Maria Taylor Biography

Biography by ClarencePublished on 19.Jun.2017
Facts of Maria Taylor
Date of Birth: 1987 , May-12
Age:30 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
NameMaria Taylor
Birth NameMaria Diane Taylor
Birth Place/CityBirmingham, Alabama, United States
Net WorthN/A
Married toRyan Dwyer (m. 2013)
EducationUniversity of Georgia
MoviesNow It's Overhead
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Maria Taylor is an analyst and host of ESPN & the SEC Network from several years. She covers college volleyball, college football, and college men’s and women’s basketball. Her analysis of numerous games has been taken into consideration by various teams to improve their performance.

Early life and education

Maria Taylor was born as Maria Taylor Hyatt on May 12, 1987, in the United States. She belongs to Afro-American ethnicity and holds an American nationality.

Taylor joined the Centennial High School and showed her interest in sports from her childhood days. She was involved in school team as an athlete several times.

Taylor was the recipient of the Atlanta Tip-Off Team of the Year and also the member of the 2004 USA Volleyball Junior National A2 team.

Upon graduation, Taylor got an athletic scholarship from the University of Georgia, where she played basketball and volleyball since 2005 till 2009. During her time at Georgia, Taylor was honored by numerous awards.


Maria Taylor is currently working as college analyst in SEC Network in her third season. She serves in ESPN as a college football reporter with Brent Jesse Palmer and Musburger.

Taylor also works as volleyball and women’s basketball analyst. She started to work weekly on Saturday night primetime college football telecast on ESPN2 as the sideline reporter and also covered the annual bowl game for ESPN.

Taylor has been working for the NCAA Women’s Basketball Selection Show as an analyst. She is also covered both NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Preview Show and also covered Women’s Volleyball National Championship & ESPN’s NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament.

Before 2012, Taylor worked for the University of Georgia as a reporter and was a host for three years there. She also made her appearance on numerous studio shows such as SportsNite and Dawg Report.

Taylor appeared in the SEC Men’s Basketball Tonight. She is also experienced in working with Fox Sports South and the ACC Digital Network, where Taylor worked as a freelance women’s basketball analyst.

Taylor also worked for Raycom Sports as a freelance women’s basketball analyst.

Personal life

Maria Taylor is not a married yet. But according to the sources, she is currently dating a boyfriend but has not revealed his name. Till now, we here no rumors of the couple tying their knot together.

Net worth

Maria Taylor reportedly earns a good amount of salary from ESPN as a sports anchor and analyst which ables her to live a celebrity life. However, she has not disclosed the actual amount of her current net worth.