5 Devonte Thomas
5 - Devonte Thomas
Height: 6-5
Weight: 179
Year: Jr.-2L
Hometown: Waldorf, Md.
High School: North Point
Position: G/F

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012-13: Started in 18 of his 27 games played as the team’s leading threat from beyond the arc…Paced the squad in three pointers made and attempts (54-of-169)…Hit double figures 16 times, led by a season-best 27 points against Flagler on Jan. 17 where he drained five treys…Placed 13th in the PBC with a 80.5 free-throw percentage and 17th in free throws with 66-82.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011-12: Started 19 of 26 games he played in as the primary outside shooting threat…Second on team with 12.7 points per game, good for 23rd in the conference…Snagged 3.2 rebounds a night…A prolific three-point shooter…Ranked fourth in the PBC with 71 made threes…Topped the 20-point mark four times, including a 27-point explosion on 9-of-15 shooting (6-of-9 from behind the arc) against Lander late in the season…Followed it up with 20 points on 7-of-15 shooting (4-of-10 from downtown) in the regular season finale vs. Armstrong Atlantic…Did not play in the PBC Tournament due to an injury suffered in the final regular-season game.

High School: Attended North Point High in Waldorf, Md...Graduated in 2011...Four year letterman...Named conference Player of the Year in senior season...Three years All-SMAC first team...Team MVP 2009-11...Graduated with scholastic honors.

Personal: Son to Lawrence and Angela Jackson...Has six siblings: Te'Vaugn, Greggory, Tyreke, Darius, Jasmine, and Symphani Jackson...Born February 12, 1993 in Southern Maryland...Majoring in Kinesiology (Sports Exercise and Physical Therapy)...Is ambidextrious...Would like to switch places for a day with head coach Dip Metress...Wants to break current Augusta State scoring records...Favorite musical group is Jackson 5.