Torey Thomas Named Crusader Of The Week

Dec. 25, 2006

WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior guard Torey Thomas (White Plains, N.Y.) has been named the Holiday Inn Express Crusader of the Week, for competition from December 18-24. Last week, Thomas averaged 11.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, 4.0 steals and 3.0 assists per game for the Holy Cross men's basketball team, while hitting three of six attempts from three-point range.

In Tuesday's game at Providence, Thomas recorded 13 points, four rebounds, four steals and two assists. He then had 10 points, seven rebounds, four assists and four steals in Thursday's contest against George Mason.

Through 11 games played this season, Thomas is now averaging 11.6 points, 4.6 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 2.7 steals per contest. Over the course of his career as a Crusader, he has now totaled 864 points, 404 rebounds, 354 assists and 203 steals. Thomas currently ranks fourth all-time at Holy Cross in career steals, and ninth in career assists.

The Crusaders (6-5 overall) return to action on Thursday, Dec. 28, when they play at La Salle at 6:00 p.m.