Freshman Season (2011-12)
Started 14 of 32 games for W&M and ranked second on the team at 11.1 points per game, which ranked 23rd in the CAA ... Named to the CAA All-Rookie Team ... Twice named CAA Rookie of the Week (1/9 and 2/6) ... During league play, ranked 18th in scoring (11.9) and sixth in 3-point field goal percentage at 39.1 percent ... Led W&M with 13 points at Drexel (2/14) ... Scored 11 of his 14 points against Northeastern (2/11) in the opening half, including a 3-of-4 effort from 3-point range ... Pulled down a career-high six rebounds vs. Old Dominion (2/8) ... Tallied a career-high 28 points vs. VCU (2/1), scoring the most points for a W&M freshman since 2005 and the sixth-best total in school history ... Was incredibly efficient against the Rams, hitting on 10-of-12 from the floor and 5-of-6 from 3-point range ... Scored 18 points to lead W&M vs. Drexel (1/23) ... Topped the Tribe with 22 points and five rebounds at VCU (1/19) ... Hit 10-of-14 from the free throw line against the Rams ... Led W&M with 19 points and a team-best three assists vs. Delaware (1/7) ... Scored a game-high 23 points, including 15 in the first half, at Mason (1/2), hitting 4-of-6 from 3-point range ... Made first collegiate start at Miami (Ohio) (12/29) and scored 15 points on 6-of-10 form the floor and 2-of-3 from 3-point range ... Scored 13 of his 15 points in the second half at Miami ... Tallied 14 points on 4-of-6 from the field and 5-of-6 from the free throw line vs. Wesley (12/15) ... Scored 10 of his 13 points in the first half in the victory at Liberty (11/20) ... Led W&M with 19 points and four assists off the bench against Liberty (11/14) in Williamsburg ... Keyed a 15-5 Tribe run to end the game with nine points as W&M closed a 13 point deficit to a single point in the final seconds and had a chance to tie at the buzzer against Liberty ... Scored 11 of his 13 points in the first half at Hampton (11/12) and led the Tribe with three assists.
One of the top scorers in the Washington, D.C. area ... Named Gatorade Maryland State Player of the Year as a senior, becoming the first Tribe signee to ever accomplish the feat ... Selected Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC) and Gazette PG County Player of the Year ... Averaged 23.4 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.7 steals per game as a senior ... Shot 49 percent from the field (137-of-282), 44 percent from 3-point range (121-of-276) and 84 percent (134-of-159) from the free throw line as a senior ... His senior scoring average, points scored (771) and 3-pointers made per all single-season school records, while his 134 free throws made ranked second ... Named to the 38th Annual Capital Classic All-Star Game and scored 15 points for the Capital All-Stars ... Played for Marty Keithline at Bishop McNamara ... A first-team All-WCAC, Washington Post All-Met and All-Prince George’s County ... Selected as the MVP of the 35th Great Florida Shootout in leading Bishop McNamara to the championship ... Selected as the Most Outstanding Player of the 51st annual Alhambra Catholic Invitational ... Named to the first team all-tournament as well as the event as he set tournament records for points scores in a tournament (78), points scored in a game (43) and most 3-pointers in a game (8) ... Scored a career-high and program record 43 points in his final game for Bishop McNamara in a victory over Bishop Walsh during the Alhambra Invitational ... Finished his career at Bishop McNamara averaging nearly 20 points per game and scoring 1,254 points, which ranks second in school history ... His career points per game average (19.9), 3-point field goal percent (43 percent) and 3-pointers made (161) are all McNamara school record ... A career 52 percent field goal shooter (280-of-549) and an 82 percent (211-of-258) free throw shooter ... As a junior named MVP of the Battle of the Beltway vs. Baltimore and in the DC Sports Fan Top Junior Game ... Averaged 17 points per game as a junior ... Earned honorable mention Washington Post All-Met as well as second-team all-area and All-WCAC as a junior ... Shot 42 percent from 3-point range in 2010 ... Named to a pair of all-tournament teams ... One of the most impressive scorers at the Bishop Gorman Holiday Classic, including a season-best 28 points in a win over Bishop Manogue of Nevada ... Led Bishop McNamara to the prestigious Rock Summer League title in 2010 for the first time since 1994 with 22 points in the championship game against DeMatha ... Named the PGSportsFan’s first annual ‘The Rock’ Finals MVP ... Selected as the Future’s All-Star MVP in the WCAC and Maryland high school junior all-star game ... Played AAU for D.C. Assault under the direction of Renard Phillips and Bruce Shingler ... Helped D.C. Assault finish third in the adidas 64 Tournament and second at the Desert Duel in 2010.
Volunteered as a tutor in high school in addition to donating his time on behalf of the Special Olympics as well as food and clothing drives for the needy ... His brother, Andre Brooks, played basketball at Bridgeport University ... The son of Wayne and Debra Thornton ... Intends to major in business at W&M.