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S.C. State ready to knock on Wood
Former Demon standout invited to walk-on with Bulldogs
THAI WOOD WILL CONTINUE his academic and football pursuits at South Carolina State University. The former L-E is flanked by his grandparents, Lawrence Jack and Janice Wood, and his parents, Nissary and Todd Wood. Standing, from left, are L-E head football coach and athletic director Matt Campbell, L-E assistant coach Garrett Knight, L-E assistant coach Tim Harkness, Woods brother Tres Wood, L-E assistant coach Raymond Jennings, Woods brother Langston Wood, L-E assistant coach Mike Armstrong and L-E principal Worth Thomasson. - photo by Tom Didato
In the world of college football, walk-ons are oftentimes best seen and not heard. Thai Wood is trying to lay that thinking to rest. Standing 6-foot-2 and checking in at 320 pounds, the 2017 Lugoff-Elgin graduate can hardly walk into a room unnoticed.