RB 5-11 220
Selected Penn State over : Arkansas, Boston College, Connecticut, Maryland and Yale
A downhill runner that had success running between the tackles while at St. John's Prep, Thomas was an ESPN Boston All-State selection as a junior after helping lead the Eagles to their first MIAA Division 1 Super Bowl title in 15 years. He carried the ball 220 times for 1,794 yards and 15 touchdowns that season, adding nine catches for 153 yards and three touchdowns. He also posted 25 tackles and two interceptions. He was also one of five finalists for ESPN Boston's annual "Mr. Football" Award, given to the best player in Massachusetts, and the only junior named to the list in 2012. Thomas scored four touchdowns, including a 107-yard interception return for a touchdown that was selected the day's No. 1 play on SportsCenter.
Thomas Highlights | 2014 Signing Day Central