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Lazedrick Thompson
Lazedrick  Thompson

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
LaPlace, La.

High School:
St. Charles Catholic

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 219

Position:
Running Back

Birthdate:
05/24/1994

Experience:
3L

Major:
Business Management


03/25/2015

Football Releases Depth Chart Following Spring Practice

Green Wave set to return 23 lettermen which started games in 2014, including four of five offensive linemen

03/07/2015

Football Caps Week 3 Of Spring Drills With 78-Play Scrimmage

Offense rolls up 337 yards while the defense posted 2.0 sacks among 8.0 tackles for loss with 2 interceptions

12/07/2014

Football Falls To Temple In Season Finale, 10-3

Tyler Gilbert posts 4.0 tackles for loss and Lorenzo Doss picks off a pass in the loss

11/15/2014

Football Falls In Homecoming Contest To Memphis, 38-17

Green Wave defense tallies a season-best 12.0 tackles for loss and forces a pair of turnovers in the loss

11/01/2014

Football Spooked By Cincinnati On Halloween Night, 38-14

Hilliard runs for a season-high 123 yards, Lee ties school freshman touchdown pass record in the loss

03/10/2015

2015 Tulane Football Spring Scrimmage (03-07-15)

Photos By Parker Waters

11/15/2014

Tulane vs. Memphis - Homecoming - Nov. 15, 2014 - Yulman Stadium

Tulane vs. Memphis - Homecoming - Nov. 15, 2014 - Yulman Stadium

10/31/2014

Tulane vs. Cincinnati - Yulman Stadium - Oct. 31, 2014

Tulane vs. Cincinnati - Yulman Stadium - Oct. 31, 2014 Halloween Night!

10/11/2014

Tulane vs. UConn - Oct. 11, 2014 - Yulman Stadium

Tulane vs. UConn on Oct. 11, 2014 at Yulman Stadium. The Green Wave's first American Athletic Conference game at home.

09/27/2014

Tulane at Rutgers - Sept. 27, 2014 - High Point Solutions Stadium

Tulane at Rutgers - Sept. 27, 2014 - High Point Solutions Stadium

Career Notes: Three-year letterman has played in 27 games with six starts at running back…has 176 carries for 763 yards (4.3 avg.) with five touchdowns to go along with two receptions for 35 yards (17.5 avg.)…opens fall camp as possible starting running back.

2015: Played in eight games with three starts as a redshirt-junior…rushed 45 times for 162 yards (3.6 avg.) and one touchdown…tied for third on the team in rushing touchdowns…fourth on the team in carries…paced the Green Wave at Georgia Tech (9/12) on the ground with 74 yards on 13 carries…rushed 13 times for 46 yards and a touchdown vs Maine (9/19) while adding three receptions for 35 yards…posted five carries for 13 yards at Army (11/14)…recorded 11 yards on three carries vs Tulsa (11/27)…carried the ball six times for 12 yards vs Duke (9/3)…totaled nine yards on two carries at SMU (11/21)…notched one carry for one yard vs UCF (10/3).


2014: Played in 11 games with three starts as a redshirt-sophomore…rushed 109 times for 533 yards (4.9 avg.) for four touchdowns while recording one catch for four yards…second on the team, ninth in The American in rushing yards per game (48.5)…second on the team, 12th in The American n total rushing yards (533)…third on the team in all-purpose yards per game (48.8)…tallied a career-high 124 rushing yards and a score on 19 carries while hauling in a four-yard pass at Duke (9/20)…posted 73 yards on 12 carries vs UConn (10/11)…ran 12 times for 70 yards vs Memphis (11/15)…added 63 yards and a score on 12 carries at UCF (10/18)…also rushed for 63 yards on 11 carries and a season-long 48 yard carry vs Temple (12/6)…posted 39 yards and a touchdown on nine carries vs Cincinnati (10/31)…had 30 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries vs Southeastern Louisiana (9/13).

2013:
Played in eight games as a redshirt-freshman...finished fifth on the team in rushing attempts (22) and rushing yards (68) while hauling in one pass for 31 yards...had a season-best 22 yards on five carries, including a season-long 16-yard jaunt, vs East Carolina (10/12)...ran seven times for 19 yards vs Jackson State (8/29)...lone catch of the season came at Louisiana Tech (9/12).

2012: Did not play as a true freshman...redshirted the season...off the field, was a member of Tulane's 3.0 Club.

High School: Three-year letterman at St. Charles Catholic for coach Frank Monica...rated a three-star recruit by Rivals.com while garnering two-star recognition from Scout.com, ESPN.com and 247Sports.com...listed as No. 107 running back nationally by 247Sports.com, No. 114 by ESPN.com and No. 183 by Scout.com...tabbed No. 59 recruit in Louisiana by ESPN.com and No. 69 in the state by 247Sports.com...received a 77 Sports Rating from 247Sports.com and a 74 Scout Grade from ESPN.com...helped lead the Comets to a combined 40-4 record with three playoff appearances, including a 15-0 season to go along with a District 7-3A and a state championship as a senior...ran for 1,583 yards and 18 carries on 161 carries as a senior en route to earning first-team all-state, all-metro, all-district and Clarion Herald Catholic Elite Team honors...named second-team all-district as a junior after running for over 400 yards and eight touchdowns...also lettered once in track and field and in powerlifting, where he finished second in the state as a junior...off the field, was a member of the Beta Club

Personal: Born Lazedrick Rainelius Jondexter Thompson on May 24, 1994, in Harvey, Ill...son of Larry and Pearl Thompson...has one brother, Ezekiel, who played football at Trinity...majoring in business management.

Thompson's Career Offensive Statistics
Year GP-GS Rush Yds Avg. TD Long Rec Yds Avg. TD Long
2013 8-0 22 68 3.1 0 16 1 31 31.0 0 31
2014 11-3 109 533 4.9 4 48 1 4 4.0 0 4
2015 8-3 45 162 3.6 1 15 0 0 0.0 0 0
Total 27-6 176 763 4.3 5 63 2 35 17.5 0 31