21 Schuyler Thomas
21 - Schuyler Thomas
Height: 6-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Fort Valley, Ga.
Position: F/C
Previous School: Cowley County CC

Birthdate: 6/1/82

Parents: Rudolph & Margaret

Sister: Sherika (27)

Brother: Sheridan (15)

Major: Education

Also Recruited By: UT-San Antonio, Winthrop

OUTLOOK - Gives the Golden Eagles an inside recruit with size and

maturity ... Can play the center and power forward positions ...

Athletic player who can crash the boards and block shots.

JUNIOR COLLEGE - Played two seasons at Cowley County (Kan.) Community

College ... Averaged 9.4 points and a team-leading 6.1 rebounds as a

sophomore ... Played in all 31 games, making 14 starts, but averaged

just 19.8 minutes per game due to overall team depth (nine of Cowley's

12 players averaged over 15 minutes and no more than 25 minutes per

game) ... Led his squad to a 22-12 overall record and a trip to the

regional championship game ... Best overall game came against Labette

County as a sophomore, as he scored a career-high 27 points (10-12 FG,

7-10 FT) and grabbed a team-best 12 rebounds ... Also notched 22 points

(10-15 FG, 2-3 FT) and 12 rebounds in a win over Allen County ...

Tallied 16 points (7-9 FG, 2-3 FT) , nine rebounds and team season-high

three blocks in 79-70 loss to Northeastern Oklahoma ... Had a

season-high 13 rebounds at Three Rivers College .... Posted six

double-double efforts ... Ended his sophomore campaign as the team's

leader in blocked shots (19) ... Shot 53.9 percent (118-of-219) from the

field ... Coached by Randy Smithson.

HIGH SCHOOL - Graduated from Peach County (Ga.) High School in 2000 ...

Led his squad to a 16-8 overall mark and a third-place district finish

as a senior ... Named Team MVP his final year ... Coached by Ricky Wray

... Also participated in Track and Cross-Country ... Went to state in