Green Wave to square off against fellow American newcomer at 7 p.m. on CBS Sports Network
Green Wave hold pair of practices on Monday, outdoors in the morning and at Saints Facility in the afternoon
Green Wave cap action with two-and-a-half hour, 20-period practice at Saints Facility
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