Class of 2016 DE A.J. Davis Camps At MSU

Graceville (FL) High School class of 2016 defensive end A.J. Davis talks about his camping experience at Mississippi State.

  • Name: A.J. Davis
  • Classification: 2016
  • High School: Graceville (FL) High School
  • Position: Defensive
  • HT: WT: 6-foot-2, 245
  • Ranking: NR
  • Schools Of Interest: Army, Florida, Indiana, Mississippi State, NC State, South Florida, UCF

  • Davis came away impressed with his camping experience at Mississippi State.

    "It was a great environment, a lot of hard work, great coaches," said Davis. "I learned more about flipping my hips, getting up the field faster, how to use my hands."

    He enjoyed being coached by Mississippi State defensive line coach David Turner.

    "This was my first time to work with Coach Turner," said Davis. "He is a great coach, a hard worker, expects a lot out of you."

    Coach Turner was the one who asked Davis to attend the camp.

    "He said he was expecting me to come and looked forward to seeing me," said Davis.

    Davis has seven schools recruiting him, three that have offered.

    "Mississippi State, UCF, Army, Florida, NC State, Indiana and USF are recruiting me," he said. "I have offers from Mississippi State, UCF and Army."

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