Uniform #: 7

Height: 180 / 5'11''

Position: Point Guard 

Team:  Cholet (France) (2014-14)       

Nationality: USA
 
Agency: PEPI SPORT

 

Previous teams: 

Le Mans (France)

Aliaga (Turkey) 

V.Libertas PS (Italy) 

Erdemir (Turkey) 

Partizan (Serbia)
                                                    
                             

 

Born: Feb.26, 1985 in White Plains (New York, USA)
Full name: Torey Jamal Thomas. Son of Rosemary Thomas. Has one brother and two sisters
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Outllook:
Offense: A true "pass-first" point guard. Unselfish player. Makes everyone else better. Outstanding handle. Can get in the lane and distribute. One of the quickest guards in the nation from foul line to foul line. Outstanding physical condition, Strong, well-built (NFL football-like). Will raise the bar for any team with his condition.
Defense: Absolute "lockdown" defender, Tough, Very quick, one of the best on-the-ball defenders in the country. Slides feet well, Intense, very competitive. Has a nose for the ball, Rebounds extremely well for size, almost 5 per game. With his combination of strength, speed, toughness and endurance, can guard anyone man-to-man full-court.
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Career:
White Plains, N.Y. / Trinity Catholic (Conn.)
2003-2004: Holy Cross (NCAA): 28 games: 5.1ppg, 2.1rpg, 1.5apg
2004-2005: Holy Cross (NCAA): 31 games: 7.7ppg, 4.1rpg, 3.7apg, 1.8spg, FGP: 38.5%, 3Pts: 24%
2005-2006: Holy Cross (NCAA, starting five): 32 games: 11.0ppg, 5.3rpg, 4.8apg, 2.4spg, FG: 39.2%, 3PT: 35.4%, FT: 67.9%
2006-2007: Holy Cross (NCAA, starting five): 34 games: 13.7ppg, 4.7rpg, 4.7apg, 2.8spg, FGP: 37.5%, 3Pts: 40.3%, FT: 77.1%
2007 July: Summer Pro-Am League in Long Beach (Jamba Juice)
2007: NBA pre-draft workout: New York Knicks, New Jersey Nets, Utah Jazz, Boston Celtics
2007-2008: Oct.'07 signed with Kepez Bld Antalya (Turkey-TBL): 5 games: 1.2ppg; in Dec.'07 signed at Akropol BBK (Sweden-Basketligan, starting five): 22 games: Score-1(25,6ppg), 7.6rpg, Assists-2(6.6apg), Steals-1(3.1spg), 2FGP: 55.4%, 3PT: 43.8%, FT: 81.4%: Score-1(25.6ppg), 7.6rpg, Assists-1( 6.6apg), Steals-1(3.1spg), 3PT: 43.8%, FT: 81.4%, FGP: 55.4%, in March '08 signed with Etendard de Brest (France-ProB, starting five): 8 games: 7.9ppg, 2.3rpg, 1.9apg, 2FGP: 40.4%, 3PT: 40.0%, FT: 77.3%
2008-2009: Hanzevast Capitals Groningen (Holland-Eredivisie, starting five): 46 games: 14.0ppg, 5.7rpg, Assists-2(5.0apg), Steals-3(3.0spg), FGP: 45.8%, 3PT: 36.5%, FT: 72.2%
2009: June: Free Agent Workout With New York Knicks
2009-2010: Matrixx Magix Nijmegen (Holland-Eredivisie, starting five): 32 games: Score-5(16.5ppg), 5.9rpg, Assists-1(6.8apg), Steals-1(2.9spg), FGP: 46.3%, 3PT: 27.8%, FT: 78.6%
2010: In May signed at Guaros de Lara (Venezuela-LPB, starting five)
2010-2011: PGE Turow Zgorzelec (Poland-PLK, starting five): 41 games: 14.4ppg, 4.2rpg, Assists-3(5.7apg), 2.2spg, FGP: 43.9%, 3PT: 33.3%, FT: 75.1%
