2015: First-year starter at nose tackle for all 11 games...Recorded 19 total tackles (eight solo), 6 1/2 tackles for loss and 2 1/2 sacks...Earned All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference second-team honors......Earned a spot on the GLIAC Football All-Academic Team (cumulative grade-point average of 3.00-3.49).
2014: Earned more playing time along the defensive line, recording seven total tackles and a half-tackle for loss in nine games.
2013: Saw action in three games as a true freshman, finishing with one assisted tackle.
High School: As a senior, was first-team all-conference and third-team All-Southwest Ohio...As a junior, was second-team all-league and first-team all-county...Played on a Springfield team that won a 2012 conference championship.
Personal: Son of Dale and Melissa Thompson.