March 19, 2013

Arlington Bowie lineman has TCU connections

Arlington Bowie offensive lineman Kristopher Thigpen is 6-foot-4, 265 pounds and sports a mini-Kimbo Slice beard. And Thigpen doesn't mind throwing guys around or getting a little physical, even if that means suffering a cut to the right side of his face, which happened Sunday at the Rivals Camp in Dallas. Thigpen got it patched up and went straight back into one-on-one drills. No big deal.

Oh, yeah - almost forgot. Thigpen also plays tuba for Bowie's concert band and wants to major in molecular biology.

Didn't see that coming? Most don't.

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