Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Roster Number: 11
Position: Point Guard
Education: Thornton is a student in the Woods College of Advancing Studies.
A Blue Devil, a Trojan, and an Eagle: Thornton spent his freshman year at Duke University before transferring to the University of Southern California to complete his undergraduate career; he then became a graduate transfer at BC.
Before BC: Thornton was listed as a five-star prospect coming out of high school at Findlay Prep.
Runs in the Family: Thornton’s father played collegiately at Azusa Pacific University before playing professionally in Germany.
Strong Comeback: Despite dislocating his shoulder during his junior year at USC, Thornton went on to lead his team with 139 assists, ranking fifth amongst players in the Pac-12.
A “Great” Beginning: At ACC Media Day, Thornton referred to BC as “a great education, great school, [and a] great style of play.”