Florida 2013 signee Chris Thompson
Hometown: Gainesville, Fla.
Weight: 170 pounds
GC Composite Ranking: NR
Recruited by: Brent Pease
Notable: Runs the 40-yard dash in 4.37 seconds, a scorching time he recorded during a camp at Florida Atlantic this past summer. Earned a scholarship offer from Florida three days after impressing coaches during UF’s Friday Night Lights Camp on July 27. Verbally committed shortly after receiving the offer after a meeting with coach Will Muschamp in his office on July 30, 2012. A three-star prospect by national recruiting networks, Thompson also received scholarship offers from Florida Atlantic, Marshall, Massachusetts and Utah. Thompson caught a team-high 37 passes for 814 yards and six touchdowns in helping GHS reach the regional finals as a junior.
Quotable: “I have been a Florida fan since the time I was a little boy. They are my hometown school and the stadium is in my back yard. So it has been a dream to play for the Gators.” — Thompson told GatorCountry.com
Get the Gator Country Magazine!
Read outstanding, feature length coverage of Gator athletics like no other in a beautiful, full color & glossy print magazine... MORE...
Check out our Photo Galleries!
View thousands of Gator Country's exclusive photos from all Florida Gators sports, including games, events, tournaments, practices and more... MORE...
2014 Football Commits
|Davidson (NC) Day|
|Columbia (SC) Spring Valley|
|Fort Myers (Fla.) Dunbar|
|Cross City (Fla.) Dixie County|
|Jacksonville (Fla). Raines|
|Deland (Fla.) High|
|New Orleans (La.) St. Augustine|
|Miami (Fla.) Central|
|Fort Lauderdale (Fla.) St. Thomas Aquinas|
2013 Basketball Commits
|Clermont (Fla.) Montverde Academy|
|Bonifay (Fla) Holmes County|
- Women's Tennis NCAA QF vs Cal (PD @ 03:45 PM)
- Coach K Probably Coming Back to USA Basketball (themistocles @ 03:43 PM)
- Aubrey Hill New Head Coach at Miami Carol City (his high school Alma mater) (gatorkarl @ 03:42 PM)
- Iron Man 3 (fredsanford @ 03:24 PM)
- Which team has the best chance of derailing the Heat's repeat bid? (GatorsGators @ 03:24 PM)
- The Worst Offensive Coordinator in UF History Says the SEC is Overrated (alligatoralley @ 03:23 PM)
- Is Driskel a Top-Five Quarterback in the SEC? (kendallgator @ 03:23 PM)
- babes (anstro76 @ 03:22 PM)
- SEC Softball Teams Killing It in the Tourney So Far (IowaGator @ 03:18 PM)
- SEC and Florida Rivals recruiting thread (GATORAZ @ 03:14 PM)