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Jamar Thomas
Jamar Thomas

Hometown:
Baton Rouge, La.

High School:
University Lab

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 198

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
01/18/1992

Experience:
2L

Major:
Communications


08/08/2012

Transcript From Tulane's Annual Medial Day Press Conference

New head coach Curtis Johnson discussed the Green Wave's preseason practice and outlook for 2012

02/25/2012

Football Wraps Week 1 Of Spring Practice On Saturday Morning

New head coach Curtis Johnson pleased with his team's progress after three sessions

02/22/2012

Tulane's Football Completes First Spring Practice under Johnson on Wednesday

Green Wave opens Johnson era with intense, two-hour practice

11/27/2011

Tulane Football Falls to Hawai'i in 2011 Season Finale, 35-23

Orleans Darkwa scores twice; Tulane Defense forces two interceptions, safety

Career Notes: Two-year letterman ran nine times for 26 yards (2.9 avg.), caugth three passes for 37 yards (12.3 avg.), returned five punts for 20 yards (4.0 avg.) and returned 10 kickoffs for 241 yards (24.1 avg.) for his career...played in 18 games.

2012: Did not play as a junior due to injury.

2011: Saw action in 12 games as a sophomore...finished third on the team in both kickoff returns (3) and kickoff return yardage (96) while running seven times for 20 yards and returning one punt for nine yards...had a career-high four carries for 11 yards vs Southeastern Louisiana (9/3)...hauled in an 18-yard pass vs UTEP (10/15) and a 14-yarder vs Tulsa (9/10)...had a career-long 66-yard kickoff return in the season finale at Hawai'i (11/26).

2010: Played in six games as a true freshman...finished second on the team in punt returns (4) and punt return yardage (11) and fourth in kickoffs (7) and kickoff return yardage (145) while running twice for six yards and catching one pass for a five-yard gain...had a career-best three kickoff returns for 66 yards, including a season-long 23 yarder, vs SMU (10/30)...made collegiate debut at UTEP (10/23) when he returned two kickoffs for 44 yards and logged both offensive carries...caught lone pass and returned a kickoff for 21 yards at UCF (11/20).

High School: Four-year letterman at University Lab where he saw time at running back and cornerback for head coach John Shoptau...named a two-star prospect by Rivals.com and Scout.com...ranked the No. 170 running back in the nation by Scout.com and the No. 50 recruit in Louisiana by Dandy Don...named first-team All-District 7-2A in each of his final three prep seasons...ran for over 2,200 yards for his career, including 1,105 yards as a senior...selected to play in the Red Stick Bowl All-Star Game in Baton Rouge, suiting up for the Black Knights...ran for a career-high 215 yards as a junior against Calgary Baptist...also lettered twice in basketball and track and field.

Personal: Born Jamar Rachad Thomas on Jan. 18, 1992, in Jacksonville, Fla...son of Edward Thomas and Jackie Moore...has one sister, Adrian Chapman...majoring in communications.

Thomas' Career Offensive Statistics

Year GP-GS Att Yds Avg. TD Long No. Yds Avg. TD Long
2010 6-0 2 6 3.0 0 5 1 5 5.0 0 5
2011 12-0 7 20 2.9 0 6 2 32 16.0 0 18
Career 18-0 9 26 1.9 0 6 3 37 16.0 0 18

Thomas' Career Return Statistics

Year GP-GS PR Yds Avg. TD Long KOR Yds Avg. TD Long
2010 6-0 4 11 2.8 0 6 7 145 20.7 0 25
2011 12-0 1 9 9.0 0 9 3 96 32.0 0 66
Career 18-0 5 20 4.0 0 9 10 241 24.1 0 66