Tag Archive: Khalid Thomas

Readers points out need to “pray” for Thomas brother to use second chance if they get one

By LARRY VAUGHT Sometimes vaughtsviews.com readers make better, more thoughtful comments than I ever could. That was the case with Georgia Blue Thursday after news broke that brothers Pancho and Khalid Thomas had been dismissed from the UK football team after being charged by Lexington police July 6 with possession of a controlled substance. Here’s …

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23 players now missing off last year’s UK football team along with 2 signees

By LARRY VAUGHT Obviously, a roster purge was not unexpected when Mark Stoops took over at Kentucky. It happens almost every time there is a head coaching change and over half of the 11 players who have left UK since Stoops’ arrival had some kind of off-field issue. But that’s not going to make Stoops’ …

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Dismissing Thomas brothers slows UK football buzz

By LARRY VAUGHT Since his arrival at Kentucky, it seems like everything has gone right for head football coach Mark Stoops. He put together a much better than expected 2013 recruiting class in two months, has a historic class in the making for 2014 and drew over 50,000 fans to the Blue-White Game to end …

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Brothers Pancho, Khalid Thomas dismissed from UK football team

Numerous media outlets are reporting that brothers Pancho and Khalid Thomas have been dismissed from the University of Kentucky football team for an unspecified violation of team rules. UK spokesperson Tony Neely confirmed the news to The Courier-Journal Thursday. Pancho Thomas, a linebacker, played mostly as a backup last season as a freshman. Khalid Thomas, …

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Video: UK sophomore LB Pancho Thomas on the new healthy diet and his brother, RB Khalid Thomas

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Athlete Thomas and receiver Montgomery give UK 21 total signees with 9 from Florida

By LARRY VAUGHT Kentucky is up to 21 signees now and waiting only on Florida running back JoJo Kemp to get his paper work in to have every player who verbally committed to the Cats going into today now signed. Athlete Khalid Thomas and receiver Alex Montgomery, both of Florida, are the latest signees and …

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Florida RB Khalid Thomas solid with Stoops and coach expects UK to have big impact at school in future years

By LARRY VAUGHT Sometimes a coaching change can make a player re-think a verbal commitment given to a previous coaching staff. But when Mark Stoops took over at Kentucky for Joker Phillips in December, Tallahassee running back Khalid Thomas had no second-thoughts about staying firm to his commitment to the Wildcats. “He is ecstatic with …

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Running back Khalid Thomas a playmaker who is glad to be coming to Kentucky

By LARRY VAUGHT Because he wanted to be able to focus on helping his team win a Florida state high school championship, Khalid Thomas decided there was no reason to keep looking for a college because of the way he felt about the University of Kentucky. The Tallahassee running back had a host of scholarship …

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