THIS SEASON Aliyah Mazyck enters her third season at USC as a junior guard whose high speed and relentless effort makes her an asset for the Trojans and a issue for opponents.
2016-17 SOPHOMORE SEASON Mazyck started the first 14 games in which she played, appearing in 19 games while sidelined by injury for 11 games... Scored in 16 games with double digits in five games... Averaged 6.6 points and 1.8 rebounds per game... Also averaged 1.2 assists and 1.5 steals per game... Set new career high with 24 points at Sacramento State on Dec. 3... Matched career-high six rebounds vs. WSU on Feb. 17... Set new career high of six steals at UC Irvine on Dec. 21... Also hit a career-high four 3-pointers at UCI.
2015-16 FRESHMAN SEASON Mazyck appeared in 31 games and started six as a true freshman... Scored in all but one game in which she appeared, setting her career high with 21 points vs. Florida A&M on Dec. 18... Averaged 7.8 points, 2.3 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.5 steals per game... Hit double digits in 12 games... First career start was at Washington State on Jan. 15.
HIGH SCHOOL Mazyck was named the 2014 North Carolina 4A Player of the Year out of Myers Park High in Charlotte... Her team won back-to-back state championships in 2014 and 2015... Averaged 16 points per game... Only lost four games during her high school career... Played club for WP Atlanta Celtics... Scored 45 points in a Deep South championship game.
PERSONAL Aliyah Daija Mazyck was born Dec. 27, 1996 in Charlotte, N.C... The daughter of Yandrick and Alane Paraison... Has one sister, Sidney, and two brothers, Jacob and Collin... Enjoys spending time with family in her free time... Lists Kobe Bryant as her biggest sports hero... Has always wanted to skydive... Hopes to travel to Africa and Paris... Is majoring in gender studies... Hopes to work for Nike or in some form of sports marketing after graduation.