2013 Indoors: Competed once, running the mile in 4:29.14 at the KSU All-Comers meet.
2012 Cross Country: Earned first-team Academic All-Big 12 accolades ... Placed in the top-10 in two of the three competitions in which he saw action, taking third at the OSU-ORU-Wichita State Triangular meet in 16:16 and taking seventh at the Hurricane Festival in 20:37 ... Was solid at the Cowboy Jamboree with a 16th-place finish in 25:10.46.
2012 Outdoors: NCAA West Preliminary Rounds qualifier in the 3,000 meter steeplechase, but did not advance to the NCAA Championships after placing 12th in his heat of the regional race ... Hit a personal best in the steeplechase when he ran a 9:00.58 at the Payton Jordan Invitational ... Ran well at the Stanford Invitational, clocking a 9:05.61 in the steeplechase ... Was 13th in the steeplechase at the Big 12 Championships in 9:51.24 ... Ran the 1,500 meters in 3:59.25 at the John McDonnell Invitational.
2012 Indoors: Placed seventh in the 1,000-meter run at the KSU Invitational after posting a time of 2:34.49 ... Ran an 8:16.98 in the 3,000 meters at the Razorback Invitational to place eighth ... Finished the one mile at the Tyson Invitational in 4:12.73 to come in 13th ... Finished the 3K at the Big 12 Championships in 8:31.17 to place 37th.
2011 Cross Country: Competed in all three regular-season events for OSU ... Placed eighth at the four-mile Hurricane Festival, running a 20:45 ... Ran the 8,000 meters of the Cowboy Jamboree in 25:26.70 to finish 75th ... Ran a 32:08.8 in the 10,000 meters at the Chile Pepper Festival to finish 117th.
2011 Outdoors: Ran a 9:39.96 in the 3,000 meter steeplechase in the Big 12 Outdoor Championships to finish in 13th place ... Ran the 3,000 meter steeplechase in 9:24.13 at the John McDonnell Invitational and in 9:38.79 at the Razorback Invitational ... Lone 2,000 meter steeplechase mark was a 6:15.45 at the Tulsa Duels.
2011 Indoors: Middle-distance specialist who competed at four indoor meets ... Placed 14th in the 1,000 meters at the Big 12 Championships in 2:32.82 ... Timed at 1:58.57 in the 800 meters at the Kansas State Invitational ... Ran the mile twice, logging a 4:18.03 at the Razorback Invitational and a 4:22.37 at the Husky Classic.
2010 Cross Country: Did not compete.
High School: Attended McKinney Boyd HS in McKinney, Texas, where he was coached by Brad Patterson ... Won the district title in the 3,200 meters his junior and senior years ... Team captain his junior and senior year ... Team MVP as a senior ... Newcomer of the year as a freshman ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Named all-around athlete of the year his senior year ... Commended national merit scholar ... AP scholar with distinction ... Volunteered with Habitat for Humanity and worked for Grassroots Lawn Care.
Personal:Nick Thorp was born Oct. 21, 1991 in Houston, Texas ... Son of Mike and Lisa Thorp ... Dad played basketball at Saint Mary's College.