November 1, 2009
Junior-College WR Picks Vols
The 'Lane Train' as some fans affectionately refer to the Tennessee football program, kept rolling on Sunday night, picking up a commitment from junior-college wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins of El Camino Community College in Torrance, Ca.
Thompkins (6-foot-3, 190 pounds) joins an impressive group of receiving talent already in the fold, and ostensibly replaces what the Vols lost earlier this week when Demarco Cobbs de-committed and picked Texas.
In Thompkins the Vols get a physically mature receiver with 'plus' downfield speed, and a player who appears to have the tools to compete for immediate playing time.
He picked Tennessee without having even set foot on the Knoxville campus.
...More... To continue reading this article you must be a member. Sign Up Now!