Team prepares for Heart of Dallas Bowl, volunteers at North Texas Food Bank.
Come meet and support the 2012 Boilermakers prior to Saturday's Old Oaken Bucket game against Indiana.
The Old Oaken Bucket and a trip to a bowl are on the line for the Boilermakers this weekend.
Boilermakers spread some hoilday cheer at local Salvation Army.
2011: Appeared in 10 games as a reserve.
2010: Appeared in one game as a reserve.
2009: Moved from cornerback to wide receiver during spring practice ... did not play.
2008: Did not play.
High School: Three-star prospect ranked as No. 30 safety nationally and No. 12 player in Illinois by Scout.com ... all-state selection as senior after totaling 38 tackles, five pass breakups and four interceptions ... also passed for 1,541 yards and 20 touchdowns and rushed for 648 yards and eight scores ... had 79-yard punt return ... set school record with 10 interceptions, three of which were returned for touchdowns, to go with 85 tackles and two fumble recoveries as junior ... coach was Gary Korhonen.
Personal: Given name is Tommie Michael Thomas ... born May 28, 1990 ... organizational leadership and supervision major ... enjoys playing basketball and helping with the Special Olympics.