Senior Aaron Thompson is very thankful for the opportunities basketball has given him to be a success in life. He was not a strong student in high school and did just enough to get by. But a nudge in the right direction by his high school coach, and some self motivation at Cerritos College, put him in a position to play basketball at the Div. I level for Cal State Fullerton and earn his degree in sociology in the process. This is his story.