Kelvin Chandler Update

Wide receiver Kelvin Chandler, 6-2, 180, Dillard HS (Ft. Lauderdale, FL.), talks about the teams he is most interested in and who he is officially visiting.

Kelvin Chandler interview.

Have you set up an official visit Mississippi State?
"The 23rd (January)."

What other schools are you visiting?
"I've already visited Pittsburgh, Iowa and Rutgers."

Do you have a fifth visit set with any school?
"I'm looking but I don't want to say right now."

When did Mississippi State start recruiting you?
"My junior year."

Do you know much about them?
"Not really. I'm trying to learn as much as I can."

Isn't Coach Holliday the coach recruiting you for Mississippi State?

What is your impression of him?
"He is a good man. He is alright. He lets me know everything straight up. Whatever I need to know, he lets me know."

Do you know much about Mississippi State's new head coach, Coach Croom?
"Not really. I know he is a coach at Green Bay."

What are some things you like about Mississippi State?
"I know they have a passing offense. They pass it more than they run it. And, they are in the SEC. That's about it, so far."

What did you like about the other schools that you visited?
"They have offenses that I like and the opportunity to play."

What are you looking for in a school?
"Trying to get a better education and pursue my football career. And make it to the NFL."

Are you leaning to any school right now?
"I'm wide open."

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