Lumberjacks fall to Northern Iowa 44-10, finishing the season 8-5
SFA earns three big individual honors while placing three on the SLC First Team
Johnson's career day, Wiggs' 41-yard field goal lead SFA to victory
Lumberjacks fall to 7-4 on the season and 4-3 in SLC play
Lumberjacks record their second win over a top-10 opponent in 2014
Nov. 17, 2012 - Homer Bryce Stadium SFA 34, Northwestern State 17
2014 (Junior): All-Southland Conference honorable mention selection at punt returner ... Appeared in all 13 games with 10 starts at wide receiver ... Hauled in 53 catches for 703 yards and a pair of touchdowns on the year, ranking second on the team ... Ranked eighth in the SLC in receptions per game (4.0) and ninth in receiving yards (53.4) ... Had a season-high eight catches for 130 yards against Texas A&M-Commerce for his fourth career 100-yard receiving game ... Had six catches in the season opener at 20th-ranked Kansas State for 85 yards ... Notched six catches for 48 yards against Sam Houston State ... Posted six catches for 60 yards against Abilene Christian ... Notched three catches for 40 yards with a pair of touchdowns in the win at Houston Baptist ... Returned 28 punts for 295 yards on the year, averaging 10.5 yards per return, ranking 15th nationally ... Recorded a 56-yard return against Weber State, a season-long ... Also had a 46-yarder at Northern Iowa in the NCAA FCS opening round ... Finished the season with 998 all-purpose yards
2013 (Sophomore): All-Southland Conference honorable mention ... Southland Conference All-Academic Team selection ... Started all 11 games he appeared in as part of the Lumberjack receiving corps ... Hauled in 40 passes for 719 yards and four touchdowns on the season ... Set a program record for receiving yards against Prairie View A&M, accumulating 242 yards on 10 catches, including a 76-yard touchdown reception ... Pulled down five catches for 132 yards against Sam Houston State ... Had six receptions for 109 yards and a pair of touchdowns against Nicholls State ... Notched six catches for 79 yards in the upset victory over second-ranked Montana State ... Caught five passes for 66 yards and a touchdown in the season opener at Weber State ... Also credited with nine tackles on special teams, including three against Montana State.
2012 (Freshman): Played in 11 games earning two starts ... Finished the season with 32 receptions for 323 yards and four touchdowns ... Hauled in a career-high seven passes for 99 yards at McNeese State ... Followed that up with a six-catch performance for 46 yards against Lamar ... Closed out the season by hauling in six passes for 69 yards and a touchdown against Northwestern State ... Caught three passes for 40 yards against Nicholls State, and took two of the receptions to the end zone for scores.2011 (Redshirt): Utilized his redshirt season.
High School: Two year letterwinner at wide receiver and defensive back at Burnet High School ... Two-time all-district selection, including being named the District 27-3A Offensive MVP in 2010 ... Old Spice Player of the Year in 2010 ... Honorable mention all-state selection as a defensive back as a senior ... Finished his prep career with nearly 800 receiving yards, eight touchdowns and 10 interceptions ... Helped guide the Bulldogs to a pair of playoff appearances ... Coached by Doyle Walker ... Also lettered twice in baseball, earning a pair of all-district honors ... Three-time academic all-district selection ... Academic all-state honoree in 2010 ... National Honor Society member.
Personal: Son of Mike and Deana Thomas ... Father was a kicker for Angelo State (1980-83) ... Majoring in international business.
Thomas' Career Statistics