2009: Had surgery on his wrist and redshirted the season...played on the United States Junior National team the summer prior to preseason.
Summer '09: Played for the USA Junior National Team.
High School: Played for Robb Wilgoren at Coral Springs Charter...ended his senior campaign as No. 1 in Broward County in receptions with 62 receptions...tallied 784 yards and seven touchdowns...named All-County and second team All-State...played in the Broward All-Star Game and the Broward vs. Dade All-Star Game...three-sport athlete (football, track and basketball where he averaged 19 points per game)...holds a 4.0 GPA and is Academic All-State.
Personal: Pre-business major...son of Andre and Dawna Thorton...born in San Jose, CA.