Omar Thomas (196 cm, UTEP’05) has agreed to terms with Lebanese organization Hoops Club (Lebanon-Pepsi LBL) and will be joining the team this 2016-17. The 34-year-old veteran already began the season playing in Europe for Vanoli Cremona (Italy-Serie A). Omar played six games for them before parting ways and posted averages of 6.2 ppg and 3.8 rpg.
At the start of the 2015/2016 campaign, the forward featured for Halcones Rojos de Veracruz (Mexico, LNBP) over 12 games. His average through that stint read as 13.4 points and 7.8 boards per appearance.