With National Signing Day in the books, Texas A&M signed a class of 23 high school seniors and one junior college transfer. Now it's time to look at the Aggies roster, factor in the changes that the new coaching staff will make as to scheme and figure out who from this class is ready to make an...[details]
Personal: Joseph Liam Thomas is the son of Pat and Lisa Thomas of Austin, Texas born Dec. 24, 1984 in Los Gatos, Calif. business administration major.
Earned 4x4 status during the Aggies' 2005 offseason training program ... Improved his max in the 4x4 lifts by 41.5 pounds to a total of 1,470 pounds ... Has two career starts.
2004 (FRESHMAN): Contributed seven receptions for 87 yards and two touchdowns while seeing action in all 12 games started against Utah and Wyoming had a season-best three catches for 51 yards against Wyoming.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned first-team all-district honors as a senior and was voted the teams MVP after grabbing 44 balls for 642 yards and six touchdowns as a senior to help Austin Westlake post a 10-2 record and win the district crown two-time all-district and All-CenTex selection as a junior, Thomas caught 41 receptions for 632 yards andseven touchdowns to help the team reach the state championship game in 5A Division II also played basketball and ran track played for the same high school as current teammate Chad Schroeder, and he was coached by Schroeder's father, Ron, at Westlake.