35 Alston Thompson
35 Alston Thompson
Height: 6-5
Weight: 215
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Durham, N.C.
High School: Durham Academy
Position: F
Major: Liberal Arts
gp 15
pts/g 12.0
fg % 53.7
3pt % 25.0
ft % 61.8
reb/g 7.4
a/g 1.7

2016-17

  • appeared in each of the Quakers’ 30 games this season
  • received Third Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) honors
  • tallied career best averages in points (11.0 ppg.), rebounds (7.7 rpg.) and assists (1.6 apg.)
  • 7.7 rebounds per contest led the team and ranked fourth among ODAC leaders
  • stood as the conference’s leading offensive rebounder with 3.4 per game
  • 11.0 points ranked second on the team and 22nd league-wide
  • 1.0 blocks per game stood fourth
  • tallied four double-doubles, including a 14-point, 15-rebound performance in Guilford’s opening contest, a 62-59 win over Greensboro College
  • season-high 19 points led the Quakers to a 77-60 victory over ODAC-rival Randolph College January 11
  • helped the Quakers to their first ODAC Tournament Championship since 2010 

2015-16

  • appeared in 22 games with five starts for the Quakers
  • earned the ODAC Rookie of the Year Award
  • averaged 9.8 points, 7.3 rebounds and 1.1 blocks per game
  • ranked fourth in the ODAC in rebounding and led the league in offensive boards per game (3.1)
  • 52.1 field-goal percentage led the team and ranked ninth in the conference
  • finished fifth in the ODAC with 23 blocked shots and third in blocks per game
  • recorded a career-high 20 points and 12 rebounds against Bridgewater December 5

Personal

  • awarded freshman of the year award
  • serves as a Bonner Scholar at Guilford
  • works with Guilford's mobile market
  • letter three years under coach Tim McKenna at Durham Academy
  • played in the 2015 RDU All-Star Game
  • earned All-TISAC MVP recognition in 2014
  • member of the school’s 1,000 point club
  • received Carlisle’s Academic Excellence Award
  • son of Audrey Thompson
Recent Games
Dec 21 at Transylvania L, 80-77
Dec 30 Skidmore W, 80-77
Jan 3 Emory & Henry L, 95-77
Jan 6 at East. Mennonite W, 74-58
Jan 10 Randolph W, 73-55
Jan 13 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 67-66
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 6
Games started 15 6
Minutes 470 187
Minutes per game 31.3 31.2
FG 72-134 29-61
FG Pct 53.7 47.5
3PT 2-8 0-3
3PT Pct 25.0 0.0
FT 34-55 19-26
FT Pct 61.8 73.1
Off rebounds 44 17
Def rebounds 67 16
Total rebounds 111 33
Rebounds per game 7.4 5.5
Personal fouls 28 9
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 25 7
Turnovers 30 16
Assist to turnover ratio 0.8 0.4
Steals 11 3
Blocks 12 6
Points 180 77
Points per game 12.0 12.8
Points per 40 min 15.3 16.5
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 at Greensboro W, 98-88 1 31 7-8 87.5 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 17
Nov 17 Concordia (Tex.) L, 68-67 1 34 5-8 62.5 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 13
Nov 18 Huntingdon W, 90-63 1 29 0-5 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 21 Averett L, 82-69 1 35 5-9 55.6 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 12
