September 29, 2009

Thompson takes in Kyle Field as a recruit

Midland (TX) Christian offensive tackle Bobby Thompson found himself at Kyle Field this past Saturday night watching Texas A&M beat UAB 56-19. On the surface, it is not an unusual occurrence for the 6-foot-7, 280-pound junior, since his mother and grandfather went to A&M and he's been attending Aggie games since he was eight years old.

However, it was special for Thompson since it was the first time that he had ever been to an A&M game as a guest of the university itself. He ranks as one of Texas' offensive line prospects in the class of 2011 and A&M has been recruiting him ever since he attended a camp this past summer in College Station. He and his family arrived hours before game time and were on the move from the time that they hit the campus beginning with a tour of A&M's facilities.



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