A versatile athlete with unlimited potential, Thomas can play corner or safety ... Noted to be explosive in the secondary with tremendous closing speed.
High School: A three-time Suburban Big 6 all-conference selection for Coach Kelly Donahoe at Blue Springs (Mo.) High ... Was ranked as the No. 8 player in Missouri and No. 36 CB nationally by Rivals.com ... The Wildcats were 9-3 in 2010 and made the Missouri Class 6 playoffs ... Started and lettered 3 years ... Was timed a 4.4 in the 40-yard dash in high school and 4.3 in the shuttle run with a 35-inch vertical leap.
Personal: Bernard L. Thomas, Jr. was born 12/1/92 in Oklahoma City, Okla. ... Son of Bernard and Diane Thomas of Blue Springs ... Has two sisters, Adrianne and Raechel.