Versatile Kenny McKinley is receiving heavy interest throughout both the Southeastern and Atlantic Coast Conferences and recently received a scholarship offer from Bobby Petrino and the University of Louisville
of South Cobb (GA) High School threw for nearly 1600 yards and 12 touchdowns in addition to rushing for another 433 yards and 7 touchdowns on the ground last season, is an athletic quarterback that has ten scholarship offers right now. That number will have a chance to grow as numerous coaches are set to come in and watch McKinley perform early on this season. What schools plan to come in and evaluate Mr. McKinley, and who is in his top five?
"I am up to ten offers now and Louisville is the most recent team to offer," McKinley said.
"A lot of other schools are telling me that they plan to come see me play one of my first couple games this season."
Does McKinley know what schools plan to come evaluate him?
"I know Georgia, Auburn and South Carolina all said they would be here early in the season. There are some other schools who have talked about it, but nothing really official yet."
What schools are in Kenny's top five?
"The same ones really…North Carolina, Duke, Georgia, Vanderbilt and Louisville. All have offered other than Georgia."
What other schools are recruiting McKinley like they may offer shortly after the season begins?
"Georgia and Auburn have been recruiting me pretty hard for a while, but South Carolina has just got on me here in the last few weeks. I now get letters about everyday from all three of those schools."
Kenny McKinley is a multi-talented, athletic quarterback that could play a number of positions in college (quarterback, wide receiver or defensive back). In South Cobb's last scrimmage, McKinley played the first half and he had three touchdowns (two running and one passing) in one half of play. He is someone you want to keep your eye on this fall.