2017: Thomas will serve as a backup walk-on quarterback as a redshirt freshman in 2017.
2016: Thomas did not see action as a reserve quarterback as a walk-on first-year freshman in 2016.
HIGH SCHOOL: He completed 214-of-385 passes (55.6%) for 3,107 yards with 36 TDs and 9 interceptions (he also ran for 3 scores) as a 2015 senior quarterback at Brentwood School in Los Angeles (Calif.).
He spent his first 3 years (2012-14) of high school at Oaks Christian High in Westlake Village (Calif.). As a 2014 junior, he started the first half of the year and hit 51-of-86 passes (59.3%) of his passes for 477 yards with 2 TDs and 2 interceptions (he set school records for most pass completions, 29, and attempts, 46, in a game).
PERSONAL: He is a business administration major at USC with a B+ average (3.42 GPA). He has 2 siblings who have attended USC.