Taylor Math Students Win MATH Challenge01/17/2020 The Taylor University Mathematics Department has won the annual Michigan Autumn Take-Home, or MATH, Challenge. The contest is directed by Albion College in Michigan. Taylor’s team scored 60 points to finish first in the 52-team field. Wheaton College and Illinois Wesleyan University tied for second place with 39 points. The Taylor team was coached by Drs. Derek Thompson and Daniel Rodman.