I have confirmed the official visit dates for 44 recruits with 6 other players also rumored to be coming in for a visit.

Pictured: Jeffrey Farr
"> I have confirmed the official visit dates for 44 recruits with 6 other players also rumored to be coming in for a visit.

Pictured: Jeffrey Farr
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Updated Mississippi State official visit list

<img src="http://www.genespage.com/images/highschool/football/2004/farrjeffrey.jpg" align="left"> I have confirmed the official visit dates for 44 recruits with 6 other players also rumored to be coming in for a visit.<P> <h6>Pictured: Jeffrey Farr</h6>

Update: Peria Jerry is visiting on January 23rd.

On January 9th, Mississippi State will welcome at least 18 players. Included in that group are 2 linebackers, 2 defensive end/linebackers, 1 cornerback, 1 tight end, 1 wide receiver/defensive back, 2 wide receivers, 1 quarterback, 4 running backs, 3 offensive linemen and 1 defensive tackle.

  • LB Gabriel O'Neal, 6-2, 210, Columbus HS.
  • LB Rory Johnson, 6-2, 215, Vicksburg HS.
  • LB/DE Jazz Johnson, 6-0, 245, Litchfield (AL) HS. (Committed to MSU)
  • DE/OLB Kevin Bradley, 6-2, 227, Seventy-First (NC) HS.
  • DB Corey Spells, 6-0, 180, Mays HS (Atlanta).
  • TE Jeremy Jones, 6-5, 285, West Jefferson (Harvey, LA) HS.
  • WR/DB Anthony Mitchell, 6-2, 190, Oxford HS.
  • WR Maurice Taylor, 5-10, 160, Vicksburg HS.
  • WR Antonio McCoy, 6-1, 170, Starkville HS.
  • QB Kisan Flakes, 6-1, 192, Lovejoy (GA) HS.
  • RB Norris Smith, 5-9, 205, Blanche Ely HS (Pompano Beach, FL.).
  • RB Lavarus Giles, 6-1, 205, Ray Brooks HS.
  • RB Brandon Jackson, 6-0, 205, Horn Lake HS.
  • RB Markus Manson, 6-0, 190, Hillcrest (AL) HS. (Committed to Florida)
  • OL Roland Terry, 6-7, 260, Lamar School. (Committed to MSU)
  • OL Jeffrey Farr, 6-4, 300, Pell City (AL) HS. (Committed to MSU)
  • OL Dio Herrera, 6-3, 305, Hollywood Christian (Hollywood, FL.).
  • DT Anthony Strauder, 6-4.5, 298, Natchez (MS) HS. (Committed to USM)

    Mississippi State will welcome at least 9 more players on the 16th of January - 3 defensive backs, 1 defensive back/running back, 1 wide receiver, 1 fullback, 1 linebacker/strong safety and 2 linebackers.

  • DB Mario Bobo, 6-0, 170, South Panola HS.
  • DB Quentin Griffin, 6-0, 155, Rome (GA) HS.
  • DB Tristan Davis, 5-10, 186, Tri-Cities HS (East Point, GA).
  • DB/RB Greg Hinds, 6-0, 220, Southaven HS.
  • WR Dudley Guice, 6-3, 205, Trinity Episcopal School. (Committed to MSU)
  • FB Cole Mason, 6-1, 230, Parrish (AL) HS.
  • LB/SS Anthony Littlejohn, Engelwood HS (Jacksonville, FL).
  • LB Dustin Lindsey, 6-4, 215, Davidson (AL) HS.
  • LB Jordin Lindsey, 6-4, 220, Davidson (AL) HS.

    On January 23rd, MSU welcomes at least 12 players - 2 running backs, 3 defensive ends, 2 linebacker/defensive end, 1 linebacker, 3 defensive backs and 1 defensive back/wide receiver.

  • RB Clavorris Sibley, 5-11, 201, Westlake (LA) HS.
  • RB Leon Pennington, 6-2, 220, Hallandale (FL) HS.
  • DE Antonio Wilson, 6-3, 205, Pahokee (FL) HS.
  • DE Cortez McCraney, 6-4, 225, Southaven HS.
  • DE Greg Hathorn, 6-2, 228, Louisville HS.
  • DE/LB Nick Williams, 6-3, 240, Plantation (FL) HS.
  • LB/DE Peria Jerry, 6-3, 260, South Panola HS.
  • LB Vernon Smith, 6-1, 230, North Lauderdale Academy (Ft. Lauderdale, FL.).
  • DB Demir Boldin, 6-1, 208, Pahokee (FL) HS.
  • DB Fred Akines, 6-3, 190, Clarksdale HS.
  • DB Jabari Marshall, 5-11, 175, Mays (GA) HS.
  • DB/WR Trell Kimmons, 5-10, 175, Coldwater HS.

    On January 30th, MSU will welcome at least 5 players, 1 quarterback, 1 wide receiver/linebacker, 3 wide receivers.

  • QB Darrell Strong, 6-4.5, 238, Plantation (FL) HS.
  • WR/LB Marcel Stamps, 6-3, 190, Brantley (AL) HS.
  • WR Keith Brown, 6-3, 180, Pensacola (FL) HS.
  • WR Kelvin Chandler, 6-2, 180, Dillard HS (Ft. Lauderdale, FL.).
  • WR Chris Lark, 6-2, 190, Pickens County (AL) HS.

    MSU, like all colleges, can bring in up to 56 players for official visits. Although I don't have names of all the players that will visit, here are some names of other players that are rumored to be officially visiting MSU sometime in January.

  • QB Omar Haugabrook, 6-0, 205, Glades Central HS (Belle Glade, FL).
  • QB D.T. McDowell, 5-11, 195, Tucker (GA) HS.
  • QB Patrick White, 6-2, 180, Daphne (AL) HS.
  • WR Joshua Mackey, 6-0, 175, Port Sulphur (LA).
  • LB/DE Alton Boudreaux, 6-2, 228, Lafayette (LA) HS.
  • DB Terrell Jackson, 5-11, 185, Puckett HS.

    Six of the players visiting are members of The Clarion-Ledger Pre-season Dandy Dozen list - Gabriel O'Neal, Terrell Jackson, Greg Hinds, Rory Johnson, Brandon Jackson and Lavarus Giles.

    Check back daily for additions to the official visit list.


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