Veteran Bryson Scott, the former Northrop standout, has endured his college baptism of fire. He's spent the off-season working to fix the point guard flaws that limited his effectiveness. But he has never been a true point guard.
Thompson has, at nearly every level. While he was a big-time scorer at Indianapolis Brebeuf, the Boilers won't need that from him.
Still, as he showed during Friday night's Hoosiers Reunion All-Star Classic, he can make defensives pay for leaving him open. He scored 23 points and made four three-pointers.
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