Offensive tackle Shawn Best, 76, a high school state champ and already a two time college football conference champ, challenges Tyrell Thompson, the No. 12 rated junior college defensive line prospect in the country, during preseason camp at Tarleton State. || Photo by The Flash Today
Photos by The Flash Today
Tarleton State finished opening week of its preseason football camp in full pads and went through some live (live-ish) controlled scrimmage play Saturday afternoon on the new turf at Memorial Stadium. The Texans are inching closer to their September 2 opener at Delta State in Cleveland, Mississippi.
Running back Adam Berryman from Gainesville is one of 13 numbered players on the Tarleton State roster who transferred from Texas junior colleges. || Photo by THE FLASH TODAY
6-4, 305 DT Tyrell Thompson
Chase Varnado rushes against Shawn Best
Berrymanloves him some Tarleton football
The leaping catch
Defensive coordinator Marcus Patton discovered a drill that allows him to play all-time QB
Tyrell Thompson, a 300-pounder who ran a 4.69 in the 40 at Copperas Cove High School
Hauling it in
Thompson again, shown ripping through with outside leverage.