Thomas  Huerter, Jr.
Thomas Huerter, Jr.


Clifton Park, NY

High School:

Last College:
Cheshire Academy (CT)

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 210



Monmouth Edges Saints in Triple Overtime Heartbreaker

Hawks Prevail in Epic Battle Which Featured 18 Ties and 18 Lead Changes


Siena Falls at Fairfield

Richard Ties Career-High With 16 Points


Manhattan Snaps Siena’s Home Win Streak

Smithen Scores Career-High 18 Points in Defeat


Saints Grind Past Saint Peter’s in Triple Overtime

Saints Close Out January With Third Straight Victory at the Times Union Center


Siena Outlasts Marist

Saints Get Back in Win Column With Victory Over Rival Red Foxes


Jamion Christian Introductory Press Conference

Jamion Christian Introductory Press Conference


Men's Basketball MAAC First Round vs. Quinnipiac (3/1/18)

Men's Basketball MAAC First Round vs. Quinnipiac (3/1/18)


Men's Basketball Senior Day vs. Fairfield (2/21/18)

Men's Basketball Senior Day vs. Fairfield (2/21/18)


Men's Basketball vs. Monmouth (2/18/18)

Men's Basketball vs. Monmouth (2/18/18)


Men's Basketball vs. Iona (2/12/18)

Men's Basketball vs. Iona (2/12/18)

  • Recorded breakout performance in final game of team's international trip to Montreal this summer, scoring 10 points and adding nine rebounds in 21 minutes of action in come-from-behind win over Concordia
  • Local talent is son of former Saint Thomas Huerter, Sr. '91
  • Matriculated to Siena after spending a postgraduate year at Cheshire Academy (CT)
  • Very coachable player possesses strong basketball IQ

  • Appeared in 11 games as a freshman, logging 46 minutes and totaling eight points
  • Scored first collegiate points on a pair of free throws in win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Nov. 23)
  • Played a season-high 11 minutes and converted his lone field goal attempt vs. eventual MAAC Champion Iona (Jan. 27)

  • Led Shenendehowa to a perfect 25-0 record and the school's first NYSPHSAA Class AA State Championship in 28 years as a high school senior
  • Named to the 2014-15 Class AA All-Tournament Team after scoring 22 points and pulling down seven rebounds in the championship game against Brentwood
  • Earned Times Union Second Team All-Star and NYSSWA Class AA Seventh Team All-State accolades after scoring in double figures 20 times including seven 20-point efforts during a breakout 2014-15 campaign

  • Son of Thomas Sr. '91 and Erin Huerter '92
  • Father was four-year member of the Saints (1987-91) and key cog on 1988-89 team which upset Stanford in the NCAA Tournament
  • Younger brother, Kevin, stars for the University of Maryland
  • Has two younger sisters, Meghan, and Jillian
  • Chose Siena because "it was close to home and had a great business school and basketball program"


    Major: Management
    Twitter handle: @thuerterjr
    Instagram handle: @thuerterjr
    What I like most about Siena: The sense of community
    What I like most about Siena basketball: The winning tradition and the support we get from fans all over the Capital Region
    What I like most about coach Patsos: How much he cares about his players
    My goal for the upcoming season: Win the MAAC Championship
    If I was stuck on a deserted island, the one thing I would bring: My dogs
    If I could meet anyone, it would be: Theodore Roosevelt
    If I could have any pet, I would have: A labradoodle named Charlie

    TV show: Hard Knocks
    Vacation spot: Cape Cod
    Sports Team: New York Yankees
    Flavor of ice cream: Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup
    Movie: Semi-Pro
    Pro athlete: Derek Jeter
    Actor/Actress: Will Ferrell