Larry Thomas named D3hoops.com First-Team All-Region

Larry Thomas (photo by Cari Dean)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Junior men's basketball player Larry Thomas has been voted First-Team All-South Region by D3hoops.com, it was announced today.

Thomas, the 2014 Southern Athletic Association Offensive Player of the Year and First-Team All-SAA selection, led the league in scoring this past season averaging 19.3 points a game as well as a second-best 7.5 rebounds a contest. He had eight double-doubles, including a career-high 12 caroms against Millsaps, Dec. 1, and scored over 20 points in 12 games, including a career-high 40 points against Huntingdon, Jan. 21. Thomas also led the SAA with 2.3 steals a game, and shot over 47 percent from the field and over 40 percent from three-point range for the season. On Jan. 31 against Berry College he passed 1,000 career points, and ended the season with 1,182 points, putting him at ninth on BSC's all-time scoring list.