University of Bridgeport
"Throughout my career, Thomas Patterson hasn't been just a coach, but my brother, father and even my best friend. His unconditional love, loyalty, and leadership have pushed me always to give the best of me. I'm thankful and blessed to have him in my life."
St. Louis University
"Coach P has helped me become a better man and basketball player. He took me under his wing and completely changed my game and taught me how to carry myself off the court. Without Coach P in my life, I wouldn't be who I am today!"