LaMarcus Hicks is caught in a
Cyclone of his own, and this one has nothing to do with
"My parents they're in the
northern part of
Eddie Hicks is a freshman
defensive back on the Golden Eagle squad, located in
"Yeah, it's a little scary because
he's just an hour from the coast of
The Southern Miss football team
was scheduled to host Tulane in the season opener on Sunday, but will move to
As for Hicks and the Cyclones,
they'll take the field on Saturday night against
"I'm pretty comfortable at corner
because before I came to
Regardless of the defense Defensive Coordinator John Skladany calls this season, you can count on the same face from LaMarcus Hicks. Stone Cold.
"I'm trying to polish my press technique when I'm playing man, working on my disguises when I'm playing zone coverage and man coverage," Hicks said. "Just trying to make everything look the same so the people on offense won't know the difference until the snap."
Hicks will have the tough job of following in the footsteps of former cornerback Ellis Hobbs, but Hicks' just worried about being the best player he can be.
"I don't think it's too much pressure because Ellis was a great player and really he can't be replaced as far as his heart," Hicks said. "I think I have expectations as to come in and be a solid player."