Ron Thomas (born November 19, 1950 in Louisville, Kentucky) played basketball at both the college and professional level in the United States.
Thomas, after graduating from Thomas Jefferson High School in Louisville, played college basketball at the University of Louisville.
Thomas was drafted by the Seattle SuperSonics of the NBA in the 6th round of the 1972 NBA Draft. He instead signed with the Kentucky Colonels of the American Basketball Association.
Thomas played for four seasons with the Colonels, scoring over 1,000 points in his professional career. He was part of the Colonels team that won the 1975 ABA Championship.