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Anthony Thompson
Player Profile:
Anthony Thompson 2288867
Position: Guard
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 150
Year: Senior
Hometown: Glenn Dale, Md.
High School: Bullis

• A 360 Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

AS A JUNIOR IN 2015-2016:
• Played in all 35 games on the season, starting 33 times and totaling 1,135 minutes
• Averaged 7.1 points, 2.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.1 steals per game, while hitting 79.5 percent of his free throws (66 of 83)
• Made 43 of 168 three-point attempts
• Ranked 10th in the Patriot League in minutes played, 11th in assists and 14th in steals
• Finished the season 192nd in the nation in minutes played
• Led the team in assists 12 times, steals 11 times, scoring three times and rebounds once
• Scored in double figures 11 times on the season
• Tied the school single-season record for games played, while placing fifth for minutes played, fifth for three-point attempts and 10th for games started
• Scored 12 points in the NCAA Tournament victory over Southern
• Recorded six points, four rebounds, three assists and three steals in the Patriot League championship game victory at Lehigh
• Posted seven points, three rebounds and three assists in the Patriot League quarterfinal win at Bucknell, including a key three-pointer in overtime
• Hit the game winning three-pointer with 9.3 seconds remaining in the Patriot League Tournament first round victory at Loyola (Md.)
• Led the team with 23 points, four rebounds and three assists against Albany
• His six three-pointers made against Albany tied for sixth place on the all-time Holy Cross single-game list
• Scored a team-high 16 points to go along with three rebounds, three assists and two steals at Bucknell
• Led the team with 14 points, three assists, two rebounds and two steals at Colgate
• Totaled 13 points, two rebounds, two assists and two steals vs. American
• Scored 13 points in the win over Harvard, while hitting all seven of his free throws
• Recorded 12 points, three rebounds and two assists in win over Lafayette
• Scored 11 points against Bucknell
• Totaled 11 points, five assists and four steals against New Hampshire
• Recorded 10 points, three assists, two rebounds and two steals in the victory over Sacred Heart
• Scored nine points at Boston University
• Tallied nine points and two rebounds at Army

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2014-2015:
• Played in 20 games on the year, starting 14 times
• Averaged 5.9 points, 2.2 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.3 steals per contest
• Missed 10 games due to injury
• Led the team in assists six times, in steals six times, in rebounding twice and in scoring once
• Scored in double-figures four times on the season
• Posted 16 points two rebounds and two steals at Sacred Heart
• Scored 15 points in the victory at Albany, while hitting all five of his three-point field goal attempts
• Tied the school single-game three-point percentage record at Albany
• Totaled 15 points, five steals, four rebounds and two assists in the victory over Brown
• Had 10 points, seven assists, three rebounds and two steals vs. Nichols
• Recorded eight points, three rebounds, three steals and two assists at Syracuse
• Netted seven points at Loyola (Md.)
• Tallied seven points, four rebounds and two assists against Hartford
• Posted six points, three boards and three assists vs. Boston University
• Had six points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals at Canisius

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013-2014:
• Selected to the Patriot League All-Rookie Team
• Named the Anaconda Patriot League Rookie of the Week on Feb. 17
• Played in 32 games on the year, starting 21 times
• Averaged 9.4 points, 2.5 assists, 2.2 rebounds and 0.9 steals per game
• Hit 41.4 percent (41 of 99) of his three-point field goal attempts and 78.5 percent (117 of 149) of his free throws
• Ranked sixth in the Patriot League in free throw percentage, ninth in three-point field goal percentage, 12th in assists and 27th in scoring
• Finished the year 227th in the nation in free throw percentage
• Led the team in assists 16 times, in steals 11 times, in scoring twice and in blocks once
• Scored in double-figures 15 times on the season
• Had 17 points, three rebounds and three steals in home win over Navy
• Totaled 17 points, five rebounds and two assists in the win at New Hampshire, while hitting all 10 of his free throw attempts
• Led the team with 15 points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals at Brown in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament first round
• Recorded 15 points, four assists and two steals against Belmont
• Scored 13 points against Lafayette
• Tallied 13 points, two rebounds and two assists in the victory at Lehigh
• Recorded 13 points and two assists in the win at Army

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played for coach Bruce Kelly at the Bullis School in Potomac, Md.
• Averaged 14.2 points per game during his senior year
• Named the Montgomery County Player of the Year as a senior
• A two-time All-Interstate Athletic Conference selection
• Received second team All-Met honors as a senior, after being an honorable mention selection as a junior
• Helped lead Bullis to an overall record of 24-3 as a junior, while averaging 12.0 points and 4.4 assists per game
• Scored 16 points in the 2012 IAC Tournament championship game, while leading his team to the title
• Also lettered in track and field, breaking school record in triple jump
• Captain of both the basketball and track teams as a senior
• Played AAU ball for Team Takeover

PERSONAL:
• Son of Tony and Nicole Thompson
• Father played basketball at Shippensburg University
• Has one brother (Aaron)
• Majoring in Mathematics

Thompson's Career Statistics

  Minutes  Total  3-Point  F-Throws  Rebounds   
Year  gp-gs  min  avg  fg  fga  pct  fg  fga  pct  ft  fta  pct  off  def  tot  avg  pf  fo  ast  t/o  blk  stl  pts  avg 
2013-14   32-21  882  27.6  72  181  .398  41  99  .414  117  149  .785  10  60  70  2.2  82  80  36  30  302  9.4 
2014-15   20-14  474  23.7  37  116  .319  19  63  .302  24  43  .558  14  29  43  2.2  42  40  20  26  117  5.9 
2015-16   35-33  1135  32.4  69  253  .273  43  168  .256  66  83  .795  14  74  88  2.5  71  88  36  37  247  7.1 
TOTAL  87-68  2491  28.6  178  550  .324  103  330  .312  207  275  .753  38  163  201  2.3  195  208  92  93  666  7.7 
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