UConn ends regular season with another nationally-ranked opponent.
Noel Thomas caught two touchdown passes, including a 45-yarder on a trick play in the fourth quarter
UConn and Cincinnati play on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. on the CBS Sports Network.
QB Shirreffs led the team with 270 passing yards in win over the Black Knights.
Huskies back to work this week to prepare for the triple option of the Black Knights.
UConn vs Houston (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn knocks off unbeaten Houston
UConn vs USF (photo by Stephen Slade)
Check out the photo gallery from the UConn football game against USF.
UConn vs Navy (photo by Stephen Slade)
2014: Played in all 12 games, starting five at wide receiver...finished the year with 26 receptions for 305 yards and a team-high four receiving touchdowns...caught four passes for 83 yards and two touchdowns vs. UCF (Nov. 1)...followed that up with a 5-52 day and another touchdown at Army (Nov. 8)...picked up his first touchdown with a 32-yard score at No. 18 East Carolina (Oct. 23)...hauled in four passes for 31 yards at Memphis (Nov. 29)...also recorded four tackles on special teams.
2013: Played in five of the final seven games of the season...had two catches for 26 yards at Cincinnati (Oct. 19)...recorded three tackles on special teams at No. 21 UCF (Oct. 26)...caught a six-yard pass vs. No. 18 Louisville (Nov. 8).
High School: Was named to the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council Class C All-New England team...Named by MSG Varsity as its Connecticut Player of the Year... Was team captain and MVP at St. Luke's School in New Canaan, Conn.....Team was 8-1 in senior year and advanced to Fairfield Athletic Association championship game...Also won NEPSAC Class C championship with a victory in the Dan Rorke Bowl... Wide receiver, running back and quarterback in senior year....Had 2,000 yards of offense with 25 touchdowns in senior year...For his career, had 4,888 yards of offense with 53 TDs...Head coach at St. Luke's is his father, Noel Thomas, Sr.
Personal: Noel Patrick Thomas ... Born Sept. 18, 1994.