Nov 29 Washington and Lee L, 94-90 1 31 7-15 46.7 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 16
Dec 2 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 92-86 1 34 8-11 72.7 0-1 0.0 8-10 80.0 24
Dec 6 Methodist W, 79-62 1 34 8-10 80.0 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 18
Dec 16 at Emory L, 84-58 1 28 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 1-6 16.7 7
Dec 20 vs. North Park L, 66-56 1 36 5-10 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-3 0.0 10
Dec 21 at Transylvania L, 80-77 1 28 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 7
Dec 30 Skidmore W, 80-77 1 28 7-10 70.0 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 17
Jan 3 Emory & Henry L, 95-77 1 28 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 6 at East. Mennonite W, 74-58 1 31 6-13 46.2 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 17
Jan 10 Randolph W, 73-55 1 30 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 9
Jan 13 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 67-66 1 33 3-9 33.3 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Jan 17 at Roanoke   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Va. Wesleyan   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 Lynchburg   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at Washington and Lee   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Hampden-Sydney   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Randolph-Macon   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Emory & Henry   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Va. Wesleyan   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Lynchburg   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Shenandoah   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 at Greensboro W, 98-88 1 31 2 10 12 1 2 0.5 1 0 5 1
Nov 17 Concordia (Tex.) L, 68-67 1 34 4 8 12 0 2 0.0 3 1 3 -
Nov 18 Huntingdon W, 90-63 1 29 2 7 9 2 2 1.0 1 1 4 -
Nov 21 Averett L, 82-69 1 35 1 4 5 4 0 - 0 0 0 -
Nov 29 Washington and Lee L, 94-90 1 31 6 2 8 1 5 0.2 0 0 2 -
Dec 2 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 92-86 1 34 4 7 11 0 1 0.0 0 1 2 -
Dec 6 Methodist W, 79-62 1 34 4 4 8 3 1 3.0 0 1 0 -
Dec 16 at Emory L, 84-58 1 28 2 8 10 0 1 0.0 1 2 1 -
Dec 20 vs. North Park L, 66-56 1 36 5 5 10 4 3 1.3 1 0 0 -
Dec 21 at Transylvania L, 80-77 1 28 4 3 7 4 2 2.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 30 Skidmore W, 80-77 1 28 3 2 5 0 1 0.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 3 Emory & Henry L, 95-77 1 28 0 1 1 4 2 2.0 0 1 3 -
Jan 6 at East. Mennonite W, 74-58 1 31 5 1 6 2 4 0.5 0 3 1 -
Jan 10 Randolph W, 73-55 1 30 1 2 3 0 0 - 3 0 0 -
Jan 13 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 67-66 1 33 1 3 4 0 4 0.0 0 1 1 -
Jan 17 at Roanoke   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Va. Wesleyan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 Lynchburg   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at Washington and Lee   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 Hampden-Sydney   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Randolph-Macon   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Emory & Henry   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Va. Wesleyan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Lynchburg   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Shenandoah   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 22 5 22.5 3.4-6.5 52.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 3.0-4.3 70.5 9.8
