Recruiting Report: Jarvis Thomas (2018)

Posted On: 09/30/15 5:30 PM

One of the most explosive 2018 Minnesota talents is Tartan sophomore Jarvis Thomas-Omersa and Minnesota brought the 6-foot-6 forward to campus recently for an unofficial visit.

“The visit was good,” Thomas said.  “My favorite part was watching the practice. It gave me a chance to see what their practice is like.  Its fast and to the point, I like that.

“Also the football game was fun to watch (vs Kent State) especially since we won and we were basically on the field we had really nice seats. Also my favorite part of the football game was Drew's popcorn! It was so good (Jarvis said with a laugh).”

Thomas seems like he will be more of a Midwestern recruit based on his weather thoughts.

“Honestly the only downside to the visit was it was kind of hot,” Thomas said with another laugh.

The Minnesota class of 2018 talent already has six guys with D1 scholarship offers and nine guys overall that right now look to have a shot at playing high major basketball.  The Gophers have already brought eight of those players to campus for unofficial visits this fall including Thomas.

“They seem like a pretty fast team and they like

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