1 Eric Thompson
1 Eric Thompson
Height: 6-0
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bradenton, Fla.
High School: Southeast
Position: CB
Major: Exercise Science
gp 10
tk 20.0
sac 1
int 1
ffum -

2015 (Junior) | Game-By-Game Stats

Played in 10 games and started eight contests...was credited with 24 total tackles, including 15 solo stops...broke up seven passes on the season...had a season-best six tackles, including five solo stops at Western Illinois...also had two pass breakups against the Leathernecks...at Southern Illinois had a solo tackle and three assists for four stops...also broke up two passes vs. the Salukis...other pass breakup came against Saint Francis (Pa.)...in the opener at Pittsburgh had four total tackles, including three solo stops...had three tackles agianst North Dakota State with two solos against the Bison...also had a TFL in the game...had two tackles Missouri State and Robert Morris...had a single stop in three contests...earned his third letter.

2014 (Sophomore) | Game-By-Game Stats

Played in 11 games and started nine contests as a defensive back for the Penguins...was used during nickel packages and rotated spots on the field with linebacker Desmond Williams...started five of the first six contests...finished the season with 31 total tackles, including 24 solo stops...had a season-best six tackles, five of which were solos, against Indiana State...had five against Western Illinois, including four solos...opened the season with a five-tackle performance at Illinois (three solos and two assists)...had four solo stops at Illinois State...finished with three tackles against South Dakota...had two solo tackles against Missouri State and Southern Illinois...broke up passes against the Sycamores and Duquesne...earned his second letter.

2013 (Freshman) | Game-By-Game Stats

Played in seven games and started at corner against Duquesne...saw additional time as a backup defensive back and on special teams...finished the year with 13 total tackles, including nine solo stops...had a high for four stops, including three solos in win over Illinois State...credited with three tackles, including two solos along with a tackle for a four-yard loss vs. Morehead State...had three tackles, two solo, and a TFL in win over Duquesne...had solo stops against Dayton and Western Illinois and an assist against Michigan State...recovered a fumbled punt against the Spartans that led to a touchdown...had three special teams tackles...missed the final three games after getting injured on opening kickoff at South Dakota...earned his first letter.

HIGH SCHOOL: An honorable-mention Class 5A Florida all-state selection...played in the annual Brad Price Memorial PAL Bowl All-Star Game...was credited with 14 pass breakups during senior season...played cornerback and quarterback...honorable-mention all-area pick as a junior...coach was Paul Maechtle.

PERSONAL: Parents are Kathleen and Eric Thompson...has two sisters...major is nursing.