2016-17 30 30 29.8 4.1-8.6 47.9 0.0-0.1 0.0 2.8-4.2 66.4 11.0
2017-18 15 15 31.3 4.8-8.9 53.7 0.1-0.5 25.0 2.3-3.7 61.8 12.0
Total 67 50 27.7 4.0-8.0 50.5 0.0-0.2 15.4 2.7-4.1 66.9 10.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 22 5 494 74-142 52.1 0-3 0.0 67-95 70.5 215
2016-17 30 30 894 123-257 47.9 0-2 0.0 83-125 66.4 329
2017-18 15 15 470 72-134 53.7 2-8 25.0 34-55 61.8 180
Total 67 50 1858 269-533 50.5 2-13 15.4 184-275 66.9 724
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 22 5 22.5 6.0-11.5 52.1 0.0-0.2 0.0 5.4-7.7 70.5 17.4
2016-17 30 30 29.8 5.5-11.5 47.9 0.0-0.1 0.0 3.7-5.6 66.4 14.7
2017-18 15 15 31.3 6.1-11.4 53.7 0.2-0.7 25.0 2.9-4.7 61.8 15.3
Total 67 50 27.7 5.8-11.5 50.5 0.0-0.3 15.4 4.0-5.9 66.9 15.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 22 5 22.5 3.1 4.2 7.3 1.7 - 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.6 1.1
2016-17 30 30 29.8 3.4 4.3 7.7 1.0 0.0 1.6 1.5 1.1 0.8 1.0
2017-18 15 15 31.3 2.9 4.5 7.4 1.9 0.1 1.7 2.0 0.8 0.7 0.8
Total 67 50 27.7 3.2 4.3 7.5 1.4 0.0 1.3 1.4 0.9 0.7 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 22 5 494 68 92 160 38 - 17 20 0.8 13 25
2016-17 30 30 894 101 130 231 30 0 48 45 1.1 24 29
2017-18 15 15 470 44 67 111 28 1 25 30 0.8 11 12
Total 67 50 1858 213 289 502 96 1 90 95 0.9 48 66
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 22 5 22.5 5.5 7.4 13.0 3.1 0.0 1.4 1.6 0.8 1.1 2.0
2016-17 30 30 29.8 4.5 5.8 10.3 1.3 0.0 2.1 2.0 1.1 1.1 1.3
2017-18 15 15 31.3 3.7 5.7 9.4 2.4 0.1 2.1 2.6 0.8 0.9 1.0
Total 67 50 27.7 4.6 6.2 10.8 2.1 0.0 1.9 2.0 0.9 1.0 1.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 15 15 31.3 4.8-8.9 53.7 0.1-0.5 25.0 2.3-3.7 61.8 12.0
Conference 6 6 31.2 4.8-10.2 47.5 0.0-0.5 0.0 3.2-4.3 73.1 12.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 31.3 4.4-8.8 50.6 0.2-0.7 33.3 1.8-2.6 69.6 10.9
Away 5 5 30.4 5.4-9.0 60.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 3.6-5.8 62.1 14.4
Neutral 1 1 36.0 5.0-10.0 50.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-3.0 0.0 10.0
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Wins 7 7 31.0 5.7-9.0 63.5 0.3-0.6 50.0 3.1-4.3 73.3 14.9
Losses 8 8 31.6 4.0-8.9 45.1 0.0-0.5 0.0 1.5-3.1 48.0 9.5
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November 5 5 32.0 4.8-9.0 53.3 0.0-0.6 0.0 2.4-3.4 70.6 12.0
December 6 6 31.3 5.7-9.0 63.0 0.3-0.7 50.0 2.2-4.3 50.0 13.8
January 4 4 30.5 3.5-8.8 40.0 0.0-0.2 0.0 2.2-3.0 75.0 9.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 15 15 470 72-134 53.7 2-8 25.0 34-55 61.8 180
Conference 6 6 187 29-61 47.5 0-3 0.0 19-26 73.1 77
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 9 9 282 40-79 50.6 2-6 33.3 16-23 69.6 98
Away 5 5 152 27-45 60.0 0-1 0.0 18-29 62.1 72
Neutral 1 1 36 5-10 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-3 0.0 10
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Wins 7 7 217 40-63 63.5 2-4 50.0 22-30 73.3 104
Losses 8 8 253 32-71 45.1 0-4 0.0 12-25 48.0 76
