Rob Thomson

High School Level (Saucon Valley High School)- 1996-2000

  • 1085 points
  • 754 Rebounds
  • 161 Blocked Shots – School Record
  • Colonial League Champions 1997-98, 1998-99, 1999-2000
  • Colonial League Coaches First Team Selection 1998-99, 1999-2000
  • Lehigh Valley Sports Page All-Area Team 1999-2000
  • Express Times All-Area First Team 1999-2000
  • VIA All-Star Basketball Classic Tournament Champions 2000
  • McDonald’s All American High School Basketball Team Nomination 2000
  • Morning Call Boys Basketball All-Area Team 1999 and 2000
  • PIAA District 11 Boys Basketball Supreme Team 1999 and 2000
  • 3rd Team All-State Selection 2000

College Level   (Fairfield University)- 2000-2004

Played basketball for Division I Fairfield University (in Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference or MAAC)

  • MAAC First Team All-Conference 2003-04
  • Team Captain 2003-2004
  • All-Northeast Regional Team Division 1 3rd Team  2003-04 (all leagues in greater NYC area)
  • Fairfield University Male Athlete of the Year 2003-2004
  • 147 Blocked Shots in 118 games
  • 3rd Team Academic All-American 2003-2004
  • MAAC All-Academic Team 2002
  • MAAC All-Rookie Team 2000-2001

Professional Basketball Player   (2004-2011)

  • Played for the Rwandan National Basketball Team from 2007 to 2011
    • Finished 8th place in African Championships in 2009
    • First-ever Zone 5 Championship in Rwandan History- 2011
  • Played for U-Mobitelco Cluj in Cluj, Romania from February 2010 to October 2011
    • Romanian National League Champions 2011
  • Played for Champville (Beirut, Lebanon) in the Dubai Classic Tournament in January 2010
  • Played for Pau-Orthez in Pau, France from September to December 2009
  • Played for Gaz Metan Medias in Medias, Romania from 2007-2009
  • Played for Makedonikos Club in Kozani, Greece from April to May 2006
  • ABA All-Star with Newark Express- 2006
  • Played for Benetton Treviso during their Pre-Season Camp in Treviso, Italy during August and September of 2005
  • Played for Vadkakasok, Debreceni in Debrecen, Hungary from 2004-2005
  • Participated in NBA Summer League Camp & Pre-Draft Workouts, New York Knicks/ New Jersey Nets June 2004

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