5 Kevin Thomson
5 - Kevin Thomson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 200
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Auburn, Wash.
High School: Riverside HS
Previous College: UNLV
Position: QB
Experience: 2V
gp 12
yds 3216
td 27
yds/g 268.0

2018 Season

  • Started all seven games in which he appeared.
  • Completed 79-of-145 passes for 1,380 yards and eight touchdowns with only one interception.
  • Averaged 9.52 yards per pass which ranks second in school history, trailing his own record from a season prior.
  • His efficiency rating of 151.3 was the third best all-time by a Hornet.
  • Also rushed for 134 yards on 51 carries.
  • Threw a TD pass six games in six of his seven games. The only exception was at Southern Utah where he was knocked out of the game in the fist quarter.
  • Had multiple TD passes against Saint Francis and Cal Poly.
  • Passed for 322 yards against Mustangs for his season high.
  • Had 18 passes and one rush of at least 25 yards during the season.
  • Led the team with 1,514 yards of total offense and an average of 216.3 yards per game.
  • Earned Big Sky all-academic honors.

2017 Season

  • Started eight games at quarterback during his first season with the team.
  • Set the Sacramento State single-season record with a quarterback efficiency of 171.80 and an average of 9.14 yards of total offense per play.
  • Completed 97-of-175 passes for 1,828 yards and 17 touchdowns with just three interceptions.
  • Averaged 10.45 yards per pass to set the school record.
  • Threw for a career high 320 yards and five touchdowns against Incarnate Word and had five games with a least 250 passing yards.
  • Tossed multiple touchdowns in five games, including three or more in four contests.
  • Also rushed for 494 yards and a team-high nine touchdowns.
  • The nine rushing scores were the most by a Hornet quarterback since Ricky Ray had 10 in 2000.
  • Rushed for four scores and 149 yards in the win over Southern Utah.
  • The four rushing TDs rank second in school history regardless of position and the yardage was the most by a Hornet QB.
  • Also rushed for 121 yards and three touchdowns at Eastern Washington.
  • Averaged 6.25 yards per carry.
  • Earned Big Sky all-academic honors.

Prior to Sacramento State

  • Redshirted at UNLV in 2014 and was a reserve quarterback in 2015 before transferring at the end of the year.

High School

  • A 2014 graduate from Riverside HS in Auburn, Wash.
  • Played three varsity seasons where he was named the league’s offensive back of the year and earned first team all-league honors as a senior.
  • Named to the News Tribune All-Area team and was selected to play in the Washington All-Star Game.
  • As a senior, he had 2,132 yards of total offense with 24 touchdowns while helping guide the team to a share of the league title.

