42 Nick Thrasher
2012 Second Team All-OVC
2014 - Senior Season
Started all 12 games at middle linebacker… Amassed a team-high 128 stops (69 solo)… Notched 11.5 tackles for loss… Recorded 3.5 sacks… Broke up three passes… Recorded first career interception against Florida A&M (Sept. 27)… Had 16 tackles at Southeast Missouri (Oct. 4)… Made 17 stops versus Eastern Kentucky (Nov. 1)… Anchored the OVC’s top total defense (303.2 yards per game) and pass defense (153.3 yards per game)… Helped TSU to a No. 4 FCS ranking in sacks per game (3.58)… Moved up to second-place in tackles in the TSU record book over the course of the season, finishing with 358… Named TSWA Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 11)… Named an All-American by several publications…
2013 - Junior Season
Named First Team All-Ohio Valley Conference… Started all 14 games for the Tigers… Led the team with 110 stops, 69 solo… Recorded 12 tackles for loss… Forced three fumbles and recovered three more… Had a pair of quarterback hurries… Tallied a season-high 12 stops and forced a fumble against Jackson State (9/14)… Recovered a pair of fumbles at Tennessee Tech (9/21)… Made 10 stops, had a season-high 2.5 tackles for loss, forced and recovered a fumble at UT Martin (10/19)…
2012 - Sophomore Season
Started all 11 games at middle linebacker for the Tigers... Made 68 solo stops and 37 assists on the year... Had 9.0 tackles for loss including 2.0 in the opener versus Florida A&M (9/1)... Recorded his only sack of the season against Eastern Kentucky (10/5)... Forced a fumble at UT Martin (11/17)... Had one hurry and broke up a pass versus Austin Peay (9/15)
2011 - Freshman Season
Made two starts in 11 contests during his freshman campaign...Snagged 15 tackles, including 13 solo stops...Made a season-best five solo tackles at Eastern Illinois (Nov. 5)...Managed a trifecta of tackles against Southeast Missouri (Oct. 8).
Mt. Zion High School
Lettered in football at Mount Zion High School in Jonesboro, Ga.