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 Southern Miss receiver Michael Thomas (88) takes the ball in for a touchdown against Washington defensive back Brian Clay (35) during the first half of the Heart of Dallas Bowl NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, in Dallas.
RON JENKINS/ASSOCIATED PRESS Southern Miss receiver Michael Thomas (88) takes the ball in for a touchdown against Washington defensive back Brian Clay (35) during the first half of the Heart of Dallas Bowl NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, in Dallas. Ron Jenkins AP
RON JENKINS/ASSOCIATED PRESS Southern Miss receiver Michael Thomas (88) takes the ball in for a touchdown against Washington defensive back Brian Clay (35) during the first half of the Heart of Dallas Bowl NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, in Dallas. Ron Jenkins AP