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SHADRACH THORNTON RUMORS

Wolfpack's Shadrach Thornton, J.J. Jones facing drug charges

Two North Carolina State football players face misdemeanor drug charges after police visited their apartment during a sexual battery investigation. N.C. State University police Maj. David Kelly said sophomore running back Shadrach Thornton and redshirt freshman safety J.J. Jones were cited Wednesday with misdemeanor simple possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. In a probable...
Via AP on Fox
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Web Run: Wolfpack woes

After Duke scored three touchdowns in a 26-second span in the fourth quarter to hand N.C. State a 38-20 loss, Wolfpack running back Shadrach Thornton was stunned. Then he was frustrated.
Via northcarolinastate.scout.com
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Attorney: Thornton gets counseling

The attorney for North Carolina State running back Shadrach Thornton says his client is receiving counseling that could lead to the dismissal of a misdemeanor charge of assault on a female. E. Lee Turner Jr. said Thursday the court will monitor Thornton's progress as part of a deferred prosecution following his June arrest after an incident involving his girlfriend. Turner says...
Via Fox Sports
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Attorney: NC State's Thornton receiving counseling

The attorney for North Carolina State running back Shadrach Thornton says his client is receiving counseling that could lead to the dismissal of a misdemeanor charge of assault on a female. E. Lee Turner Jr. said Thursday the court will monitor Thornton's progress as part of a deferred prosecution following his June arrest after an incident involving his girlfriend. Turner says...
Via Fox Sports
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Doeren: Thornton to sit out NC State opener

RALEIGH, N.C. -- A North Carolina State running back who was arrested on a misdemeanor assault charge this summer will sit out the Wolfpack's first game. Coach Dave Doeren said after practice Wednesday that Shadrach Thornton will not play against Louisiana Tech on Aug. 31. Thornton is due in court Aug. 22 after he was arrested on June 6 by Wake County sheriff's deputies...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
August 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Doeren: Thornton to miss opener

A North Carolina State running back who was arrested on a misdemeanor assault charge this summer will sit out the Wolfpack's first game. Coach Dave Doeren said after practice Wednesday that Shadrach Thornton will not play against Louisiana Tech on Aug. 31. Thornton is due in court Aug. 22 after he was arrested on June 6 by Wake County sheriff's deputies on a charge of assault...
Via Fox Sports
August 07, 2013  |  Discuss

NC State RB Shadrach Thornton is quite the entertainer

While scrolling through twitter last night, I was treated to quite a pleasant surprise.  NC State freshman running back Shadrach Thornton has apparently made it his goal to “plank” on anything and everything in and around Raleigh, NC.  Granted, I didn’t know planking was still a thing at this point, but Shad has truly made it an art form.  From the branches of trees, to...
Via The Victory Formation
January 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Thornton a game-changer for Wolfpack

Shadrach who? Shadrach Thornton. Not many North Carolina State fans knew who Thornton was before the team's 52-14 victory over the Citadel on Saturday, but they sure are familiar with him now. He represents where the Wolfpack are, heading into Atlantic Coast Conference play. In his first college football game, Thornton, a true freshman from Hinesville, Ga., ran for 145 yards...
Via Fox Sports South
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

NC State dominates The Citadel

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Playing in his first career game, North Carolina State freshman Shadrach Thornton ran for 145 yards and two touchdowns in the Wolfpack's convincing 52-14 win over The Citadel on Saturday night. The Wolfpack (3-1) scored touchdowns on five of its six drives in the first half to build a commanding 35-point halftime lead. N.C. State quarterback Mike Glennon...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
September 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Thornton Turning Heads

RALEIGH, N.C. -- NC State has plenty of depth at tailback as the Wolfpack returns four players with experience at the position, but that hasn't prevented true freshman Shadrach Thornton from already turning heads in fall camp.
Via northcarolinastate.scout.com
August 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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