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Brietta Thomas

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Baton Rouge, La.

High School:
University Lab

Height:
5-11

Position:
Guard

Experience:
3L

Brietta Thomas

2010-11: Named the LA Tech Sports Network Player of the Game three times ... Saw action in 26 games making six starts ... Averaged 6.0 points, 2.9 rebounds, 1.1 steals and 0.4 assists per game ... Also blocked eight shots ... Shot 41 percent from the field, 38 percent (29-77) from the three-point line and 50 percent from the free throw line ... Recorded 11 assists and 28 steals ... Scored in double figures four times ... Scored a career-high 28 points, hitting 7 of 9 three-pointers, in a win over Boise State ... Scored 12 points on three occasions, including in the NCAA Tournament game against Rutgers ... Hit the game-winning three-pointer with 2.2 seconds to play in a 94-92 triple overtime win over Fresno State ...

2009-10: Named the LA Tech Sports Network Player of the Game three times ... Started four games and saw action in 31 contests ... Averaged 5.7 points, 2.8 rebounds, 1.0 assists, and 0.8 steals per game ... Also recorded 12 blocks -- third most on the team ... Shot 40 percent from the field, 35 percent (22-63) from the three-point line and 77 percent from the free throw line ... Recorded 31 assists and 24 steals ... Scored in double figures six times ... Scored a career-high 22 points in a victory over Centenary ... Scored 12 points in wins over Nicholls State and Utah State ... Scored 11 points in wins over San Jose State and Utah State ... Recorded a career-high four assists in win over Centenary and a career-high three blocks in win over UTSA ... Also registered a career-high nine rebounds in win over UTSA ...

2008-09: Named the Business Technology Group Player of the Game (LA Tech Radio Network) twice ... Saw action in 32 games for Louisiana Tech ... Averaged 4.2 points, 2.3 rebounds, 0.7 assists and 0.4 steals per game for the Lady Techsters ... Shot 35 percent from the field, 31 percent (20-64) from the three-point line and 74 percent from the free throw line ... Totaled 22 assists, 14 steals and 10 blocked shots ... Scored in double figures four times during the year ... Scored a career-high 19 points in a win over Arizona on Dec. 6, hitting 7-of-10 field goals and 4-of-5 three-pointers ... Also scored 12 points in wins over Nicholls State and San Jose State (twice) ... Pulled down a career-high seven rebounds in a 77-54 win over SMU in the first round of the WNIT March 19 ... Registered a career-high four steals in a win at Hawaii Feb. 22 ...

2007-08: Saw action in 15 games for Louisiana Tech ... Averaged 0.5 points and 0.4 rebounds per game ... Also had one steal ... Shot 13 percent from the field, 22 percent from the three-point line and 50 percent from the free throw line ... Scored her first collegiate points with a three-pointer in a win over McNeese State (Dec. 31) ... Also hit a three-pointer in a win at Idaho (Feb. 9) ...

High School: Lettered for three years for coach Bonita Johnson at University High School in Baton Rouge ... Transferred from Catholic High Point Coupee where she played for three years (seventh grade through ninth grade) ... Led University to the state semifinals in Class 2A of the Louisiana state tournament as a senior ... Played in the Louisiana All-Star game following her senior season ... Named the District 8-2A Most Valuable Player as a junior ... Named all-district as sophomore and junior ... Named all-state honorable mention as a junior ... Led University High to the District 8-2A title and to the state playoffs last two years ... Named all-district second team and all-parish as an eighth grader ... Averaged 18.1 points and 3.9 assists as a junior ... Also played volleyball for University High for three years ... Named all-district in volleyball as a junior ...

Personal: Brietta Katrice Thomas ... Daughter of Lovetta and Walter Thomas ... Has three brothers, Jordan and Jorrell (twins), and Khalil ... Born March 1, 1990, in Baton Rouge, La.