UND Roster

2021-22 GoldRush21 Roster

Jayden Thomas


Height 6-1
Weight 185
Hometown Paulding County, GA
High School Pace Academy
  • Four-star recruit by Rivals and ESPN
  • Three-star recruit by 247Sports.com
  • No. 221 player nationally, No. 94 player regionally, No. 43 wide receiver nationally and No. 23 player from Georgia by ESPN.com (83 Scout Grade)
  • No. 47 wide receiver and No. 23 player from Georgia by Rivals (5.8 Rivals rank)
  • No. 106 wide receiver nationally and No. 47 player from Georgia by 247Sports.com
  • Hauled in 25 receptions for 399 yards and five touchdowns during his senior season
  • Played for coach Chris Slade at Pace Academy
  • High School coach, Slade, played linebacker in the NFL for nine seasons between the New England Patriots and Carolina Panthers¬†
  • Also plays baseball at Pace
  • Son of April and Randy Thomas
  • Grandfather, Phillip Rodgers, was the first African-American quarterback at Virginia Tech
  • Has two siblings; Kaysen and Holden