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Aniya Thomas

Position Guard
Height 5'7''
Class Junior
Hometown Duncanville, Texas
High School Duncanville HS

2019-20 (Sophomore)

Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Women’s Basketball Team … started 28 games … scored 364 points… grabbed 57 steals… …scored 28 points against TCU (2/8) … made 9 field goals vs Texas (2/15) and vs TCU (2/8) … led KU in scoring 9 times … averaged 12.6 points per games … registered 21 double-digit scoring games … shot 67 percent from the 3-point line vs. Texas (1/22) … recorded 10 rebounds vs K State (1/29) and Texas Tech (2/12) … went 90 percent from the line (9-10) against Oklahoma (2/26)

2018-19 (Freshman)
Appeared in 29 games and made 11 starts as a freshman … Netted 139 points, averaging 4.8 per game … Tallied 33 rebounds, 22 assists and 22 steals … Registered seven double-digit scoring efforts, including four of the last six games of the season … Scored a career-high 17 points against Oral Roberts (11/13) … Netted a career-best seven field goals against Oral Roberts (11/13) … Shot 70 percent (7-of-10) from the floor against Oral Roberts (11/13) … Recorded a career-high four steals against TCU (2/27)… Recorded a career-best two assists against Alabama A&M (11/18), Oklahoma (2/13) and TCU (2/27) … Grabbed a career-best and game-high five rebounds against Baylor (1/16).

High School
Prepped at Duncanville High School … Ranked No. 50 for her position by ESPN and No. 122 overall by Prospect Nation … A three-star recruit … Helped Duncanville to three Texas State Championship appearances and won the 6A state title twice … Scored 19 points, including five 3-pointers, in the 2016 6A state championship game.

Personal
Daughter of Aaron and Crystal Thomas … Has three sisters: Traci, Reagan and Alyssa … A member of national honor society … Plans to major in education.