Mobile menu button
FDLTCC Banner Image
Interior Top Image

Men’s Basketball

Welcome to Thunder Men’s Basketball!

Check out the action from Thunder games and practices in our photo galleries on the official Facebook page of Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College. We also have a pair of great videos featuring our 2015-2016 and 2014-2015 seasons!

Inquiry form

Coaching Staff
Athlete Honors
Team Statistics
Individual Records


2016-2017 Season Schedule (subject to change)
Date Opponent Site Time
Wednesday, November 9 University of Wisconsin-Barron County Home W, 98-52
Saturday, November 12 Leech Lake Tribal College Home W, 102-65
Friday, November 18 at Mesabi Tournament (vs. Mesabi Range) Away postponed
Saturday, November 19 University of Wisconsin-Superior JV (at Mesabi Tournament) Away W, 89-75
Wednesday, November 30 Gogebic Community College Away L, 94-88
Friday, December 2 Anoka-Ramsey Community College Home L, 83-74
Saturday, December 3 Riverland Community College Home L, 79-58
Wednesday, December 7 University of Wisconsin-Superior JV Home L, 68-53
Friday, December 9 Minnesota West Technical & Community College Away L, 85-81
Saturday, December 10 Ridgewater Community College Away L, 88-66
Semester Break
Saturday, January 7 Gogebic Community College Home W, 78-72
Friday, January 13 Northland Community College Home W, 2-0
Saturday, January 14 Central Lakes College Home W, 86-77
Wednesday, January 18 Mesabi Range College Away W, 78-77
Saturday, January 21 Vermilion Community College Away L, 84-60
Friday, January 27 Hibbing Community College Home W, 70-56
Saturday, January 28 Rainy River Community College Away W, 87-81
Wednesday February 1 Itasca Community College Home W, 80-65
Saturday, February 4 Mesabi Range Technical College Home L, 100-98
Wednesday, February 8 Vermilion Community College Home L, 92-71
Saturday, February 11 Hibbing Community College Away W, 87-70
Friday, February 17 Northland Community College Away W, 2-0
Saturday, February 18 Itasca Community College Away W, 85-64
Wednesday, February 22 Central Lakes College Away L, 98-73
Saturday, February 25 Rainy River Community College Home L, 107-90


2016-2017 Thunder Basketball Roster
# blank Player Position Hometown High School Year
33 basketball_Elijah Andersen-Carradine Elijah Andersen-Caradine Guard Austin, MN Austin High School Freshman
2 basketball_DaQuan Braxton Daquan Braxton Forward 6’2″ Jacksonville, FL Warhill High School Sophomore
1 no photo available Gary Brooks Guard Pensacola, FL Booker T. Washington High School Freshman
23 basketball_Jordan Diver Jordan Diver Guard Cloquet, MN Cloquet Senior High School Freshman
5 basketball_Jesse Ellerbe Jesse Ellerbe Guard Wrenshall, MN Wrenshall High School Freshman
10 basketball_Dillon Johnson Dillon Johnson Forward Cloquet, MN Cloquet Senior High School Sophomore
32 no photo available Dewayne Johnson Forward Williamsburg, VA Lafayette High School Freshman
22 basketball_Jarvis McGee Jarvis McGee Forward 6’2″ Racine, WI Washington Park High School Sophomore
30 no photo available Khalid Mohamud Guard St. Cloud, MN Apollo High School Freshman
14 basketball_Darrell Murphy Darrell Murphy Guard Bayfield, WI Bayfield High School Freshman
55 basketball_Tristan Snow Tristan Snow Forward Pensacola, FL Booker T. Washington High School Freshman
44 basketball_Greg Thirdkill Greg Thirdkill Guard O’Fallon, MO Fort Zumwalt North High School Sophomore
4 basketball_Raymond White Raymond White Guard Lexington, KY Lafayette High School Freshman
3 basketball_Darius Williams Darius Williams Center Detroit, MI Ecorse High School Sophomore
5 basketball_Jalin Willingham Jalin Willingham Forward Taylor, MI John F. Kennedy High School Sophomore



Thunder men’s Basketball Coaching Staff
 blank Coach Coaching Position Years with Team Hometown Experience
 Damien Paulson Head Coach Sixth Year Culver, MN 20+ years of coaching experience; collegiate playing experience
 Travis Paulson Assistant Coach Fifth Year Culver, MN 20+ years of coaching experience
Thunder Support Staff
 Charlene-Heule Charlene Heule Athletic Trainer Seventh Year Cloquet, MN MS, ATC, ATR


Thunder Basketball Student Athlete Honors
Season Player Hometown Honor/Award
2016-2017 Darius Williams Detroit, MI MCAC All-Northern Division Team
2015-2016 Donald Gordon Red Cliff, WI MCAC All-Northern Division Team
2015-2016 DaQuan Braxton Jacksonville, FL MCAC All-Academic Team
2013-2014 Danny Alston Jacksonville, FL MCAC All-Northern Division Team
2012-2013 Kello Brown Cloquet, MN Northern Division, Player of the Week
2011-2012 Keandre Ghoram Baton Rouge, LA MCAC State Academic Team Award
2010-2011 Alton Dixon Jacksonville, FL Northern Division, Player of the Week
2010-2011 Justin Roberts Tallahassee, FL Northern Division, Player of the Week
2010-2011 Keandre Ghoram Baton Rouge, LA MCAC State Academic Team Award
2010-2011 Justin Roberts Tallahassee, FL MCAC State Academic Team Award
2009-2010 Curtis Houle Barnum, MN Northern Division, Player of the Week
2009-2010 Steve Lyke Floodwood, MN Northern Division, Player of the Week
2008-2009 Broc Zins Bloomington, MN Northern Division, Player of the Week


Team Statistics
Season Record Team Honors
2016-2017 13-11 Fourth Place, MCAC Northern Division (9-5)
2015-2016 10-16 Fifth Place, MCAC Northern Division
2014-2015 5-19
2013-2014 7-19
2012-2013 5-22
2011-2012 3-21
2010-2011 3-17
2009-2010 5-18
2008-2009 4-19  First Team in school history


Individual Records (Full Season)
Category Statistic Player Season
Points (single game) 37 Broc Zins 2008-2009
Points (season) 394 Carlos Holcey 2011-2012
Points (average per game) 22.1 Broc Zins 2008-2009
Points (total career) Carlos Holcey 2010-2012
Assists (single game) 14 LaDarius Frazier
Assists (season) 152 Justin Roberts 2010-2011
Assists (average per game) 8.4 Justin Roberts 2010-2011
Assists (career)
Rebounds (single game) 22 Steve Lyke 2009-2010
Rebounds (season) 264 Alton Dixon 2011-2012
Rebounds (average per game) 11.0 Alton Dixon 2011-2012
Rebounds (total career) 403 Alton Dixon 2009-2011

Men's BasketballMen's Basketball