Nick Thomason
Nick  Thomason

RS Senior

Muscle Shoals, Ala.

High School:
Muscle Shoals HS

Last College:
Northeast Mississippi JC

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 243




@LATechFB Hosts Annual Pro Day Tuesday

Program to host event at Joe Aillet Stadium beginning at 9 a.m.


@LATechFB Honors Team at Annual Banquet

Team honored, 26-member senior class recognized


Louisiana Tech Places Nine on All-Conference USA Teams

#BowlDogs with second-most number of selections in league


@LATechFB Escapes with 17-15 Win at UTEP

Bulldogs host Rivalry in Dixie game vs. Southern Miss next week for C-USA West Division title


Post-Game Notes

Bulldogs overpower Mean Green, 56-13


2016 Pro Day

Photos from Louisiana Tech's 2016 Pro Day


Louisiana Tech at Rice

Photos of LA Tech's 2015 game at Rice


Louisiana Tech at Mississippi State

Louisiana Tech Football at Mississippi State


LA Tech vs. ULL 10/3/15

The Bulldogs and Ragin' Cajuns battled it out at Joe Aillet Stadium


Louisiana Tech vs. UTSA

Louisiana Tech vs. UTSA

2015: Named second team all-Conference USA ... Saw action in 12 games for the Bulldogs, registering 82 tackles, second most on the team, a forced fumble and an interception for the season ... Thomason led the Bulldogs with 12.5 tackles for loss ... Recorded double-digit tackles in four different games during the 2015 season ... Had one interception returned 26 yards, while also recording one solo tackle and one quarterback hurry against Southern (9/5) ... Recorded ten tackles (six solo, four assisted) including two tackles for loss and broke up a pass against WKU (9/10) ... Led the Bulldogs with eight tackles (seven solo, one assisted) including two tackles for loss against Kansas State (9/19) ... Recorded five tackles (two solo, three assisted) and assisted on a tacakle for loss against FIU (9/26) ... Recorded four tackles (one solo, three assisted), including one and a half for a loss, as well as two quarterback hurries against ULL (10/3) ... Record eight tackles (four solo, four assisted) including two tackles for loss against UTSA (10/10) ... Recorded ten tackles (for solo, six assisted) including 1.5 for loss and forced a fumble against Mississippi State (10/17) ... Led the Bulldogs with a season-high 11 tackles (five solo, six assisted) including a tackle for loss against Middle Tennessee (10/24) ... Recorded four tackles (two solo, two assisted) including a tackle for loss against Rice (10/30) ... Recorde ten tackles (three solo, seven assisted), including a tackle for loss, against UTEP (11/21) ... Recorded five tackles (two solo, three assisted) against Southern Miss (11/28) ... Totaled six tackles (five solo, one assisted) against Arkansas State (12/19) in the R + L Carrier's New Orleans Bowl.

Finished the year with 52 total tackles (29 solo, 23 assisted) and seven tackles for a loss of 17 yards including 1.5 tackles for a loss of five yards, two interceptions returned for two yards and four QB hurries ... Registered three solo tackles at No. 4/3 Oklahoma (8/30) in his first career appearance ... Notched a solo tackle at UL-Lafayette (9/6) ... Led the defense with seven total tackles (three solo, four assisted) at North Texas (9/11) ... Registered his first career sack for a loss of two yards as part of a two (solo) tackle game against Northwestern State (9/20) ... Tallied three solo tackles at No. 5/5 Auburn (9/27) with one being for a loss of one yard ... Notched a solo and an assisted tackle against UTEP (10/4) ... Both of his tackles against UTSA (10/18) were for a loss of seven yards combined and intercepted a pass and returned it two yards ... Assisted on three tackles at Southern Miss (10/25) ... Tallied six total tackles (four solo, two assisted) against Western Kentucky (11/1) including 1.5 tackles for a loss of two yards ... Registered three total tackles (one solo, two assisted) at UAB (11/8) ... Registered six total tackles (three solo, three assisted) and a tackle for a loss of two yards against Rice (11/29) ... Led the team with 12 total tackles (four solo, eight assisted) with one interception, two quarterback hurries and 0.5 sacks for a loss of three yards at Marshall in the C-USA Championship Game (12/6) ... Made two solo tackles and was credited with a QB hurry against Illinois (12/26) in the Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl.

2013: Redshirted 2013 season, did not play ... Member of the scout squad.

2012 (Northeast Mississippi CC): A first team all-state honoree despite missing three games with a knee injury ... Led the team with 61 total tackles (30 solo, 31 assisted) in six games played with six tackles for a loss of 20 yards, one sack for a loss of six yards, one forced fumble and one blocked kick ... Coached by Ricky Smith.

2011 (Northeast Mississippi CC): Played in 10 games, recording 48 tackles (32 solo, 16 assisted) ... Also registered three tackles for a loss of five yards, one forced fumble and one fumble recovered and returned for 37 yards ... Guided his team to a 6-4 record ... Coached by Ricky Smith.

2010 (Northeast Mississippi CC): Redshirted 2010 season, did not play.

High School: Graduated from Muscle Shoals High School in 2010 ... Guided his team to a 9-3 mark his senior season ... Received all-state honors as a senior, averaging 12 tackles a game ... Recorded 170 tackles during his junior season ... Coached by Scott Basden.

Personal: Nicholas Thomason ... Chose Louisiana Tech over 17 other offers, including Troy, Arkansas State, Houston, Middle Tennessee, Memphis, Mississippi State, Ole Miss and Rutgers ... Recruited by Jeff Koonz.


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