Paisley Harding
Guard #13
Ht
5'
9"
Class
Senior
Hometown
Everett, 
Washington
Last School
Glacier Peak High School
Roster Years
2017-2021


Before BYU

  • Four-year letterwinner in basketball
  • 2015-16 SCBBO Player of the Year
  • Two-time All-District 3A First Team
  • 2016-17 All-District 4A First Team
  • Fox Sports 1380 KRKO High School Athlete of the Year
  • Team was 4A district champions
  • Team was regional champions
  • Named First Team All-Region
  • Named 4A Tournament First Team
  • Named 4A Player of the Year
  • Senior season named to All-State team
  • 2016-17 season averaged 16.0 points, 6.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 3.0 steals per game
  • Garnered Coaches Award and Captain’s Award
  • Holds school’s season and career record in steals
  • Holds school’s season and career record in points
  • McDonalds All-American Nominee
  • Named Esmark All-American
  • Two-year letterwinner in volleyball
  • National Honor Roll
  • Played on Northside Swarm Basketball Club while averaging 15.0 points, 5.1 rebounds, 3.0 steals and 2.0 assists per game

Personal

    • Married to Connor Harding (a member of the BYU men's basketball team)
    • Born in Washington
    • Parents are Brent and Stephanie Johnson
    • Has two brothers and one sister
    BYU Hall of Fame

    Freshman Year 2017-2018

    • Played in all games averaging 5.6 points and 2.2 rebounds a contest
    • Averaged playing nearly 20 minutes a game, playing the most minutes (35) at USF on 2/10/18
    • Recorded season bests in points (14), rebounds (7), assists (5), steals (3) and blocks (3)
    • Finished the year with double figure points in two games; had five games with at least three assists and one game with at least three steals
    • On the year, shot .419 (54-129) from the field, .431 (22-51) from behind the arc and .649 (37-57)
    • Concluded her freshman season with a total of 167 points, 67 rebounds, 43 assists, five blocks and 23 steals

     

    Sophmore Year 2018-2019

    • Started in all games while averaging 34 minutes of playing time, the third most on the team
    • Had the team's best free-throw percentage .731 (106-145), ranked second in scoring (14.5) and third in assists (3.0) and in steals (1.3)
    • Recorded double-figure points in 29 games including six with 20+points, scored a total of 479 points on the year
    • Finished the season with 143 rebounds, 98 assists and 44 steals
    • In the WCC, ranked third in minutes played, 10th in scoring & in free-throw percentage, 13th in 3-point field goals made and tied in 13th place in steals
    • Named the MVP of the 2019 WCC Women's Basketball Championships
    • Named to the 2018-19 WCC Women’s Basketball Second Team
    • Named WCC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week on Jan. 14
    Junior Year 2019-2020

    • Co-Team Captain
    • Was the team’s scoring with a 15.2 average, that put her in fifth place in the WCC
    • Tallied 22 games with at least 10+points including six with 20+points
    • Was the scoring leader in a total of 13 games
    • Had the team’s best free-throw percentage (.819) and was fourth in that category in the conference
    • On the team, ranked second in steals (1.5) and third in assists (3.1); the assists average put her in 10th place in the league
    • In 15 games dished out at least three assists and was the assist leader in six
    • In a total of six games recorded at least three steals and in eight games put up at least three 3-pointers
    • Reached 1,000 points with 28 in the road game at Santa Clara on Feb. 20 and by the end of the season, ranked 27th all-time in scoring with 1,072 career points
    • Named to the 2020 WCC Women’s Basketball First Team
    • Named to the 2019-20 Preseason All-WCC Team 
    Senior Year 2020-2021

    • Named to the 2020-21 All-WCC First Team
    • Named to the 2020-21 Preseason All-WCC Team
    • Cracked the top-15 in BYU's all-time career scoring list (T-No. 13: 1,402 points)
    • Team's second-leading scorer with a 14.1 point-per-game average, ranking her seventh in the WCC
    • Was the team's scoring leader in eight games
    • Scored 28 points in a single game twice, including versus Rutgers in the NCAA First Round
    • On the team, ranked second in 3-pointers (1.7) and assists (3.1) per contest
    • Reached double figures in scoring in 19 of 25 games played
    • Tallied her second career double-double against Santa Clara on Feb. 25 with 12 points and a career-high 10 assists
    Graduate Year

