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2013-14 Football
1 A.C. Leonard TE
2 Lamar McKnight QB
3 De'Ante Saunders DB
4 Tevin Spells RB
5 Ronnie Vinson DB
6 Aaron Piper RB
7 Lavatiae Kelly WR
8 Wilson Robinson LB
9 Chris Sanders-McCollum WR
10 Gregory Barksdale LB
10 Ronald Butler QB
11 Devin Wilson WR
12 Michael German QB
13 Dantwaun O'Neal WR
14 Holt Claiborne QB
14 Antonio Harper DE
15 Jonathan Moore WR
15 Weldon Garlington WR/KR
16 Wesley Samuels TE
17 Patrick Smith QB
18 Telvin Hooks RB
19 Darion Hall RB
20 Martine Stevenson RB
21 Andrew Taylor DB
22 Stephen Godbolt III DB
24 Bernell Brooks DB
25 Devonte Heard WR
27 Harold Watson DB
28 David Van Dyke DB
30 Adam Davenport RB
31 Detorrius Shipley DE
32 Tim Broughton RB
33 Mark Reeves LB
34 Gary Jackson DB
36 Andrew Dale DB
37 Victor Fletcher DB
38 Ashton Westmoreland FB
39 Terence Harris II FB
40 Stanley Smith DB
41 Vernon Frett FB
42 Nick Thrasher LB
43 Jamin Godfrey PK/K
44 Mike West LB
45 Everett Nicholas V DB
46 Daniel Fitzpatrick DB
48 Marquaveus Jackson DE
49 Leon Holderhead P
50 Najee Jamerson LB
51 Chadwick Williams LB
52 Antonio Justice, Jr. LB
53 Justin North LB
54 Jack Ndem DL
55 Anthony Bass DL
56 Aaron Woods LS
57 Michael Murphy DL
58 Kilu Fontaine-Ellis DL
59 DeVontae Parrish LB
62 Jhaquelle Love OL
64 Troy Jones OL
65 Demetrius Rhaney OL
66 Jessamen Dunker OL
69 Derek Sibley OL
70 Robert Myers OL
72 Jordan Sidney OL
73 Kadeem Edwards OL
74 Kevin Kenton OL
75 James Lewis OL
76 Evan Clay OL
77 Anthony Morris OL
78 Montrell Wood OL
79 DeShawn Byrd OL
80 Je-Marc Sears TE
81 Joe Bowens WR
82 Curtis Thomas TE
83 Quindell Cousin WR
84 Michael Whitaker WR
85 Ryan Mitchell WR
86 Cameron Carter PK/P
87 Mazio Rhodes WR
88 Isaiah Jeffries-Freeman WR
89 Andrew Bather WR
90 Dinsdale Jackson DL
92 Baron Poole II DL
93 Samquan Evans DL
94 Roc-M Nesbitt DL
98 Michael Denny DL
99 Rodney Edwards DL
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Nick Thrasher

#42 Nick Thrasher

HT. 6' 2"
WT. 240
YR. Jr.

Major: Undecided

2012 Second Team All-OVC
2013 First Team All-OVC

2013 Beyond Sports Network Third Team All-American
2013 BOXTOROW All-American
2014 All-OVC First Team
2014 AFCA All-American
2014 College Sports Madness OVC Defensive Player of the Year
2014 Phil Steele Second Team All-American
2014 AP All-American Third Team

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.