The Mayor of Dewitt
- Aug 15, 2011
Jayla Thornton, the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Player of the Year is coming to Syracuse. The league's all-time 3-point shooter will join Syracuse head coach Quentin Hillsman's squad as a grad transfer for the 2021-22 basketball season.
Thornton was named MEAC Player of the Year and helped Howard to the No. 1 seed in the 2021 Air Force Reserve MEAC Basketball Tournament. The Bison won the regular season divisional championship and posted a 15-4 overall record and went 10-2 in conference play.