25 - Rashawn Thomas
Rashawn Thomas
Height: 6-7
Weight: 240
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oklahoma City, Okla.
High School: Southeast
Position: Forward

2013-14 (FRESHMAN): Had one of the top freshman seasons in Islanders history, averaging 10.7 points and 5.2 rebounds in his 25 games of action … went 109-for-184 from the field, with his .592 field-goal percentage placing him second in the Southland … blocked 33 shots on the season to go along with 16 steals … had three 20-point games and 15 double-digit contests … made a splash in his Islanders debut, posting a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds at Oklahoma (12/5), adding three blocks and two steals … went 4-for-9 for 10 points against Cal State Northridge (12/20) … posted eight points, two blocks and three steals at Minnesota (12/28) … scored a career-best 18 points and swatted four shots at Central Arkansas (1/2) … posted second career double-double with 15 points and 12 boards against Oral Roberts (1/4) … posted 10 points and two blocks in the win over NW State (1/9) … netted 11 points on 5-of-6 shooting at Nicholls (1/18) … posted 10 points and eight boards against Southeastern (1/23) … posted a career-high 21 points to go along with six boards, two blocks and two steals at Incarnate Word (2/6) … followed that up with 20 points, six rebounds and a pair of blocks at Abilene Christian (2/8) … delivered 14 points and five boards against UCA (2/13) … scored 12 points with eight rebounds and two blocks against McNeese (3/6) … had a huge game at Northern Colorado (3/19), scoring 22 points with three steals.

Played three years for Walter Brewer at Southeast High School … averaged 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds per game … added three blocks and four assists per game … was a McDonald’s All-American nominee … earned First Team All-State and First Team All-City laurels … was named Boys Basketball Big All-City Player of the Year … led Southeast to state for the first time since 2008 as team took district and area titles … was named Southeast Athlete of the Year … averaged 15 points and nine rebounds per game as a junior.

Rashawn Shaquille Thomas was born on Aug. 15, 1994, in Oklahoma City … son of Marshalee Thomas … has two siblings, Jashawn Talton and Nita Jackson … is undecided as to his major at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.