For the seventh consecutive year, the Rice football team helped the incoming freshmen class move in.
2013 signee who earned his first playing time in 2014 on special teams.
Made his debut on special teams at Notre Dame and has seen action in all 10 games.
Langham Creek High School
Three-time all-District 17-5A selection and a three-year starter for coach Todd Thompson at Langham Creek HS... Led team to district title as a senior... Honorable mention All-State honoree... Tabbed by Dave Campbell's Texas Football Top 300 as one of the top 30 line prospects heading into 2012... Named to the Houston Chronicle's Top 100... Named Offensive Line MVP at the Next Athlete Texas Top 100 Showcase in 2012... Team captain as a junior and senior... Became the first to win Langham Creek's best offensive lineman award in back-to-back seasons... Touchdown Club of Houston 2012 Preseason team... Eagle Scout... Competed in the shot put and discus three seasons and advanced to regionals as a junior and senior.
Full name: Kenneth Jon Thompson... Born: Sept. 28, 1994 at Houston... Parents: Danny and Emily Thompson (one brother, one sister)... Father, Danny Thompson, was a member of the football squad at the University of Houston... Rice College: Jones.