Xavier Thigpen
Xavier  Thigpen

RS Sophomore

Hebron, Miss.

High School:
West Jones HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 240




Southern Miss Cruises Past Rice, 65-10

QB Mullens threw for 286 yards and five touchdowns in win over the Owls.


Football Practice Report: September 29


Coach Todd Monken's Weekly Media Conference


Mullens Passes for Career High in Loss to Nebraska

Mullens passed for a career-high 447 yards, with Martin catching eight for 102 yards.


White Team Prevails, 22-14, in Football Spring Game

Quarterback Tyler Matthews led the White Team to a 22-14 victory in the Spring Game.


Football vs UTEP

Football vs UTEP


Football vs UTSA

Football vs UTSA


Southern Miss 52, Austin Peay 6

Nick Mullens threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score to help Southern Miss beat Austin Peay 52-6.

2014 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw limited action, playing in one game ... Made collegiate debut on the road at UTSA.

2013 (Freshman): Did not compete during the season, taking a redshirt.

High School: Prepped for coach Scott Pierson at West Jones High School ... Tallied 58 tackles, six sacks and two fumble recoveries for his squad as a senior, which finished 8-3 and reached the first round of the 5A State Playoffs ... Played in the Mississippi North/South All-Star Game ... Notched 23 tackles with one sack and three fumble recoveries during junior season ... Also played basketball ... First cousin of current Southern Miss teammate Dasman McCullum ... Also played basketball and was a member of the track & field team ... Named All-State, All-Region, All-District and Team MVP on the hardwood ... Tabbed Defensive Player of the Year as a junior and senior in basketball ... Averaged 25 points per game with 12 rebounds per game ... Earned All-State, All-Region and All-District honors in track & field ... Set a school-record in the discus with a throw of 167 feet.

Personal: Full name is Xavier James Thigpen ... Son of Deanna and Terry Thigpen ... Has two older brothers, Terrance and Joshua ... Born on Dec. 27, 1994 in Laurel, Miss. ... Majoring in criminal justice.

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