1-on-1 With Class of 2017 Terryonte Thomas

Gene's Page talks one-on-one with class of 2017 point guard/shooting guard Terryonte Thomas of New Hope (MS) High School.


  • Name: Terryonte Thomas
  • Classification: 2017
  • High School: New Hope (MS) High School
  • Position: Point Guard/Shooting Guard
  • HT: WT: 6-foot-4, 198
  • Ranking: NR
  • Schools Of Interest: Baylor, Clemson, Georgia Tech, Memphis, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, UT-Martin

  • What position do you play?
    "Point guard and shooting guard but mostly shooting guard."

    How would you describe yourself as a player?
    "I have a good mid-range game, play above the rim, play with energy, high motor."

    What are some things that you are working on?
    "I'm still working on improving my defense. I'm working on sliding my feet better, closing out better, and working on my left hand, crossover, stuff like that."

    What colleges are showing interest in you?
    "Baylor, Memphis, UT-Martin, Georgia Tech, Clemson, Ole Miss and Mississippi State."

    How do you find out what schools are showing interest in you. Does your coach tell you?
    "My coach told me. Plus, we went to the Mississippi State team camp this summer."

    How you any idea what schools you may visit unofficially this season?
    "Probably Memphis and Baylor."

    Gene Swindoll is the publisher of the GenesPage.com website, the source for Mississippi State sports on Scout.com sports network. You can contact him by emailing swindoll@genespage.com.


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