Terps sophomore Thomas on AP All-america team
Maryland’s Alyssa Thomas was named to the Associated Press AllAmerica team Tuesday, joining Baylor’s Brittney Griner, Stanford’s Nnemkadi Ogwumike, Notre Dame’s Skylar Diggins and Delaware’s Elena Delle Donne. Griner and Ogwumike were unanimous choices by the 40-member media panel.
Thomas guided Maryland to the ACC tournament championship and was the conference’s player of the year as a sophomore. She was averaging 17.2 points, 8.0 rebounds and 3.2 assists entering the Terps’ Elite Eight game against Notre Dame on Tuesday night.