March 31, 2009

Georgia defensive tackle has NC State offer

NC State has been a bit selective early on in offering defensive tackles, but one name on the board is Mike Thornton, a 6-foot-2, 280-pounder from Stephenson High in Stone Mountain, Ga.

Thornton, who reportedly runs the 40-yard dash in 4.8 seconds, made 95 tackles and four sacks as a junior. That has helped him land five offers already. South Carolina was the first. Since then Auburn, Miami, NC State and Louisiana Tech offered.

...More... To continue reading this article you must be a member. Sign Up Now!