D1 Nation contributing editor had a chance to sit down and rap with 2011 G Brandon Thompson of Worthing High School for some real talk.
How old were you when you first started playing basketball? 9th Grade, but always loved the sport.
What are some of your hobbies outside of basketball? Reading poetry, hanging with friends.
What is your favorite class in school? English 4- Literature
What is your favorite food? Hamburgers
|Brandon Thompson 6’3 Guard (2011)|
What music are you listening to before a game? Drake or J Cole
What college player or NBA player do you model your game after? Reggie Miller
What are your goals for this season? Work hard and carry my team to the playoffs.
Who is the best player that you played against last spring or summer? Harrison Twins
What is the best college conference in college basketball? Acc or Big 12
Who are the top teams in Texas this year? Yates, Ft. Bend Bush, Jones, Galveston Ball, Lamarque
What colleges are recruiting you currently? Sam Houston, SFA, HBU, UMKC
Who are the top 5 players in Houston? LJ Rose, D’Angelo Harrison, Julien Lewis, Terran Petteway, Sheldon McClellan, and myself
Who is your favorite NBA player? Kevin Durant
Where do you see yourself in five years? Playing oversees somewhere
Brandon Thompson possesses an uncanny ability to score the basketball. He has a smooth shot and tremendous range and score baskets in bunches. His long lean frame allows Brandon to make plays on both ends of the floor. — Coach Orin Bailey