7 - Brian Thornton
Brian Thornton
Height: 6-3
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Clemente, Calif.
High School: San Clemente
Position: S

2007: Ended his career as UCI’s all-time set assists leader with 4,662…totaled 1,645 assists as a senior which is also a UCI season record…member of UC Irvine’s NCAA Championship team…named to the NCAA All-Tournament team…team went 29-5 which is the most wins in program history…second team All-American…third team All-Mountain Pacific Sports Federation…averaged 13.27 set assists which ranked fourth nationally…named MPSF Player of the Week on Jan. 8…Named MVP of the UC Santa Barbara Invitational...2006: Second team All-America as well as All-MPSF...second team Asics/Volleyball Magazine All-American...averaged 13.70 set assists which led the nation...his 1,548 set assists ranks third in the UCI season record book...also averaged 1.60 digs and 0.65 blocks per game...his 181 digs ranked 10th best in a season...fred 22 service aces...2005: Recorded 1,320 set assists, which is the fourth best total in the UCI season record books...averaged 12.57 set assists and 1.38 digs per game...ranked 11th nationally and fourth in the MPSF in assists...fired 21 service aces on the year...ranks seventh all-time in assists (1,469)...had a career-high 65 assists versus Pacific... 2004: Played in 16 games before missing the rest of the year with Mononucleosis....averaged 9.31 set assists and 0.69 digs per game. HIGH SCHOOL: All-South Coast League and All-CIF honoree. CLUB: Played for the Balboa Bay Club. PERSONAL: Sociology major...UCI/Big West Scholar-Athlete.