Personal

  • Graduated in May 2019 with a degree in communication studies and is currently pursuing a master’s degree.
  • Parents are Jim and Connie Thomson.
Recent Games
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28
Statistics category Overall Conf
Completions 265 149
Attempts 450 245
Completion % 58.9% 60.8%
Yards 3216 1750
Yards per game 268.0 250.0
Yards per attempt 7.1 7.1
Touchdowns 27 12
Interceptions 8 6
Sacks 13 6
Yards lost 77 38
Pass Efficiency 135.2 132.1
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 31 Southern Oregon W, 77-19 14 20 70.0% 303 15.2 4 0 0 0
Sep 6 at Arizona State L, 19-7 32 50 64.0% 263 5.3 1 1 3 19
Sep 14 Northern Colorado W, 50-0 27 41 65.9% 361 8.8 5 1 0 0
Sep 21 at Fresno State L, 34-20 22 41 53.7% 233 5.7 3 0 3 16
Oct 5 #22 Eastern Washington W, 48-27 30 44 68.2% 315 7.2 3 1 0 0
Oct 12 at #6 Montana State W, 34-21 23 30 76.7% 260 8.7 3 1 0 0
Oct 19 #5 Montana W, 49-22 24 34 70.6% 369 10.9 4 1 2 8
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14 18 28 64.3% 175 6.3 0 1 0 0
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17 9 18 50.0% 144 8.0 1 0 2 13
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7 17 36 47.2% 187 5.2 0 1 0 0
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17 28 55 50.9% 300 5.5 1 1 2 17
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28 21 53 39.6% 306 5.8 2 0 1 4
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 31 Southern Oregon W, 77-19 4 90 22.5 36 1 - -
Sep 6 at Arizona State L, 19-7 9 -2 -0.2 9 0 1 0
Sep 14 Northern Colorado W, 50-0 6 53 8.8 15 0 1 0
Sep 21 at Fresno State L, 34-20 9 -5 -0.6 6 0 1 1
Oct 5 #22 Eastern Washington W, 48-27 9 36 4.0 9 2 - -
Oct 12 at #6 Montana State W, 34-21 11 74 6.7 24 2 - -
Oct 19 #5 Montana W, 49-22 16 50 3.1 7 2 1 1
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14 11 104 9.5 29 0 - -
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17 7 13 1.9 12 0 1 0
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7 8 3 0.4 17 1 2 0
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17 24 116 4.8 33 2 - -
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28 13 87 6.7 28 2 - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 31 Southern Oregon W, 77-19 - - - - - - -
Sep 6 at Arizona State L, 19-7 - - - - - 1 0
Sep 14 Northern Colorado W, 50-0 1 -1 -1.0 0 0 1 0
Sep 21 at Fresno State L, 34-20 - - - - - 1 1
Oct 5 #22 Eastern Washington W, 48-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at #6 Montana State W, 34-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #5 Montana W, 49-22 - - - - - 1 1
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17 - - - - - 1 0
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7 - - - - - 2 0
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17 - - - - - - -
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 31 Southern Oregon W, 77-19 - - - - - 0
Sep 6 at Arizona State L, 19-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 Northern Colorado W, 50-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 at Fresno State L, 34-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 #22 Eastern Washington W, 48-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 at #6 Montana State W, 34-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 #5 Montana W, 49-22 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34 - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17 - - - - - 0
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 31 Southern Oregon W, 77-19 - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 at Arizona State L, 19-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Northern Colorado W, 50-0 1 38 38.0 38 1 0 0 0
Sep 21 at Fresno State L, 34-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 #22 Eastern Washington W, 48-27 1 35 35.0 35 1 0 0 0
Oct 12 at #6 Montana State W, 34-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #5 Montana W, 49-22 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17 - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 31 Southern Oregon W, 77-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 at Arizona State L, 19-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Northern Colorado W, 50-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Fresno State L, 34-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 #22 Eastern Washington W, 48-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at #6 Montana State W, 34-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #5 Montana W, 49-22 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 31 Southern Oregon W, 77-19 1 90 - - - 90
Sep 6 at Arizona State L, 19-7 1 -2 - - - -2
Sep 14 Northern Colorado W, 50-0 1 53 -1 - - 52
Sep 21 at Fresno State L, 34-20 1 -5 - - - -5
Oct 5 #22 Eastern Washington W, 48-27 1 36 - - - 36
Oct 12 at #6 Montana State W, 34-21 1 74 - - - 74
Oct 19 #5 Montana W, 49-22 1 50 - - - 50
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14 1 104 - - - 104
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17 1 13 - - - 13
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34 - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7 1 3 - - - 3
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17 1 116 - - - 116
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28 1 87 - - - 87
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 31 Southern Oregon W, 77-19 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 6 at Arizona State L, 19-7 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 14 Northern Colorado W, 50-0 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 21 at Fresno State L, 34-20 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 5 #22 Eastern Washington W, 48-27 12 2 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 12 at #6 Montana State W, 34-21 12 2 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 19 #5 Montana W, 49-22 12 2 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17 12 2 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28 12 2 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 31 Southern Oregon W, 77-19 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 at Arizona State L, 19-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Northern Colorado W, 50-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Fresno State L, 34-20 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 #22 Eastern Washington W, 48-27 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at #6 Montana State W, 34-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #5 Montana W, 49-22 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Cal Poly W, 38-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 #3 Weber State L, 36-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Northern Arizona W, 38-34 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Idaho W, 31-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 UC Davis W, 27-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 #18 Austin Peay L, 42-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2017-18 8 97 175 55.4% 1828 228.5 10.4 17 3 76 171.8