Recent Games
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 15 13
Assists 5 3
Tackles 20.0 16.0
Tackles per game 2.0 2.0
Sacks 1 1
Sack yards 9 9
Interceptions 1 -
Returned for touchdown 0 -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 Duquesne W, 45-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at West Virginia L, 38-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 Robert Morris W, 38-6 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 South Dakota W, 30-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Illinois State W, 20-6 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 UNI W, 14-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at South Dakota State L, 24-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Indiana State W, 13-10 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at North Dakota State L, 24-3 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Southern Illinois W, 21-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Duquesne W, 45-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at West Virginia L, 38-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 17 Robert Morris W, 38-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 1 South Dakota W, 30-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Illinois State W, 20-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 UNI W, 14-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at South Dakota State L, 24-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Indiana State W, 13-10 - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at North Dakota State L, 24-3 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Southern Illinois W, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24 - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24 - - - - - - -
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23 - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38 - - - - - - -
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Duquesne W, 45-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at West Virginia L, 38-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 17 Robert Morris W, 38-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 1 South Dakota W, 30-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Illinois State W, 20-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 UNI W, 14-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at South Dakota State L, 24-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Indiana State W, 13-10 - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at North Dakota State L, 24-3 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Southern Illinois W, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24 - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24 - - - - - - -
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23 - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38 - - - - - - -
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 Duquesne W, 45-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 10 at West Virginia L, 38-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 17 Robert Morris W, 38-6 - - - - - -
Oct 1 South Dakota W, 30-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 8 at Illinois State W, 20-6 - - - - - 0
Oct 15 UNI W, 14-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 22 at South Dakota State L, 24-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 29 Indiana State W, 13-10 - - - - - 0
Nov 5 at North Dakota State L, 24-3 - - - - - 0
Nov 12 Southern Illinois W, 21-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20 - - - - - 0
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24 - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24 - - - - - -
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23 - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38 - - - - - -
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14 - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 Duquesne W, 45-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at West Virginia L, 38-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 Robert Morris W, 38-6 - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 South Dakota W, 30-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Illinois State W, 20-6 - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 UNI W, 14-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at South Dakota State L, 24-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Indiana State W, 13-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at North Dakota State L, 24-3 - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Southern Illinois W, 21-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20 - - - - - - - -
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24 - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24 - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23 - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38 - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 Duquesne W, 45-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at West Virginia L, 38-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 Robert Morris W, 38-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 South Dakota W, 30-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Illinois State W, 20-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 UNI W, 14-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at South Dakota State L, 24-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Indiana State W, 13-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at North Dakota State L, 24-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Southern Illinois W, 21-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38 - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 Duquesne W, 45-10 1 - - - - 0
Sep 10 at West Virginia L, 38-21 1 - - - - 0
Sep 17 Robert Morris W, 38-6 - - - - - -
Oct 1 South Dakota W, 30-20 1 - - - - 0
Oct 8 at Illinois State W, 20-6 1 - - - - 0
Oct 15 UNI W, 14-10 1 - - - - 0
Oct 22 at South Dakota State L, 24-10 1 - - - - 0
Oct 29 Indiana State W, 13-10 1 - - - - 0
Nov 5 at North Dakota State L, 24-3 1 - - - - 0
Nov 12 Southern Illinois W, 21-14 1 - - - - 0
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20 1 - - - - 0
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24 - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24 - - - - - -
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23 - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38 - - - - - -
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14 - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 Duquesne W, 45-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 10 at West Virginia L, 38-21 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Sep 17 Robert Morris W, 38-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 South Dakota W, 30-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 8 at Illinois State W, 20-6 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 15 UNI W, 14-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 22 at South Dakota State L, 24-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 29 Indiana State W, 13-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 5 at North Dakota State L, 24-3 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 12 Southern Illinois W, 21-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 Duquesne W, 45-10 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 10 at West Virginia L, 38-21 1 2 3.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 2 0 - - -
Sep 17 Robert Morris W, 38-6 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 South Dakota W, 30-20 2 0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 2 - -
Oct 8 at Illinois State W, 20-6 2 0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 UNI W, 14-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at South Dakota State L, 24-10 3 1 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Indiana State W, 13-10 2 0 2.0 1 9 1 9 - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 5 at North Dakota State L, 24-3 0 1 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Southern Illinois W, 21-14 2 0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 3 - -
Nov 19 at Missouri State W, 65-20 2 1 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 26 Samford W, 38-24 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 3 at Jacksonville State W, 40-24 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 10 Wofford W, 30-23 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Eastern Wash. W, 40-38 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 7 vs. James Madison L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2013-14 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 38 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2013-14 7 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 38 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2013-14 7 - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - -
Total 38 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2013-14 7 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 38 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2013-14 7 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 38 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2013-14 7 - - - - 0 .0
2014-15 11 - - - - 0 .0
2015-16 10 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 10 - - - - 0 .0
Total 38 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2013-14 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2013-14 7 9 4 13.0 1.9 - - 2 5 - 1 0 - - 1 -
2014-15 11 24 7 31.0 2.8 - - 1 1 - 1 0 - - 2 -
2015-16 10 16 8 24.0 2.4 - - 1 1 - - - - - 6 -
2016-17 10 15 5 20.0 2.0 1 9 1 9 - - - 1 2 7 -
Total 38 64 24 88.0 2.3 1 9 5 16 - 2 0 1 2 16 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - 0
October 5 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 7 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 3 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 2 - - - - 0 .0
October 5 - - - - 0 .0
November 3 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 15 5 20.0 2.0 1 9 1 9 - - - 1 2 7 -
Conference 8 13 3 16.0 2.0 1 9 1 9 - - - - - 6 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 7 0 7.0 1.4 1 9 1 9 - - - - - 7 -
Away 5 8 5 13.0 2.6 - - 0 - - - - 1 2 - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 11 1 12.0 1.7 1 9 1 9 - - - - - 7 -
Losses 3 4 4 8.0 2.7 - - 0 - - - - 1 2 - -
-
September 2 2 2 4.0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 2 1 -
October 5 9 1 10.0 2.0 1 9 1 9 - - - - - 3 -
November 3 4 2 6.0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - 3 -