|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||St. Mark's School|
About Tommy: Known for his defensive prowess, athleticism … was an all-conference and all-tournament performer in the A-Sun as a junior during the 2009-10 season … a two-sport star in both football and basketball during his high school career. 2010-11: Played in only four games during the season and will return in 2011-12 after taking a medical redshirt ... had two points, three boards and two steals in the win over Dayton (12/1) ... made his season debut against Murray State (11/15), scoring six points and grabbing a pair of rebounds in 21 minutes of action ... sat out the Kentucky game with a foot injury. 2009-10: Led the team in scoring with 13.9 ppg and rebounding with 8.2 rpg ... was an All A-Sun second team pick and garnered All Tournament honors as well, pitching in a 14-point effort and playing all 40 minutes in the title game victory over Mercer (3/6) ... scored five points, snatched seven boards and grabbed four steals in the loss to Kentucky (3/18) ... had 18 points for the second straight game as the Bucs won their A-Sun semifinal against Kennesaw State (3/5) ... scored 18 points and grabbed eight rebounds in the win over Campbell (3/4) in the A-Sun quarterfinals ... has 13 double-doubles on the year, with his most recent coming with 24 points and 12 rebounds in the loss to Mercer (2/14) ... had 10 points in the victory over Jacksonville (2/27) ... in the win at Stetson (2/6), he scored 14 points and grabbed 10 boards ... posted his 11th double-double of the season with 16 points and 12 rebounds in the loss to Belmont (2/1) ... played a career-high 42 minutes and posted his 10th double-double of the season with 22 points and 13 rebounds against Lipscomb (1/30) ... matched his career high with 38 minutes of playing time, posting his ninth double-double of the year-15 points and 10 rebounds against Campbell (1/27) ... scored 13 points in the loss to Belmont (1/23) ... had 10 points and eight boards in the win at Lipscomb (1/21) ... scored a game-high 21 points, had a team-high nine rebounds, and picked up a season-best three assists in the win over FGCU (1/16) ... was named A-Sun Player of the Week (for 11/29), after a fantastic three-game stretch ... had a career-high 14 rebounds on the way to his eighth double-double of the year with 20 points against Kennesaw State (1/7) ... scored a game-high 21 points in 37 minutes against USC Upstate (1/4) ... posted his seventh double-double of the season with 15 points and 10 boards against Jacksonville (12/21) ... had 14 points in the loss to Morehead State (12/18) ... posted his sixth double-double of the year with 14 points and 11 rebounds, and had a career-high two blocks in the win over North Georgia (12/10) ... had 11 points, two assists and two steals in the loss to Tennessee (12/2) ... matched his career high with 13 boards and had a game-high 25 points in the win over North Florida (11/29) ... posted his fourth double-double in five games with a career-best 32 points and 10-rebound effort in the win over Arkansas ... he also played a career-high 38 minutes in that win over the Hogs ... had his third double-double in four games with 13 points and 11 rebounds in the win over Charleston (11/25) ... posted a career-high four steals, while scoring nine points and grabbing nine rebounds in the loss to Louisville (11/21) ... had his second straight double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds in the loss to Morgan State (11/19), posting a career-high with seven free throws ... played what was at the time the best game of his career against UTC (11/17), picking up his first career double-double and setting career marks for points (26), field goals (9), 3-pointers (4), rebounds (13), blocks (1), steals (2) and minutes played (36) ... started against Appy State (11/14), with seven rebounds. 2008-09: Returned from injury and sacrificed a redshirt season to come back and give the Bucs a major lift off the bench, especially on the defensive end of the floor and in the paint … was named a top defender by CollegeInsider.com … had seven rebounds in 22 minutes against Pittsburgh (3/20) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament … was a defensive stalwart in the Bucs’ three wins in the A-Sun Tournament ... scored six points and grabbed seven boards in the win over Jacksonville (3/7) ... scored a career-high 11 points on four field goals and played a personal best 30 minutes (3/7) in the win over Belmont (3/6) ... grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds and scored six points in the win over Stetson (3/4) ... had eight points and six rebounds in the loss to Campbell (2/23) ... scored four points and grabbed five rebounds against USC Upstate (2/19) ... had missed the last several games with multiple injuries, but returned to grab six rebounds and set career marks with 8-for-8 showing at the foul line in the loss to Lipscomb (2/16) ... came back from some injury issues to grab five boards and score a bucket in 15 minutes against Appalachian State (12/13) ... had a career high eight points and set career marks for free throws (2) and field goals (3) in the loss to Bradley (11/29) ... returned to action in the Tennessee Tech game after missing the previous three games with a toe injury ... started in the post for the Bucs in the opener against Temple (11/14) ... had career highs for blocks (8), assists (3) and minutes (24) against the Owls. 2007-08: Set career marks in nearly every statistical category against USC Upstate (3/1), scoring six points and grabbing six rebounds in the win ... scored a then career-high three points in the loss to Belmont (2/14) ... made his third straight career start against Oklahoma State (12/8) ... made his first start as a Buccaneer against Tennessee Wesleyan (12/1), collecting a career-high four rebounds and playing 17 minutes ... made his collegiate debut in the Dayton (11/10) game. High School: Averaged 15.7 points, 7.8 rebounds, 4.6 assists and 2.1 steals during his final season at St. Mark’s School in Southborough, Mass. … helped lead his team to a 27-0 record, winning both the ISL and the NESPCA championships … the ISL Defensive Player of the Year and the MVP of the state tournament, he played summer league basketball for Boston’s prestigious BABC team. Personal: Major is MarketingÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â¯... son of John Favors and Christina Thompson … born Sept. 22, 1987.