    Redshirt Year

    Medical Redshirt Year



    Career & Season Highs

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    Three Point Field Goals Made {[{seasTopGameStats.tpfgm}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.tpfgmCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.tpfgmGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.tpfgmGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.tpfgm}]} {[{topGameStats.tpfgmCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.tpfgmGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.tpfgmGame | date}]}) -
    Three Point Field Goals Attempts {[{seasTopGameStats.tpfga}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.tpfgaCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.tpfgaGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.tpfgaGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.tpfga}]} {[{topGameStats.tpfgaCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.tpfgaGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.tpfgaGame | date}]}) -
    Free Throws Made {[{seasTopGameStats.ftm}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.ftmCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.ftmGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.ftmGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.ftm}]} {[{topGameStats.ftmCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.ftmGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.ftmGame | date}]}) -
    Free Throw Attempts {[{seasTopGameStats.fta}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.ftaCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.ftaGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.ftaGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.fta}]} {[{topGameStats.ftaCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.ftaGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.ftaGame | date}]}) -
    Offensive Rebounds {[{seasTopGameStats.or}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.orCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.orGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.orGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.or}]} {[{topGameStats.orCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.orGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.orGame | date}]}) -
    Defensive Rebounds {[{seasTopGameStats.dr}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.drCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.drGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.drGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.dr}]} {[{topGameStats.drCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.drGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.drGame | date}]}) -
    Total Rebounds {[{seasTopGameStats.tr}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.trCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.trGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.trGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.tr}]} {[{topGameStats.trCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.trGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.trGame | date}]}) -
    Assists {[{seasTopGameStats.ass}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.assCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.assGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.assGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.ass}]} {[{topGameStats.assCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.assGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.assGame | date}]}) -
    Steals {[{seasTopGameStats.stls}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.stlsCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.stlsGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.stlsGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.stls}]} {[{topGameStats.stlsCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.stlsGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.stlsGame | date}]}) -
    Blocks {[{seasTopGameStats.blk}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.blkCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.blkGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.blkGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.blk}]} {[{topGameStats.blkCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.blkGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.blkGame | date}]}) -
    Minutes {[{seasTopGameStats.mins}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.minsCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.minsGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.minsGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.mins}]} {[{topGameStats.minsCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.minsGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.minsGame | date}]}) -

    Career & Season Stats

    Year GP GS MIN AVG FG-FGA FG% 3P-3PA 3P% FT-FTA FT% OFF DEF REB AVG AST AVG BLK STL PF TO PTS AVG
    {[{S.schedule_year}]} {[{S.gp | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.gs | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.stats.min | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.stats.min / S.gp | number:1 | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{(S.stats.fgm |ifEmpty:0) + "-" + (S.stats.fga | ifEmpty:0) }]} {[{S.stats.fgm / S.stats.fga | number:3 | ifEmpty:.000 | stats}]} {[{S.stats.fgm3 + "-" + S.stats.fga3 | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{(S.stats.fgm3 / S.stats.fga3| number:3) | ifEmpty:.000| number:3 | stats}]} {[{S.stats.ftm + "-" + S.stats.fta | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.stats.ftm / S.stats.fta | number:3 | stats}]} {[{S.stats.oreb}]} {[{S.stats.dreb}]} {[{S.stats.treb}]} {[{S.stats.treb / S.gp | number:1 | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.stats.ast}]} {[{S.stats.ast / S.gp | number:1 | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.stats.blk}]} {[{S.stats.stl}]} {[{S.stats.pf}]} {[{S.stats.to}]} {[{S.stats.tp}]} {[{S.stats.tp / S.gp | number:1 | ifEmpty:0 }]}

    {[{games[0].game_schedule_year}]}

    Opponent Date Result MIN FG-FGA FG% 3P-3PA 3P% FT-FTA FT% OFF DEF REB AST BLK STL PF TO PTS
    @{[{S.game_title}]} {[{S.event_date | date:'MMM d'}]} W {[{S.player_game_stats.byu_score|ifEmpty:0}]} - {[{S.player_game_stats.opp_score|ifEmpty:0}]} T {[{S.player_game_stats.byu_score|ifEmpty:0}]} - {[{S.player_game_stats.opp_score|ifEmpty:0}]} L {[{S.player_game_stats.byu_score|ifEmpty:0}]} - {[{S.player_game_stats.opp_score|ifEmpty:0}]} - {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.min | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.fgm + "-" + S.player_game_stats.stats.fga | ifEmpty: .000 }]} {[{(S.player_game_stats.stats.fgm / S.player_game_stats.stats.fga | number:3 | stats) | ifEmpty:.000 | number:3 | limitTo : 4 : 1}]} {[{(S.player_game_stats.stats.fgm3 | ifEmpty:0) + "-" + (S.player_game_stats.stats.fga3 | ifEmpty:0 )}]} {[{(S.player_game_stats.stats.fgm3 / S.player_game_stats.stats.fga3 | number:3 | stats) | ifEmpty:.000| number:3 | limitTo : 4 : 1}]} {[{(S.player_game_stats.stats.ftm | ifEmpty:0) + "-" + (S.player_game_stats.stats.fta | ifEmpty:0)}]} {[{(S.player_game_stats.stats.ftm / S.player_game_stats.stats.fta | number:3 | stats) | ifEmpty:.000| number:3 | limitTo : 4 : 1}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.oreb | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.dreb | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.treb | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.ast | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.blk | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.stl | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.pf | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.to | ifEmpty:0 }]} {[{S.player_game_stats.stats.tp | ifEmpty:0 }]}
    • Paisley going up for a layup.

      Johnson WCC vs. SCU.jpeg

    • P. Harding Pass vs. SMC 2020-21

      P. Harding Pass vs. SMC 2020-21

    • Harding Drive vs. Pepperdine 2020-21

      Harding Drive vs. Pepperdine 2020-21

    • Harding Dribble vs. Pepperdine 2020-21

      Harding Dribble vs. Pepperdine 2020-21

    • Harding vs. SMC 2020-21

      P. Harding vs. SMC 2020-21

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      MGC21260.jpg

    • MGC21201.jpg

      MGC21201.jpg

    • Paisley Johnson-Harding drives against Rutgers defender

      Paisley Johnson Harding drives against Rutgers defender.JPG

    • Harding, Paisley_W2_4317.jpg

      Harding, Paisley_W2_4317.jpg