Georgia Tech forced season-high six turnovers in road win at Pitt
Georgia Tech advances to an overall 6-2 record.
Postgame notes from the Yellow Jackets' road win at Pitt
Tech looks to get back in the ACC Coastal race Saturday at Pitt
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2014 (redshirt sophomore): Became the fifth Georgia Tech quarterback to rush for more than 700 yards in one season after rushing for 92 yards and one touchdown at Pitt (Oct. 25) ... Also completedfive passes for 147 yards and threw a career-long 79-yard touchdown pass to Charles Perkins at Pitt ...Completed eight-for-18 passes for 235 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 36 yards at UNC (Oct. 18) ...Recorded his third 100-yard rushing game of the season with 15 carries for 119 yards and one touchdown while throwing six completions for 61 yards vs. Duke (Oct. 11) ... Had 13 rushing attempts for 27 yards and went 4-for-7 for 53 yards vs. Miami (Oct. 4) ... Named the ACC's Offensive Back of the Week after rushing for a career-high 165 yards on 22 carries and one touchdown and completing7-of-18 passes for 125 yards and one touchdown at Virginia Tech (Sept. 20) ...Recorded 325 yards of total offense, 137 rushing yards, threw four touch downs and rushed for one vs. Georgia Southern (Sept. 13) ...Carried the ball 10 times for 70 yards including a 27-yard rush and threw three completions for 15 yards at Tulane (Sept. 6) ... In first career start, recorded 353 yards of total offense while setting career-highs in passing yards (282), completions (11), passing attempts (15), rushing attempts (13) and passing touchdowns (2) against Wofford (Aug. 30).
2012 (true freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Prattville HS... played for head coach Jamey DuBose... ranked as a four-star prospect and the No. 19 all-purpose athlete in the country by Rivals... led Prattville to the Class 6A state championship in 2011... was named the MVP of the state championship game... completed 66 percent of his passes this season for 1,652 yards and 13 touchdowns and rushed for 896 yards and seven TDs... ranked second in the state in total offense and fourth in passing... won the Alabama state 4A-6A championship in the 100-meters with a time of 10.79 second... also played basketball and baseball at Prattville... won basketball regional titles in 2010 and 2011.
Personal: Full name is Justin Micheal Bryant Thomas... born March 15, 1994 in Montgomery, Ala... son of Milton and Tanya Thomas... has three siblings - Blake, Paige and Krissy... his cousin Quentin Riggins played linebacker at Auburn (1986-89)... lists winning the 6A state football title, and three world series titles in travel baseball as his most memorable athletic achievements... a business administration major.