Hoosiers (8-11-2) face the Zips (16-3-1) at 7 p.m. ET Thursday
Indiana earns Big Ten's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament
Hoosiers top Penn State, 5-3 in penalty kicks
2013 NCAA Tournament First Round at Akron
2013 (FRESHMAN)Named to Top Drawer Soccer Preseason Best XI freshman team ... earned his first career start in a 2-1 win over SMU, tallying one shot on frame ... started in a 1-0 OT loss to No. 9 UCLA, tallying two shots, one on goal ... named to the All-Tournament team ... had four shots in a 2-1 OT loss at No. 18 UAB ... led the team with five shots attempts (2 on goal) in a 5-4 2OT loss to West Virginia ... tallied his first goal of the year in a 4-1 win over Bakersfield ... put home his second goal in a 1-1 tie with UC Irvine ... had three shots in a 2-1 win over Brown ... had a season-high six shots, five on goal, and tallied his third goal of the season in a 3-2 2 OT loss at No. 23 Butler ... also recorded his first career assist vs. the Bulldogs ... tallied six shots, four of which were on frame, in a 2-0 win over Ohio State ... tallied five shots (three on frame) in a 2-0 loss to Penn State ... tallied his first career multiple goal games with two scores in a 4-3 loss at Wisconsin ... returned from injury in a 2-1 OT win over Michigan in the Big Ten Tournament and led the team with five shots while assisting on Dylan Mares' game-winning goal ... tallied three shots off the bench in Indiana's 1-0 win over Michigan State to capture the 2013 B1G Tournament title ... named to the all-tournament team ... assisted on Jacob Bushue's goal in a 3-2 loss at Akron in the NCAA Tournament ... his third assist of the season ... named Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... second-team All-Big Ten and a unanimous selection to the Big Ten All-Freshman team ... named to College Soccer News All-Freshman first team ... named to Top Drawer Soccer Freshman Best XI ... tied for the team lead in goals (5), points (13) and shots (56) ... started 13 of 16 matches played.
PREP/PERSONALScored 29 goals and 12 assists as a freshman at Granite Bay High School, helping the Grizzlies to a 26-0-1 record in 2010-11 ... that is the most goals ever scored by a Granite Bay freshman ... as a sophomore he put up numbers of 23 goals and nine assists, with a team record of 20-3-4 ... Thompson's high school career was cut short due to an injury his junior season, but during his two-year career he led Granite Bay to a league title, sectional championship and a season-ending ranking of No. 5 in the nation ... has spent time with the San Jose Earthquakes as part of their Academy program, including a stint with the reserve team ... Thompson is the son of Nelle and IU Hall of Famer Gregg Thompson, who co-captained IU's first NCAA title team in 1982, scoring both goals in the 2-1, eight-overtime win over Duke ... he is also the younger brother of Tanner, who is also a freshman on this year's Hoosier squad ... older brother Tyler plays soccer at Stanford ... also has one sister (Tatum) .... his cousin, Bobby De St. Aubin, also played for the Hoosiers and was part of the 2000 and 2001 College Cup teams ... born Aug. 15, 1995.
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