Trevor Thompson, a 6’11″ power forward, just recently got his release from Virginia Tech after they hired Buzz Williams to become their new head basketball coach. Thompson is hearing from several different schools since getting his release, one of which is the Kentucky Wildcats. He is also hearing from Arizona, Purdue, Florida, Georgetown, Ohio State and several others.
His father says the main reason he is leaving Virginia Tech is that he would like to play closer to home.
Thompson averaged five points and 4.7 rebounds per game while playing 16.2 minutes as a freshman.
Trevor Thompson was a 3-star recruit by Rivals.com coming out of St Johns NW Military Academy in Wisconsin. He is originally from Indianapolis where he played high school ball at Ben Davis.
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