17 - Ne'Ronte Threat
Ne'Ronte Threat
Height: 5'9
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Texarkana, Texas
High School: Pleasant Grove HS
Position: WR

2010 - The Lions’ top receiver from 2010 returns for his junior season after pacing the receiving corps last year. Threat was the team leader in receptions (59) and yards (763) while ranking second in touchdowns (4). Threat also ran for a score in 2010. In addition to his responsibilities on offense, Threat was Southern’s kick returner in 2010 and averaged nearly 25 yards per return. 

2009 – Saw action in nine games, and served as the Lions’ main kick returner and occasional punt returner … logged ten catches for 136 yards, including a 56 yarder at Missouri Western … had 359 yards on 37 kick returns on the season with five punt returns for 28 yards … also added seven tackles on special teams.

In High School: Threat played for coach Kevin Davis at Pleasant Grove High School in Texarkana, Texas ... A first-team All-District selection at running back, he was also named All-Smokey and All-Northeast Texas.