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November 5 5 160 24-45 53.3 0-3 0.0 12-17 70.6 60
December 6 6 188 34-54 63.0 2-4 50.0 13-26 50.0 83
January 4 4 122 14-35 40.0 0-1 0.0 9-12 75.0 37
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 15 15 31.3 6.1-11.4 53.7 0.2-0.7 25.0 2.9-4.7 61.8 15.3
Conference 6 6 31.2 6.2-13.0 47.5 0.0-0.6 0.0 4.1-5.6 73.1 16.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 9 9 31.3 5.7-11.2 50.6 0.3-0.9 33.3 2.3-3.3 69.6 13.9
Away 5 5 30.4 7.1-11.8 60.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 4.7-7.6 62.1 18.9
Neutral 1 1 36.0 5.6-11.1 50.0 0.0-1.1 0.0 0.0-3.3 0.0 11.1
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Wins 7 7 31.0 7.4-11.6 63.5 0.4-0.7 50.0 4.1-5.5 73.3 19.2
Losses 8 8 31.6 5.1-11.2 45.1 0.0-0.6 0.0 1.9-4.0 48.0 12.0
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November 5 5 32.0 6.0-11.2 53.3 0.0-0.8 0.0 3.0-4.2 70.6 15.0
December 6 6 31.3 7.2-11.5 63.0 0.4-0.9 50.0 2.8-5.5 50.0 17.7
January 4 4 30.5 4.6-11.5 40.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 3.0-3.9 75.0 12.1
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 15 15 31.3 2.9 4.5 7.4 1.9 0.1 1.7 2.0 0.8 0.7 0.8
Conference 6 6 31.2 2.8 2.7 5.5 1.5 - 1.2 2.7 0.4 0.5 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 31.3 2.4 3.7 6.1 1.8 - 1.6 1.9 0.8 0.8 0.7
Away 5 5 30.4 3.4 5.8 9.2 2.4 0.2 1.4 2.0 0.7 0.6 1.2
Neutral 1 1 36.0 5.0 5.0 10.0 0.0 - 4.0 3.0 1.3 1.0 0.0
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Wins 7 7 31.0 3.0 4.7 7.7 2.1 0.1 1.1 1.6 0.7 0.7 1.0
Losses 8 8 31.6 2.9 4.3 7.1 1.6 - 2.1 2.4 0.9 0.8 0.6
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November 5 5 32.0 3.0 6.2 9.2 2.8 0.2 1.6 2.2 0.7 1.0 0.4
December 6 6 31.3 3.7 4.8 8.5 1.5 - 1.8 1.5 1.2 0.5 0.8
January 4 4 30.5 1.8 1.8 3.5 1.3 - 1.5 2.5 0.6 0.8 1.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 15 15 470 44 67 111 28 1 25 30 0.8 11 12
Conference 6 6 187 17 16 33 9 - 7 16 0.4 3 6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 282 22 33 55 16 - 14 17 0.8 7 6
Away 5 5 152 17 29 46 12 1 7 10 0.7 3 6
Neutral 1 1 36 5 5 10 0 - 4 3 1.3 1 0
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Wins 7 7 217 21 33 54 15 1 8 11 0.7 5 7
Losses 8 8 253 23 34 57 13 - 17 19 0.9 6 5
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November 5 5 160 15 31 46 14 1 8 11 0.7 5 2
December 6 6 188 22 29 51 9 - 11 9 1.2 3 5
January 4 4 122 7 7 14 5 - 6 10 0.6 3 5
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 15 15 31.3 3.7 5.7 9.4 2.4 0.1 2.1 2.6 0.8 0.9 1.0
Conference 6 6 31.2 3.6 3.4 7.1 1.9 0.0 1.5 3.4 0.4 0.6 1.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 31.3 3.1 4.7 7.8 2.3 0.0 2.0 2.4 0.8 1.0 0.9
Away 5 5 30.4 4.5 7.6 12.1 3.2 0.3 1.8 2.6 0.7 0.8 1.6
Neutral 1 1 36.0 5.6 5.6 11.1 0.0 0.0 4.4 3.3 1.3 1.1 0.0
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Wins 7 7 31.0 3.9 6.1 10.0 2.8 0.2 1.5 2.0 0.7 0.9 1.3
Losses 8 8 31.6 3.6 5.4 9.0 2.1 0.0 2.7 3.0 0.9 0.9 0.8
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November 5 5 32.0 3.8 7.8 11.5 3.5 0.3 2.0 2.8 0.7 1.3 0.5
December 6 6 31.3 4.7 6.2 10.9 1.9 0.0 2.3 1.9 1.2 0.6 1.1
January 4 4 30.5 2.3 2.3 4.6 1.6 0.0 2.0 3.3 0.6 1.0 1.6