Torrie Thornton
Torrie Thornton

RS Junior

Carmel, Ind.

High School:




Boilers Open BTI Invitational with 69-44 Win Over UC Irvine

The Boilermakers improved to 5-4 on the season with Friday's win.



Purdue Boilermakers 66, Toledo Rockets 48


Wilson Leads No. 24 Purdue Women Over Toledo 66-48

April Wilson scores 12 points and dishes out five assists in the victory


Women's Basketball Opens Regular Season at Ball State

Friday's season opener is the Boilermakers' first on the road since 2002.


Women's Basketball Opens 2014-15 vs. Findlay

This marks the 40th season of Purdue women's basketball.


Purdue Women's Basketball vs. Florida State (12-3-14)

Photos from the Boilermakers' 67-64 overtime loss to Florida State.


Purdue Women's Basketball First Practice 2014-15

Photos from the first practice of the Purdue women's basketball 2014-15 season.

Purdue Highlights
2013-14 - Sophomore
Averaged 8.2 minutes per game in 30 apperances ... shot 41.3 percent from the floor en route to 1.8 points and 2.1 rebounds per game ... grabbed a career-high nine rebounds in just 16 minutes vs. Belmont (Nov. 22) ... scored a career-high eight points and grabbed three rebounds in a career-high 23 minutes vs. Stanford (Nov. 26) ... put up seven points, four rebounds and two blocks against Northwestern (Jan. 23) ... had five points, eight rebounds and a pair of assists at Minnesota (Feb. 20) ... scored five points in just four minutes in the NCAA Second Round against Oklahoma State (March 24) ... finished fourth on the team with 11 blocks.

2012-13 - Redshirt
Did not play due to injury.

2011-12 - Freshman
Played in 18 games and averaged 4.7 minutes per game ... Played season-high 13 minutes vs. IPFW, recorded one point, two rebounds, an assist and a steal ... Scored her first collegiate points vs. Chicago State, finishing with season highs of two points and four rebounds ... Averaged 0.2 points and 0.7 rebounds per game.

High School Highlights
Averaged 15.1 points, 8.9 rebounds, 2.4 assists, 3.6 blocks and 2.8 steals per game as a senior ... Member of the 2011 Indiana All-Star Team ... Named first team IBCA All-State as a senior ... Junior season averaged 13.7 points, 8.8 rebounds, 3.1 steals, 2.9 assists and 2.1 blocked shots ... member of the junior All-Star core team ... Helped lead Carmel to a 4A state championship as a freshman, contributing 7.1 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.5 steals ... averaged 14.3 points, 6.7 rebounds and 2.1 steals sophomore year en route to a second-consecutive sectional title ... won county, sectional and regional titles in track as a sophomore, including member of first place 1600-meter relay team.

Full name is Torrie Nicole Thornton ... Born Nov. 11, 1992, in Louisville, Ky. ... Parents are Donald Thornton, Jr. and Dierdre Thornton ... Has a brother, Brian, and a sister, Melanie ... Majoring in public health promotion.

Ranked No. 33 at small forward by Collegiate Girls Basketball Report, No. 62 overall by All-Star Girls Report and No. 60 at her position by HoopGurlz ... named AAU national All-American in 2009 ... Led two AAU teams to top 10 finishes at AAU nationals, ninth in 2008 and eighth in 2010 ... Brother, Brian, played basketball at Xavier ... Sister, Melanie, played basketball at Butler ... father competed in track and field at Eastern New Mexico and mother, the former Dierdre Stunson, played basketball at Louisville.