Race Thompson Archive

Race Thompson wants to keep building — himself and the program — at Indiana

In more than one instance, the verbiage that Race Thompson used seemed fitting. “Stepping-stone,” Thompson said during a Zoom call with reporters on Thursday. Earlier in the Zoom call, Thompson also mentioned “building” on what he had accomplished personally over ...

Video: Race Thompson discusses expectations for next season, decision to return to Bloomington

Race Thompson addressed the media on Thursday afternoon for the first time since announcing in April that he would return for the 2022-23 season. Thompson discussed expectations for his final season, his decision to return to Bloomington, what he’ll be ...

That’s A Wrap: Race Thompson

Welcome to “That’s A Wrap,” our player-by-player recap of the 2021-2022 Indiana Hoosiers. Our player recaps conclude today with a look at Race Thompson. Thompson (35 games): 11.1 points, 7.5 rebounds, 1.4 assists, .7 blocks, 53.6 FG%, 27.3 3PFG%, 65.2 ...

Race Thompson will return to Indiana for 2022-23 season

Indiana’s Race Thompson announced Thursday that he will return for the 2022-23 season. Thompson made the announcement via his Twitter account. Let’s Run It Back! ??? pic.twitter.com/xFFd3DUfbR — Race Thompson (@RaceThompson1) April 14, 2022 Originally a member of the 2018 ...

Trayce Jackson-Davis, Race Thompson among IU athletes signed to Hoosiers For Good NIL deal

According to a press release, Hoosiers For Good, an organization that partners student-athletes with charities, has signed Trayce Jackson-Davis and Race Thompson to NIL deals. Jackson-Davis and Thompson are two of 14 Indiana student-athletes collaborating with Hoosiers For Good. Zach ...

Transcript: Mike Woodson, Race Thompson, Xavier Johnson and Trayce Jackson-Davis preview Saint Mary’s matchup

Mike Woodson, Race Thompson, Xavier Johnson and Trayce Jackson-Davis addressed the media on Wednesday in Portland in advance of Indiana’s matchup against Saint Mary’s in the 2022 NCAA tournament. The full transcript of the press conference is available below, via ...

Trayce Jackson-Davis and Race Thompson’s endurance has helped lead Indiana back to the NCAA Tournament: ‘That’s my brother for life’

DAYTON, Ohio – Race Thompson smiled. He had walked up behind his friend and wrapped him in a bear hug, smiling, then leaning his chin on his friend’s shoulder. It was just after Indiana had made an improbable 17-point second-half ...

Transcript: Trayce Jackson-Davis, Xavier Johnson, Race Thompson and Mike Woodson at NCAA first four media availability

Trayce Jackson-Davis, Xavier Johnson, Race Thompson and Mike Woodson addressed the media on Monday afternoon at the University of Dayton Arena in advance of Tuesday’s NCAA tournament game against Wyoming. Read the full transcript of their comments below, via ASAP ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win over Illinois

Indiana likely punched its ticket to the 2022 NCAA tournament with a 65-63 win over top-seeded Illinois on Friday in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals. Here are five takeaways from the win over the Fighting Illini: Trayce Jackson-Davis holds his ...

Trayce Jackson-Davis named second team All-Big Ten by media, coaches

Indiana forward Trayce Jackson-Davis was named second team All-Big Ten by the league’s media and the league’s coaches, it was announced on Tuesday afternoon. Race Thompson and Xavier Johnson earned honorable mention All-Big Ten honors by the media. Thompson was ...

Video: Race Thompson, Trayce Jackson-Davis pre-Big Ten tournament media availability

Race Thompson and Trayce Jackson-Davis addressed the media on Tuesday morning in advance of the 2022 Big Ten tournament at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. Watch both press conferences below:

Five takeaways from Indiana’s regular season

Indiana concluded the 2021-22 regular season with an 18-12 record and a 9-11 mark in Big Ten play. The Hoosiers earned the No. 9 seed in this week’s Big Ten tournament in Indianapolis. Here are five takeaways from Indiana’s regular ...

Senior night and the importance of remembering what’s important

In the aftermath of a loss like Wednesday’s, it could be easy to lose sight of some things. It was another collapse down the stretch of a game. Same old story. Indiana, despite leading by seven at halftime and being ...