Erin Thorn

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Erin Thorn
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Free agent
Position Guard
Personal information
Born (1981-05-19) May 19, 1981 (age 35)
Orem, Utah
Nationality American
Listed height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Listed weight 144 lb (65 kg)
Career information
High school Mountain View (Orem, Utah)
College BYU (1999–2003)
WNBA draft 2003 / Round: 2 / Pick: 17th overall
Selected by the New York Liberty
Playing career 2003–present
Career history
2003–2008 New York Liberty
2009–2011 Chicago Sky
2012 Minnesota Lynx
2013 Indiana Fever
Stats at WNBA.com
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Erin Thorn (born May 19, 1981) is an American professional basketball player. She is currently playing for Tarbes GB in Tarbes, France.[1]

Brigham Young University[edit]

Born in Orem, Utah, Thorn was a four-year starter as shooting guard for the women's basketball team at Brigham Young University. She graduated in 2003, majoring in Fitness and Wellness Management.

BYU statistics[edit]

Source[2]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high
Year Team GP Points FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
1999-00 BYU 31 409 42.1 43.3 81.4 3.5 3.7 2.0 0.5 13.2
2000-01 BYU 32 496 41.7 39.7 85.1 4.5 3.2 1.5 0.2 15.5
2001-02 BYU 33 572 43.8 40.9 83.5 4.0 3.5 1.8 0.2 17.3
2002-03 BYU 31 584 44.5 41.1 91.6 4.2 5.7 2.1 0.5 18.8
Career BYU 127 2061 43.1 41.2 86.0 4.0 4.0 1.9 0.4 16.2

WNBA career[edit]

Thorn was selected by the New York Liberty in the second round (17th overall pick) of the 2003 WNBA Draft, on April 25, 2003. She became a starter in 2007, after Vickie Johnson and Becky Hammon had departed the Liberty. Thorn was named WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the week ending May 29, 2007.

In the offseason, she has been serving as an assistant coach for her alma mater, Brigham Young University.

In 2009 WNBA offseason, Thorn was signed as a free agent by the Chicago Sky.

In the 2012 WNBA offseason, Thorn agreed to a contract with the Minnesota Lynx.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Erin Thorn says “Bonjour” from Tarbes.
  2. ^ "NCAA® Career Statistics". web1.ncaa.org. Retrieved 2016-05-22. 

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