WBB Profiles in Terpage - A Countdown to the Women's Basketball Season: Tierney Pfirman


We continue our series with a player who was just coming into her own when she had her season shortened by injury and illness.

Tierney Pfirman, Sophomore, Forward, #22


via image.cdnllnwnl.xosnetwork.com



Height: 6'2"

Twitter: @23_tp

Collegiate Stats: 7.3 ppg, 3.8 rpg, 2.2 apg

High School: South Williamsport Junior Senior School

Hometown: Williamsport, PA

High School Scouting Tape:

Tierney's number is sometimes 15 others it's 41.

How'd She Get to College Park?

Tierney was the number five forward and number 22 overall player in ESPN.com's HoopGurlz rankings. She finished her high school career with 2,309 points and made AP's All-State team all four years. She came to Maryland after considering Rutgers, Florida, NC State, Vanderbilt, Iowa State and Delaware.

Career Highlight:

Tierney scored 17 points in her ACC debut in a 79-55 rout of Virginia in December 2012.

Dream Season:

Tierney will shake of the rust from having missed the last ten games or so of her freshman season. She'll be the principal backup to Alyssa Thomas and will pose a problem for opposing defenses with her ability to stretch the floor. She'll improve on her freshman numbers averaging ten and six.

2013 Prospectus:

Tierney's a versatile wing player who had started to come into her own before injuries and illness prematurely ended her freshman year. She's solid in just about every phase of the game. She can score from inside or outside, rebound and defend and runs the floor well. However, the wing is another position where Maryland is fully loaded starting with Alyssa Thomas. She will get playing time behind Thomas and her versatility gives Coach Frese a lot of options. In addition to Thomas, Pfirman will find herself competing for playing time with freshmen Shatori Walker-Kimbrough and A'Lexus Harrison.

Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Testudo Times

You must be a member of Testudo Times to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Testudo Times. You should read them.

Join Testudo Times

You must be a member of Testudo Times to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Testudo Times. You should read them.




Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.