Football


Earnest Thomas III
Earnest Thomas III

Hometown:
Orchard Lake, Mich.

High School:
St. Mary's

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 202

Position:
Back

Experience:
5-4

12/14/2014

Seniors, Award Winners Honored at Annual Banquet

O'Toole Named Offensive MVP, Thomas III Defensive MVP; 17 Seniors Honored

11/29/2014

Illini Dominate Northwestern to Become Bowl Eligible

The Fighting Illini defense forced five Northwestern turnovers.

10/25/2014

Postgame Notes - Illinois vs. Minnesota, October 25 2014

Postgame Notes - Illinois vs. Minnesota, October 25 2014

High School: Recorded 100 tackles, seven tackles for loss, forced a fumble and had one interception as a senior ... A three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... PrepStar All-Midwest Region ... Ranked as the 46th-best safety nationally by Rivals.com ... Rated as the 13th-best prospect in the state of Michigan by Rivals.com ... A three-star recruit by Scout.com ... Had 480 yards rushing and 13 touchdowns on the offensive side as a senior ... Ranked the 54th-best safety in the nation by Scout.com ... Helped lead his team to the Michigan Div. III championship game.

Personal: The son of Sonya and Earnest Thomas, Jr. ... Has over a 3.0 GPA.


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