Senior Season (2009-10): Selected to the
preseason All-SEC second team ... named to the State Farm Wade Trophy watch list
... one of 10 finalists for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award ... member of the
Naismith Trophy Midseason watch list ... selected as a nominee for the John R. Wooden Award ... tabbed All-SEC first team by the league coaches and the Associated Press ... ranks 10th in the nation and first in
the SEC with 20.9 points per game ... has posted 19 games this season with at
least 20 points ... is the SEC's active leader with 29 career games of at least
20 points ... owns the Ole Miss single season record for three-pointers with 100 ... is fifth on the SEC's all-time single season list with 100 three-pointers ... became the first Rebel in the last 14 years to have five
straight games of at least 20 points ... has scored in double figures in 45 of
her last 47 games ... ranks second in the SEC and 10th in the nation with 3.1
three-pointers per game ... set the Tad Smith Coliseum single game scoring record
with 42 points against LSU (Jan. 17) ... is one of only 15 players in the NCAA to
have a 40-point game ... selected as SEC Player of the Week on Jan. 18 ... tied the
school record for the most three-pointers in a game with seven ... became the
23rd player in school history to 1,000 or more points ... currently ranks sixth
all-time at Ole Miss in scoring ... ranks fifth in the SEC in free throw percentage (81.5%) and fourth in minutes played (35.2 mpg) ... opened the season
with her first career double-double with 22 points and 10 rebounds in Ole Miss'
80-42 win over Southeastern Louisiana (Nov. 13) ... scored 25 points, grabbed 10
rebounds and hit five three-pointers in a 95-61 win at Sam Houston State (Nov.
17) ... poured in 31 points and had six three-pointers against Arkansas-Pine
Bluff (Nov. 20) ... finished with 30 points in a 80-57 win over Florida Atlantic
(Nov. 28) ... had 29 points and tied the school record with seven three-pointers
in the Rebels' 70-51 win at UALR (Dec. 2) ... tallied 25 points and five
three-pointers at Old Dominion (Dec. 6) ... scored 25 points and tallied 10
rebounds against ninth-ranked Ohio State (Dec. 13) ... hit seven three-pointers
for the second time this season and finished with 23 points in a 87-38 win over
Centenary (Dec. 29) ... scored 20 points and grabbed seven rebounds at Vanderbilt
(Jan. 3) ... had 25 points and six rebounds against Alabama (Jan. 6) ... scored 26
points in a 86-71 win over Arkansas (Jan. 10) ... posted a career-high 42 points
and hit a career-high 12 free throws in an 80-71 win over LSU (Jan. 17) ... hit
five three-pointers and scored 21 points against Florida (Jan. 31) ... scored 29
points and became the Ole Miss single season record holder for three-pointers
in a 102-101 triple overtime win at LSU (Feb. 7) ... tallied 18 points against fifth-ranked Tennessee (Feb. 11) ... finished with 17 points against in-state rival Mississippi State (Feb. 14) ... scored 23 points and moved into 12th place all-time at Ole Miss in scoring against Vanderbilt (Feb. 21) ... scored 23 points in leading Ole Miss to a 65-61 win over Auburn on Senior Night (Feb. 25) ... tallied 34 points and five rebounds at fourth-ranked Tennessee (Feb. 28) ... is the only player this season to have scored 30 points or more against Tennessee ... scored 22 points and hit six three-pointers against South Carolina in the first round of the SEC Tournament (Mar. 4) ... finished with 15 points against Tennessee (Mar. 5) in the second round of the SEC Tournament ... scored 22 points and hit five three-pointers against Samford (Mar. 18) in her final game in a Rebel uniform.
Junior Season (2008-09): One of only two Rebels to start all 33 games for Ole Miss ... named to the All-SEC first team as selected by the league's coaches ... was also named to the All-SEC second team by the Associated Press ... was one of three finalists for the Cellular South Gillom Trophy ... led the team in scoring in 16 of 33 games ... finished the season first on the team with 15.8 points per game ... also ranked second on the team with 5.1 rebounds per game ... also recorded 43 assists, 38 steals and six blocked shots ... ended the season ranked fourth in the SEC in scoring ... stood eighth in the conference with a 41.1 shooting percentage from the field ... was third in the SEC with an 82.5 shooting percentage from the free throw line ... ranked sixth in the conference after shooting 35.3 percent from three-point range ... was also sixth in the league with 2.2 three-pointers made per game ... ranked 10th in the SEC with 4.0 defensive rebounds per game ... set the single season school record for most three-pointers with 73 ... was one of only four players in the SEC to have nine games with at least 20 or more points ... opened the season with 14 points and four rebounds in the Rebels' 80-64 win over North Carolina A&T (Nov. 15) ... finished with 16 points and two steals against Davidson (Nov. 16) to help the Rebels win the Winthrop Hilton Garden Inn Classic ... selected as the MVP of the Winthrop Hilton Garden Inn Classic ... scored 11 points and pulled down eight rebounds in a win over Alcorn State (Nov. 24) ... scored 20 points, hit four three-pointers and collected four steals in Ole Miss' 85-73 win over Southeastern Louisiana (Dec. 4) ... hit four three-pointers and finished with 18 points and four assists in a 85-67 win at UCF (Dec. 20) ... scored 15 points against Northwestern State (Dec. 29) and 13 points against Rice (Dec. 30) in the Ole Miss Holiday Classic ... was named to the Ole Miss Holiday Classic All-Tournament team ... went 4-for-6 from the three-point line and tallied 20 points and four rebounds to help the Rebels to a 79-72 win over Old Dominion (Jan. 2) ... hit another four treys in the following game and finished with 19 points in the Rebels' 62-54 win over Georgia (Jan. 8) ... scored 25 points against Mississippi State (Jan. 11) and tied the school record for most three-pointers in a game with seven ... collected 18 points and seven rebounds at Florida (Jan. 25) ... collected 24 points and eight rebounds in a 69-60 victory over Kentucky (Feb. 1) ... hit five three-pointers and finished with 28 points and seven rebounds in a near upset of fourth-ranked Auburn (Feb. 5) ... also scored 14 straight points for the Rebels during a span of 7:20 against the Tigers ... scored 20 points and pulled down a career-high nine rebounds in the Rebels' 66-65 win at South Carolina (Feb. 8) ... tallied 26 points and eight rebounds at Alabama (Feb. 19) ... hit five three-pointers and scored 25 points to help Ole Miss upset No. 18 Vanderbilt (Feb. 22) ... started the second half against the Commodores with three-pointers on three consecutive possessions to turn a three-point deficit into a six-point lead ... scored a career-high 31 points and went 6-for-10 from three-point range to lead Ole Miss to a 65-60 win over Arkansas (March 5) in the first round of the SEC Tournament ... her 31 points against Arkansas is tied for the second highest scoring output in school history in a SEC Tournament game ... her six three-pointers are also tied for the second most in school history in an SEC Tournament game ... scored 16 points and tied her career-high with nine rebounds against Murray State (March 22) in the second round of the WNIT ... finished with 15 points and five boards against USF (March 26) in the third round of the WNIT ... named to the Winter SEC Honor Roll ... won the Ole Miss Highest GPA Award at the team's postseason banquet.
