Personal: 2014: Thomas-Smith has added 10 pounds since arriving at Arkansas and now carries 235.
2013: Thomas-Smith redshirted in 2013 after walking on at Arkansas.
High School: Thomas-Smith was a part of the 2010 Marquette High School football team that were conference and district champions. This was the first time in school history that the team won both. The linebacker accumulated eight sacks, 40 tackles and 10 tackles for loss his senior season. Thomas-Smith was a four-year honor roll student at Marquette and is the cousin of former Razorback great Felix Jones. Thomas-Smith's mother lettered in track and field at Arkansas in 1981.