Elijah Wilson-Thomas, Men's Basketball

Elijah Wilson-Thomas, Men's Basketball
Junior Elijah Wilson-Thomas scored 58 points in a two-game span in leading the men's basketball team to a 1-1 record last week.

In Earlham's 74-72 come-from-behind win at Defiance, Wilson-Thomas led all scorers with 29 points on 10-20 shooting including a 7-12 mark from beyond the three-point arc. The Goldsboro, North Carolina native grabbed six rebounds and dished out two assists while also providing the game-winning block to finish of the 17-point comeback and give Earlham its first win over Defiance since joining the HCAC prior to the 2010-11 season.

Wilson-Thomas also led his team in scoring in Earlham's 80-70 loss at Anderson on Saturday. He scored 27 points, grabbed seven rebounds, and tallied three steals. In total, Wilson-Thomas scored 58 points and grabbed 13 rebounds on the week. 

The Quakers host Rose-Hulman on Wednesday and travel to Hanover on Saturday.