Ausar was named Overtime Elite Finals MVP after averaging 17 PPG and 10 RPG in the best-of-three series to lead his team to the inaugural championship. He was OTE’s only player to drop 30 points twice during the season. On the defensive end, he holds OTE’s blocks record with 7 in one game (and he did it twice). As a guard, he led the league in BLK% (4.4%) & BLK per 40 minutes (3.2). Ausar was sixth and the league and first among guards in ORB% (9.2%) & OREB per 40 minutes (3.9). In addition to his scoring, he had an assist in 30 games this season. Ausar played in the The Basketball Tournament (TBT) with Team Overtime and received an invite from Stephen Curry to participate in his elite camp in San Francisco.
Thompson previously attended Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and won the State Championship his junior season. He was awarded Co-Player of the Year honors with his brother Amen after taking home the Florida state championship.