Dont’e Thornton, Jr. is a 6’4.5 185 pound wide receiver from Baltimore, MD.
The Class of 2021 prospect attends Mount Saint Joseph High School and has a 98 rating (high 4*) from the 247 Sports Composite List. The sites consider him the 47th best player in America (7th best WR and best player in Maryland).
Thornton, Jr. has offers from Arizona State, Auburn, Baylor, Colorado, Florida, LSU, Maryland, Miami (FL), Michigan, Nebraska, North Carolina, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oregon, Penn State, Pittsburgh, Rutgers, Syracuse, Tennessee, UCF, USC, Vanderbilt, Virginia, Washington State, West Virginia, and Wisconsin, among others.
He received an offer from Florida State in early February:
In early April, the wide receiver released a top 12, which included the Seminoles:
Look ma im almost there i got us! #Top12 @ASUFootball @LSUfootball @PennStateFball @WVUfootball @FSUFootball @oregonfootball @Vol_Football @UMichFootball @NDFootball @GamecockFB @USC_FB @UVAFootball pic.twitter.com/6a6RKmbYi5— “The Real Joker ♂️” (@IamDTJ11) April 4, 2020
Saturday afternoon, he included the ’Noles in his final six, along with the Sun Devils, Fighting Irish, Ducks, Trojans, and Cavaliers:
As always, make sure to get more info by checking out Tomahawk Nation’s recruiting thread.