Sophomore Season (2007-08): Appeared in 27 games while drawing three starts ... ranked fourth on the team with 8.3 points per game ... paced the team with a .388 three-point percentage and a .769 free throw percentage ... made 21 consecutive free throws from Jan. 24-March 6 ... scored a career-high 22 points against UC Santa Barbara (Dec. 29) ... went 5-for-7 from beyond the arc against NC State (Dec. 21) to tie her career-high for three-pointers made ... pulled down a career-high five rebounds against both Mississippi State (Feb. 14) and at Alabama (Feb. 24) ... went 3-for-4 from the three-point line and scored 12 points at Penn State (Dec. 13) ... scored 13 points in Ole Miss' 74-61 win over South Carolina (Jan. 20) ... scored 11 points or more in five of the last eight games of the season ... tallied 16 points in a 76-68 win over Auburn (Feb. 21) ... went 8-for-10 from the field and scored 19 points to go along with five rebounds in a 70-54 win at Alabama (Feb. 24) ... finished with a team-high 18 points in a 54-49 victory over Mississippi State in the first round of the SEC Tournament (Mar. 6) ... recorded a career-high four steals against Auburn ... collected her first career blocked shot against UC Santa Barbara ... awarded with the Rebels' Eleanor Shaw Super Sub Award at the team's postseason banquet.
Freshman Season (2006-07): Appeared in 26 games ... averaged 3.8 points and 1.0 rebound, while playing behind Kodak/WBCA All-American Armintie Price ... led the team with the best three-point percentage at 36.4 percent (20-of-55) ... made 34-of-82 shots from the floor, good for 41.5 percent ... connected on 10-of-15 shots from the charity stripe, good for 66.7 percent ... had a then career-high 18 points versus Nicholls State (Jan. 2), off of 5-of-7 shooting from beyond the arc ... grabbed a then career-high four rebounds three times against Nicholls State, Illinois (Dec. 2) and Fordham (Dec. 30) ... opened the season scoring 12 points against Southeastern Louisiana (Nov. 10) ... posted 17 points after going 7-of-11 from the field in a victory over Alabama (Feb. 11) ... collected 10 points and two rebounds at Tennessee (Feb. 15) ... tossed in three points and three rebounds in Ole Miss' run to the Elite Eight of the 2007 NCAA Tournament.
High School: Earned four letters playing for Lee Pipkin at Chester County High ... selected as Tennessee Class 2A Miss Basketball in both 2005 and 2006 ... averaged 26.7 points, 8.2 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 2.0 blocks per game as a senior ... a 2006 McDonald's All-America Nominee ... picked up Wendy's High School Heisman honorable mention honors ... selected to play in the East-West Tennessee All-Star Game, where she picked up MVP honors after posting 26 points and leading her West team to a win ... also selected to play in the 2006 Golden Circle All-Star game ... earned First Team All-State honors in 2006 from the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association ... tabbed Second Team All-State from the TSSAA in 2005 ... featured on the cover of On The Ball magazine in 2006 ... was a 2005 and 2006 Street and Smith honorable mention All-America selection after leading her team to the Tennessee Class 2A state title as a junior ... named MVP of the 2005 Tennessee Class 2A state tournament ... averaged 22.7 points, 8.2 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game as a junior ... participated in the Nike Elite Skills Camp during the summer of 2005 ... named the Jackson Sun All-West Tennessee Player of the Year in 2005 and 2006 ... played AAU basketball for the Tennessee Flight, who won the 2004 national title ... owns the all-time scoring record at Chester County for both boys and girls with over 2,600 points ... also owns the single game scoring record of 45 points ... earned All-District and All-Region honors all four years of high school ... named West Tennessee Freshman of the Year by the Jackson Sun in 2003 after turning in 17.0 points and 8.2 rebounds per game ... graduated in the Top 20 of her high school class, earning Scholar-Athlete honors ... chose Ole Miss over Clemson, Western Kentucky, Florida State and Alabama.
Off The Court: Full name is Bianca Levette Thomas ... born August 20, 1988 ... daughter of Paula Thomas ... majoring in exercise science.
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