Thomas named SAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week

Larry Thomas (photo courtesy of Larry Radloff, d3photography.com)
Larry Thomas (photo courtesy of Larry Radloff, d3photography.com)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Senior Larry Thomas has been named the Southern Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Week, the league office announced today.

Thomas, a guard from Atlanta, Ga., scored 19 points in BSC's overtime win against Maryville Sunday on the road, with 10 of those points coming in the overtime period to help clinch the win for the Panthers. He shot 6-of-13 from the field (46%) and 3-of-5 from three-point range (60%), and was 4-of-4 at the free throw line (100%). Thomas also pulled down 11 rebounds for his second double-double of the season, and recorded two steals and an assist.