2012: Played against Grambling State and Virginia before seeing his campaign cut short by injury.
2011: Started six of the first seven games before being sidelined by injury.
2010: Redshirted his first season on campus.
High School: The No. 4 ranked center in Texas and No. 18 nationally by Rivals.com ... first-team All-State and All-District 13-3A ... also a first-team selection at defensive tackle in addition to serving as the team's field-goal kicker ... an academic all-district pick his senior year ... earned All-State honors as a sophomore when he helped Farmersville win the 2-A state championship.
Personal: Parents are Shane and Tracy Thompson ... major is psychology.