2011-2012: Spartak Primorie Vladivostok (Russia-PBL, starting five): Eurochallenge Qualifying Round: 2 games: 13.0ppg, 4.0rpg, 2.5apg, 1.5spg; Russian League: 22 games: Score-3(15.3ppg), 4.8rpg, 4.5apg, Steals-4(1.8spg), FGP: 36.5%, 3PT: 39.1%, FT: 65.5%
2012: Metros de Santiago (Dominican Rep.-LNB, starting five)
2012-2013: BC Partizan MT:S Beograd (Serbia-A League): Euroleague: 4 games: 2.0ppg, 2.3apg; Adriatic League: 6 games: 6.2ppg, 2.7rpg, 2.5apg, 2FGP: 44.0%, 3FGP: 27.3%, FT: 60.0%, left in Nov.'12 moved to Erdemirspor Eregli (Turkey-TBL), in Dec.'12 signed at Victoria Libertas Pesaro (Italy-SerieA, starting five): 18 games: 3.9ppg, 1.7rpg, 1.4apg
2013-2014: Aliaga Petkim (Turkey-TBL): 2 games: 1.5ppg, 3.0rpg, 6.0apg, 1.0spg, in Dec.'13 moved to Le Mans Sarthe Basket (France-ProA): Eurocup: 2 games: 3.5ppg, 2.5rpg, 4.5apg, 1.5spg; French ProA: 5 games: 7.2ppg, 2.4rpg, 2.4apg, 2.0spg, 2FGP: 47.1%, 3FGP: 31.3%, FT: 50.0%, in Jan.'14 signed at Cholet Basket (France-ProA): EuroChallenge: 4 games: 13.8ppg, 4.0rpg, 4.0apg, 1.8spg, left in Apr.'14
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Awards/Achievements:
HS Two-time first team All-State and All-FCIAC selection
Patriot League Regular Season Champion -03
Patriot League Tournament Winner -03
Patriot League Regular Season Champion -05
Patriot League Tournament Finalist -05, 06
Patriot League Regular Season Runner-Up -06
All-Patriot League 2nd Team -06
Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year -07
1st Team All-Conference -07
3rd in Nation in Number of Steals (92) -07
5th in Nation in Steals per Game (2.8) -07
1st in Conference in Steals -07
1st in Conference in Assists -07
2nd All-Time Holy Cross History in Number of Steals -07
MVP Patriot League Conference Championship Game (28 pts.; 6 rebs.; 4 ast.; 3 stl.) -07
All-Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year -07
All-Patriot League 1st Team -07
Patriot League All-Tournament Team -07
Eurobasket.com All-Swedish Basketligan Player of the Year -08
Eurobasket.com All-Swedish Basketligan Guard of the Year -08
Eurobasket.com All-Swedish Basketligan Import Player of the Year -08
Eurobasket.com All-Swedish Basketligan 1st Team -08
Eurobasket.com Swedish Basketligan All-Imports Team -08
Eurobasket.com Swedish Basketligan All-Defensive Team -08
Dutch Eredivisie Semifinals -09
Eurobasket.com All-Dutch Eredivisie Defensive Player of the Year -09
Eurobasket.com All-Dutch Eredivisie 2nd Team -09, 10
Dutch Eredivisie All-Star Game -10
Eurobasket.com Dutch Eredivisie All-Imports Team -10
Eurobasket.com Dutch Eredivisie All-Defensive Team -10
Polish League All-Star Game -11
Polish Cup Semifinals -11
Eurobasket.com All-Polish League 1st Team -11
Eurobasket.com Polish League All-Imports Team -11 

 

SUMMARY
TEAM G MIN PTS 2FGP 3FGP FT RO RD RT AS PF BS ST TO
  5 106 36 8-17 5-16 5-10 3 9 12 12 12 0 10 6
Cholet 4 123 28 3-7 7-12 1-1 3 9 12 16 8 0 4 11
AVERAGE
Le Mans 5 21.2 7.2 47.1% 31.3% 50.0% 0.6 1.8 2.4 2.4 2.4 0.0 2.0 1.2
Cholet 4 30.8 7.0 42.9% 58.3% 100.0% 0.8 2.3 3.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 1.0 2.8