33 Joseph Thompson
33 Joseph Thompson
Height: 6-7
Weight: 235
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lillington, N.C.
High School: Louisburg CC
Position: Forward

2011-12: Joseph had a great first season with the Rams where he was one of the premier players in the WSSU frontcourt…He finished the season with 111 total rebounds (3.7 rebounds per game)…He also added 6.1 points per game with 18 steals and 10 blocked shots…His best effort of the season came against Washington Adventist when he score a career-high 16 points…He recorded his first career double-double against Saint Augustine’s when he scored 10 points and pulled in a career-high 10 rebounds…He also pulled in nine rebounds in a win over Belmont Abbey…He added 11 points to lead the Rams to a huge upset win over the top-seeded Shaw Bears in the semifinals of the 2012 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Championship Tournament.

Personal: Joseph joined the Rams in the fall of 2011 where he made an immediate impact on the team…He came to WSSU after spending two seasons at Louisburg College…He is a graduate of Central-Phenix City High School where he was one of the top players, earning a spot on the Class 6A All-State Team.