Thomas leads men's basketball with 21 points
Men's basketball to begin postseason play vs. Florida Atlantic
2013-14 regular season to end at home for men's basketball
The Herd walks away with an 80-68 victory over the Panthers.
Marshall men's basketball
Marshall @ South Carolina
Nov. 26, 2013
Nov. 23, 2013
2013-14 (SOPHOMORE):Played in 33 of 33 games ... Made 26 starts on the year ... In his first season at Marshall, the sophomore transfer finished the season averaging 12.7 points, 4 rebounds, and a team best 1.2 steals ...He had the best performance of his career against Western Kentucky (Nov. 26) with a game high 27 points and six steals, while shooting 7-of-12 from the field and 12-for-13 from the free-throw line ... Scored in double digits in 23 games (20 or more in three games) and five or more rebounds in nine games on the year.
AT CHIPOLA: Rated as the No. 1 shooting guard and fifth overall prospect in the class of 2013 by Rivals.com... Was an ESPN Super 60 recruit... Ranked as the No. 9 junior college recruit according to JUCOrecruiting.com... Averaged 9.9 points, 5.3 rebounds and 3.2 assists while shooting 47.1 percent from the field... Led Chipola to a 25-4 record and final national ranking of 13th
PRIOR TO CHIPOLA: Grew up playing at the East Denver YMCA and later for the Colorado Hawks AAU program... Played his freshman season at Montbello High School in Denver... Transferred to Maryland's Princeton Day Academy and in his first season there, helped lead his team to a 31-6 record, losing in the state title game... Invited to try out for a spot on the USA Basketball U-16 national team
PERSONAL: Born Nov. 1, 1993... Grandson of LaTonya Smith and Mark Dowdell... Has two sisters and four brothers