#1 Matthew Thomas
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Height: 5-10
Class: JR
Position: G
Hometown: New York, N.Y.

G · JR · 5-10
New York, N.Y./Bronx C.C.

First Year with the Bulldogs

As a Junior (2012-13): 

  • Saw playing time in all 29 games the Bulldogs’ played in on the year, making start in 17 games at point guard.
  • Averaged 10.8 points a game and 3.8 rebounds a contest.
  • Led the team in assists with 113 on the year and finished second in steals with 41.
  • Shot 73 percent from the free throw line (111-of-152).
  • Was Union’s leading scorer in two games, scoring 16 at Cumberlands (Nov. 24) and 20 against Bryan in the AAC Tournament (Feb. 21). 
  • 20 points in Bryan game was a season-high for the junior.
  • Went a perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line in an 81-54 victory over St. Andrews (Nov. 28).
  • Recorded a team best seven assists in a game on three separate occasions (Cincinnati-Clermont Dec. 11 and Feb. 9, Cincinnati Christian, Nov. 2). 
Men's Basketball Roster
Roster for 2012-13 Men's Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
1Matthew ThomasJRG5-10 New York, N.Y.
5Derrick ThorpeJRG6-2 Macon, Ga.
14Sean BrownFRG6-2 Louisville, Ky.
15James StrangeSRG5-10 Pineville, Ky.
20David SimpsonSOF6-4 Brooklyn, N.Y.
21Daniel Fernandez-MunkholmSOG6-3 Arroyo de la Miel, Spain
22Josh SmithSRG6-3 Corbin, Ky.
23Tyler WagnerSOF6-6 Corbin, Ky.
24Tarik SmithJRG6-3 Tempe, Ariz.
30Tyrell HallJRF6-6 Birmingham, Ala.
32Archie AdamsJRF6-5 Aiken, S.C.
35Tanner BroughtonFRG6-1 Barbourville, Ky.
54Deante JohnsonSOF6-8 Cincinnati, Ohio
55Kyle BushFRG5-11 Ashland, Ky.
Kevin Burton Image
Head Coach
1st season
Kevin Harrington Image
Assistant Coach
2nd season