May 1, 1974|
|1993–1994||Kings River CC|
|1994–1995||Armstrong Atlantic State|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|2000–2001||UC Davis (asst.)|
|2001–2002||Loyola Marymount (asst.)|
|2002–2004||Portland State (asst.)|
|2006–2010||Arizona State (asst.)|
|2010–2013||Arizona State (assoc. HC)|
|2013–present||Cal State Fullerton|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|Big West Tournament champions (2018)|
Dedrique LaMonte Taylor (born May 1, 1974) is the current college basketball head coach for Cal State Fullerton. He is also a former Arizona State associate head men's basketball coach and a college assistant coach.
Taylor played at UC Davis and two junior colleges during his college career.
Taylor began his coaching career in 2000 at UC Davis. In 2001, he became strength and conditioning coach at Loyola Marymount. From 2002 to 2004, he was an assistant coach at Portland State, followed by two years at Nevada as assistant coach from 2004 to 2006.
Taylor was an assistant coach for Arizona State University from 2006 to 2013. In 2010, he was promoted to associate head coach named one of the top 25 assistant coaches in the nation by CollegeInsider.com. He helped ASU make four 20-win seasons, including a 25-10 overall record in 2008-2009. In 2012–13, Taylor guided the Sun Devils to a 22-13 record and advanced to the second round of the National Invitational Tournament.
Head Coaching record
|Cal State Fullerton (Big West Conference) (2013–present)|
|2013–14||Cal State Fullerton||11–20||6–10||7th|
|2014–15||Cal State Fullerton||9–22||1–15||9th|
|2015–16||Cal State Fullerton||10–20||3–13||9th|
|2016–17||Cal State Fullerton||17–15||10–6||3rd||CIT First Round|
|2017–18||Cal State Fullerton||20–12||10–6||4th||NCAA First Round|
|2018–19||Cal State Fullerton||16–18||10–6||T–2nd||CIT First Round|
|Cal State Fullerton:||83–107 (.437)||40–56 (.417)|
Postseason invitational champion
- "Dedrique Taylor". Nevada Athletics. Retrieved April 2, 2016.
- "Dedrique Taylor". Portland State Athletics. Archived from the original on March 12, 2004.
- "Dedrique Taylor". Arizona State. Archived from the original on April 12, 2016. Retrieved April 2, 2016.
- "Dedrique Taylor". Cal State Fullerton. Retrieved April 2, 2016.