2018-19 7 79 145 54.5% 1380 197.1 9.5 8 1 77 151.3
2019-20 12 265 450 58.9% 3216 268.0 7.1 27 8 88 135.2
Total 27 441 770 57.3% 6424 237.9 8.3 52 12 88 146.5
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2017-18 8 79 494 61.8 6.3 9 59 2 0
2018-19 7 51 134 19.1 2.6 0 42 - -
2019-20 12 127 619 51.6 4.9 12 36 7 2
Total 27 257 1247 46.2 4.9 21 59 9 2
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2017-18 8 - - - - - - -
2018-19 7 1 0.1 0 0.0 0.0 0 0
2019-20 12 1 0.1 -1 -0.1 -1.0 0 0
Total 27 2 0.1 -1 -0.0 -0.5 0 0
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2017-18 8 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 7 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 12 - - - - - - - 0
Total 27 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2017-18 8 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 7 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 12 2 73 36.5 38 2 0 0 0
Total 27 2 73 36.5 38 2 0 0 0
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2017-18 8 494 - - - 494 61.8
2018-19 7 134 0 - - 134 19.1
2019-20 12 619 -1 - - 618 51.5
Total 27 1247 -1 - - 1246 46.1
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2017-18 54 6.8 9 - - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 72 6.0 12 0 - - - - - - - 0
Total 126 4.7 21 0 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2017-18 8 0 1 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 12 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 27 0 1 1.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 12 265 450 58.9% 3216 268.0 7.1 27 8 88 135.2
Conference 7 149 245 60.8% 1750 250.0 7.1 12 6 53 132.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
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Home 7 153 265 57.7% 2098 299.7 7.9 20 4 88 146.1
Away 5 112 185 60.5% 1118 223.6 6.0 7 4 53 119.5
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
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Wins 8 181 288 62.8% 2270 283.8 7.9 20 7 88 147.1
Losses 4 84 162 51.9% 946 236.5 5.8 7 1 47 113.9
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August 1 14 20 70.0% 303 303.0 15.2 4 0 75 263.3
September 3 81 132 61.4% 857 285.7 6.5 9 2 88 135.4
October 4 95 136 69.9% 1119 279.8 8.2 10 4 44 157.4
November 3 54 109 49.5% 631 210.3 5.8 2 2 53 100.6
December 1 21 53 39.6% 306 306.0 5.8 2 0 40 100.6
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 127 619 51.6 4.9 12 36 7 2
Conference 7 86 396 56.6 4.6 9 33 4 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 79 445 63.6 5.6 9 36 3 1
Away 5 48 174 34.8 3.6 3 29 4 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 89 526 65.8 5.9 10 36 4 1
Losses 4 38 93 23.3 2.4 2 28 3 1
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August 1 4 90 90.0 22.5 1 36 - -
September 3 24 46 15.3 1.9 0 15 3 1
October 4 47 264 66.0 5.6 6 29 1 1
November 3 39 132 44.0 3.4 3 33 3 0
December 1 13 87 87.0 6.7 2 28 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 1 0.1 -1 -0.1 -1.0 0 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 1 0.1 -1 -0.1 -1.0 0 0
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 1 0.1 -1 -0.1 -1.0 0 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - -
September 3 1 0.3 -1 -0.3 -1.0 0 0
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
December 1 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 7 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
December 1 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 2 73 36.5 38 2 0 0 0
Conference 7 1 35 35.0 35 1 0 0 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 2 73 36.5 38 2 0 0 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 2 73 36.5 38 2 0 0 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
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August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 1 38 38.0 38 1 0 0 0
October 4 1 35 35.0 35 1 0 0 0
November 3 - - - - - - - -
December 1 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
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August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 12 619 -1 - - 618 51.5
Conference 7 396 - - - 396 56.6
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 7 445 -1 - - 444 63.4
Away 5 174 - - - 174 34.8
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
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Wins 8 526 -1 - - 525 65.6
Losses 4 93 - - - 93 23.3
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August 1 90 - - - 90 90.0
September 3 46 -1 - - 45 15.0
October 4 264 - - - 264 66.0
November 3 132 - - - 132 44.0
December 1 87 - - - 87 87.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 72 6.0 12 0 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 54 7.7 9 - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
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Home 54 7.7 9 0 - - - - - - - 0
Away 18 3.6 3 - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
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Wins 60 7.5 10 0 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 12 3.0 2 - - - - - - - - 0
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August 6 6.0 1 - - - - - - - - 0
September 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0
October 36 9.0 6 - - - - - - - - 0
November 18 6.0 3 - - - - - - - - 0
December 12 12.0 2 - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
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August 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -