Ben Taylor

NBA Experience 8th season
Born October 7, 1985 (Murfreesboro, Tenn.)
Resides Orlando, Fla.
High School Cannon County HS (Woodbury, Tenn.)
College Middle Tennessee State Univ. ‘09

Ben Taylor has officiated 332 regular-season games in six seasons as an NBA official. He also worked 17 regular-season games as a non-staff official.

His most memorable assignment was a regular-season game between the Miami Heat and the then Charlotte Bobcats on March 3, 2014, when Miami’s LeBron James scored 61 points.

Taylor joined the full-time NBA staff in 2013-14 after six seasons as a referee in the NBA G League. He also has experience as a FIBA referee.

He received a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from Middle Tennessee State University.

Fun Facts

Favorite TV Show The West Wing
Favorite Movie Field of Dreams
Favorite Musician Brian McKnight
Favorite Book Mitch Rapp Series
Favorite Meal Cheeseburger and Tater Tots
Favorite App TripIt
Would Most Like To Visit Scotland
Bucket List Play golf at Augusta National
Hidden Talent Dancing