WEST HARTFORD – He scored 35 points Dec. 30 against Rider, the "who's-this-guy?" moment for Hartford guard Pancake Thomas. Three days later, he scored 24 against Yale. He dropped 29 on Vermont Jan. 16.
And on Jan. 24, Thomas put up a career-high 38 against New Hampshire, a performance that shot him into conversations that included the best player in program history, Vin Baker, and even the best players in America East Conference history.
Thomas, who enters his 21st game with the Hawks Wednesday night against UMass Lowell, and Baker are the only players with more than one game of 35-plus points in their Hartford careers.
Baker, who played 112 games in...