Thomas Bryant

Position: Forward
Height: 6-9 / 206 cms
Weight: 210 lbs / 95 kgs
School: Bishop Kearney H.S. Ď15
Hometown: Rochester, N.Y.

USA Basketball Notes

  • Gold Medal: 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship.
  • Member of the USA Basketball Menís U16 National Team that posted a perfect 5-0 record en route to winning gold at the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship in Maldonado, Uruguay; checked in off the bench to average 10.0 ppg. and 7.2 rpg., while notching a USA U16 and tournament record 18 blocked shots.
  • Named to the 2013-14 USA Basketball Menís Developmental National Team on March 27, 2013.
  • Participated in the October 2012 USA Developmental National Team mini-camp, held in Colorado Springs, Colo.

High School Honors

  • 2013 MaxPreps Sophomore All-America honorable mention.
  • 2013 New York State Class AA Tournament MVP.
  • 2013 and 2012 All-Greater Rochester first team.

High School Notes

  • Attends Bishop Kearney High School (N.Y.), where as a sophomore, he helped lead his team to a 17-8 record, the 2013 New York Class AA Tournament crown and the New York Federation Tournament of Champions semifinals; started 24 of 25 games and averaged 12.4 ppg., 9.0 rpg., 1.3 apg. and 3.0 bpg.†
  • Aided Bishop Kearney to a 17-7 record and the 2012 New York Class A championship game; started 23 of 24 games and averaged 10.0 ppg., 6.1 rpg., 1.0 apg. and 1.6 bpg.

Personal Notes

  • Born on July 31, 1997, in his hometown of Rochester, N.Y.
  • Son of Linda and Edward Bryant.
  • Started playing basketball when he was 8 or 9 years old.
  • The Inside Scoop

    • Two of his top memories from the 2012 Olympics were the U.S. Olympic Menís Basketball Team winning gold and Usain Bolt winning gold.
    • Favorite player on the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team: LeBron James because, ďhe is a leader.Ē
    • Plans on majoring in: sports science.
    • If he could drive anything, it would be: a Rolls Royce Phantom.†
    • Top five movies of all time: Rush Hour 2 and 3, Toy Story 2, Madagascar and The Lion King.
    • Favorite sports magazine: Sports Illustrated.
    • Favorite app: Subway Surfers.
    • Favorite sport other than basketball: football.
    • Favorite class: global studies.
    • Favorite basketball player of all time: LeBron James.
    • Favorite team: Boston Celtics.
    • Favorite Olympian: LeBron James.
    • Most played song on his iPod: Meek Millz.
    • Would compare his game to: Kevin Durant.
    • This right-hander wears No. 31 because: itís his date of birth.
    • Away from the court, enjoys: drawing and going to the movies.
    • Most people donít know: that heís just 15 years old.
    • First trip outside the United States was with the USA U16 National Team.

    USA Basketball Statistics

    TEAM
    G/S
    FGM-FGA
    PCT
    3PM-3PA
    PCT
    FTM-FTA
    PCT
    REB/AVG
    PTS/AVG
    AST
    BLK
    STL
    2013 U16
    5/0
    14- 21
    .667
    0- 0
    .---
    22- 32
    .688
    36/ 7.2
    50/ 10.0
    5
    18
    5