#12 Robby Thomas | Forward
Hometown: Shawnee, Kan.
Previous School: Maranatha Academy
2014-15 Second Team All-GPAC
2014-15 Omaha World-Herald All-Nebraska Honorable Mention
2013-14 Honorable Mention All-GPAC
2013-14 Omaha World Herald All-Nebraska Honorable Mention
Thomas started all 29 games that he appeared in ... averaged 13.3 points (second on the team) and 6.7 rebounds (second on the team), 2.4 assists, 2.4 blocks and 1.0 steal while playing an average of 29.5 minutes per game ... shot 48.6 percent (141-for-290) from the field, 40.0 percent (48-for-120) from 3-point range and 67.1 percent (55-for-82) from the free throw line ... led the conference with a program single-season record 71 blocks ... racked up a career high 27 points on Dec. 29 ... hauled in a season high 13 rebounds ... swatted a career best eight shots vs. Grace University on Nov. 7 ... dished out four assists in nine separate games.
Thomas appeared in all 29 games and made 28 starts ... averaged 11.3 points (second on the team), 7.0 rebounds (second in the GPAC), 2.1 assists and 1.79 blocks (13th in NAIA Division II) while playing an average of 30.4 minutes per game ... shot 44.4 percent from the field, 41.7 percent from 3-point range and 73.6 percent from the free throw line ... tallied a career high 21 points at Nebraska Wesleyan on 2-5-14 ... hauled in a career best 15 rebounds at Mount Marty on 2-1-14 ... rejected a career high six shots versus York on 11-1-13 ... dished out a career best six assists versus Hastings on 11-26-13.
Thomas appeared in 23 games for the Bulldogs during the 2012-13 season, starting in four of those games.... during his freshman season Thomas averaged 15.4 minutes per game while averaging 2.3 points per game and 2.4 rebounds per game... Thomas shot 39.6 percent (19-48) from the field while shooting a team best 41.7 percent (10-24) from the three point line.... Thomas scored a season best nine points and grabbed a season best six rebounds against Dakota Wesleyan on 1-20-13
Prepped at Maranatha Academy for four years ... Played basketball under coach Travis Hackathorn ... Team captain his junior and senior years ... Earned three varsity letters and All-Conference second team honors ... Participated in tennis for three years ... Placed fifth in the state doubles tournament ... Also played on the varsity soccer team for one year.
Born in Shawnee, Kansas on March 28 ... Son of Mike and Jana Thomas ... Has one older brother.