Quentin Griffin Update

[Premium Article] Gene's Page recently did a recruiting interview with Quentin Griffin, a 6-0, 155-pound defensive back, mostly free safety, who plays for Rome (GA) High School. Quentin is a speedster who not only runs a 10.5 100 meters but also a 4.37 forty yard dash.

Quentin Griffin Interview:

Do you remember the schools that called you during the spring evaluation period?
"Georgia Southern, Navy, Middle Tennessee and Auburn."

I saw you at the Mississippi State camp. What other camps have you attended this summer?
"(Mississippi State) was the first one. I'm also going to the Auburn camp."

How did you wind up at the Mississippi State camp?
"We go every year. Our football team goes every year."

I know it's still very early in the recruiting process, but what schools would you say are your top five or six?
"Georgia, Auburn, Mississippi State, Tennessee and Middle Tennessee."

What is it about Mississippi State that you like?
"It's because they are interested in me."

Did MSU's coaches tell you what they liked about you while you were at their camp?
"Yes sir, they said they liked my speed and my awareness."

Did they say what position they liked you at?
"Yes sir, corner."

Thanks for talking to me, Quentin.

Gene Swindoll is the owner of Gene's Page (http://mississippistate.theinsiders.com), the unofficial source for Mississippi State sports and Mississippi high school sports on the internet. You can contact him by email at swindoll@genespage.com.

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