2005-06: Started 24 of 29 games...Averaged 10.2 points and 4.0 rebounds in 27.3 minutes per game...His 4.0 rebounds per game ranked third highest on the squad...Finished second on the team in free-throw attempts (4.3) and free-throws made (2.4) per game...Scored a career-high 22 points versus Florida A&M on Feb. 18...Played a career-high 39 minutes against Coppin St. on Jan. 30...Pulled down a career-high eight rebounds three times (12/17 at George Washington, 1/9 at Norfolk St., 2/13 at Delaware St.).
Previous School/JUCO: Sat out 2002-03 season at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU) after suffering an eye injury...Tallied 10 points and six rebounds at CCSU during 2003-04 season...Transferred to Colby C.C. for 2004-05 season, averaged 15.6 ppg and 6.3 rpg in 31 games.
High School: Averaged 23.5 ppg and 11.3 rpg during senior year of high school... Led his team to the State Championship the same year... Named First-Team All-Metro and Third-Team All-State... Named the Baltimore County Player of the Year by marylandhoops.com... Averaged 11.3 ppg and 6.9 rpg per game during junior year...Named Second-team All-Baltimore County and led his team to the State Championship game the same year.
Personal: Born March 5, 1983 in Baltimore, Md... Has two sisters, Isha and Tyneisha, and two brothers, Tavon and Wayne... Son of Wayne and Denise Thornton... Major is English.