12 - Scott Thompson
Scott Thompson
Height: 7-0
Weight: 250
Year: RS-Freshman
Hometown: Meridian, Idaho
High School: Mountain View
Position: Forward/Center

2008-09 Averaged 0.9 ppg and 0.8 rpg in 26 games played ... suffered a sprained left ankle in practice prior in preseason and didn't play in the first three games .... played two minutes at Georgia and vs. Arizona, picking up 1 rebound vs. the Bulldogs ... at San Jose State played 5 minutes ... in win over Sacramento State he played 4 minutes, scoring the first 2 points of his career on a short jumper and also collected a block and a rebound ... scored career-high 4 points with career-high 5 rebounds and a block in win over NDNU, playing career-high 17 minutes ... saw more playing time with injury to Ben Dowdell (UNLV), scoring 2 points with 1 rebound and a block in 8 minutes in loss at UNLV ... scored 4 points in 10 minutes in loss at Pacific ... playing 1 minute, grabbed 1 rebound vs. Stanford ... played 3 minutes, scoring 2 points in win over Belmont ... played 5 minutes at Saint Mary's ... played 2 minutes vs. San Diego ... played 13 minutes with 2 assists and 1 point at Gonzaga ... played 8 minutes with 1 block and 2 rebounds in win over USF ... played 5 minutes with 2 points and 2 rebounds in win over Houston Baptist ... scored 2 points with 1 block and 1 steal in 12 minutes in win vs. LMU ... scored 2 points, had 1 block and 1 steal in 12 minutes vs. Pepperdine ... 2 rebounds and 1 block in win at LMU ... scored 2 points at USF ... had 1 steal vs. Gonzaga ... had 1 rebound vs. Portland ... had 1 rebound in 1 minute vs. San Diego.

2007-08 Redshirted his freshman year.

HIGH SCHOOL 2007 graduate of Mountain View High School in Meridian, Idaho ... played for Jon Nettleton ... ranked among Hoop Scoop's top seniors in 2007 ... named best basketball player in Idaho by Sports Illustrated ... led Mountain View to 18-2 record and district championship as a senior ... scored 20 points, grabbed 12 rebounds, recorded 6 blocks and 4 assists in state playoff game ... named to 5A All-Idaho team ... All-District and All-State First Team ... averaged 13.0 ppg, 7.0 rpg and 2.0 bpg as a senior ... averaged nearly 5 bpg in season's final 10 games ... helped team reach semifinals of Idaho Real Dairy Shootout as a senior ... as a junior he had averaged of 14 ppg, 8 rpg and 2.5 bpg and shot .590 from the floor ... earned All-Southern Idaho Conference honors ... led league in blocks and was second in rebounding ... played with Friends of Hoop team from Seattle and helped team to a runner-up finish in Las Vegas Main Event tournament ... attended Nike All-American Camp and NBA Player Association Top 100 camp.

PERSONAL Parents are Randall and Janet Thompson ... has two sisters, Jenn and Cari ... other interests include traveling and scuba diving.