I have confirmed the official visit dates for 46/47 recruits with 9 other players also rumored to be coming in for a visit.
Update: I've moved a few around and added Jimmie Richardson, Brandon Thornton and Antonio Lamar.
On January 9th, Mississippi State welcomed 14 players. Included in that group were 4 linebackers, 2 defensive backs, 1 tight end, 1 quarterback, 3 running backs and 3 offensive linemen.
LB Gabriel O'Neal, 6-2, 210, Columbus HS.
LB Rory Johnson, 6-2, 215, Vicksburg HS.
LB Renuel Green, 6-3, 217, East Mississippi CC.
LB Titus Brown, 6-3, 205, Hillcrest (AL) HS. (Committed to MSU)
DB Corey Spells, 6-0, 180, Mays HS (Atlanta).
DB Mario Bobo, 6-0, 170, South Panola HS.
TE Jeremy Jones, 6-5, 285, West Jefferson (Harvey, LA) HS.
QB Kisan Flakes, 6-1, 192, Lovejoy (GA) HS.
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.). (Committed to MSU)
On January 16th, Mississippi State welcomed 10 (maybe 11) players. Included in that group were 1 athlete, 1 quarterback, 1 running back, 1 fullback, 1 wide receiver, 1 wide receiver/defensive back, 1 linebacker/strong safety, 1 defensive tackle, 2 defensive backs.
ATH Jimmie Richardson, 6-3, 205, Keith HS (Orrville, AL).
QB Chris Nickson, 6-0, 198, Pike County (AL) HS.
RB Brandon Thornton, 5-10, 185, Homewood (AL) HS.
FB Antonio Lamar, 6-1, 240, Brookwood (GA) HS.
WR Dudley Guice, 6-3, 205, Trinity Episcopal School. (Committed to MSU)
WR/DB Anthony Mitchell, 6-2, 190, Oxford HS.
LB/SS Anthony Littlejohn, Engelwood HS (Jacksonville, FL).
DT Anthony Strauder, 6-4.5, 298, Natchez (MS) HS. (Committed to USM)
DB Terrell Jackson, 5-11, 185, Puckett HS.
DB Tristan Davis, 5-10, 186, Tri-Cities HS (East Point, GA).
On January 23rd, MSU welcomes at least 16 players - 1 quarterback, 2 running backs, 1 wide receiver/running back, 3 defensive ends, 3 linebacker/defensive end, 1 linebacker, 4 defensive backs and 1 defensive back/wide receiver.
QB D.T. McDowell, 5-11, 195, Tucker (GA) HS. (Committed to Nebraska)
RB Clavorris Sibley, 5-11, 201, Westlake (LA) HS.
RB Leon Pennington, 6-2, 220, Hallandale (FL) HS.
WR/RB Jerald Watson, 5-11.5, 200, Central Catholic HS (Morgan City, LA). (Committed to Auburn)
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 Jazz Johnson, 6-0, 245, Litchfield (AL) HS. (Committed to MSU)
LB/DE Peria Jerry, 6-2, 255, South Panola HS. (Committed to Ole Miss)
LB Vernon Smith, 6-1, 230, North Lauderdale Academy (Ft. Lauderdale, FL.).
DB JaMarca Sanford, 5-11, 190, South Panola HS. (Committed to Ole Miss)
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 6 players, 1 quarterback, 1 running back, 4 wide receivers.
QB Darrell Strong, 6-4.5, 238, Plantation (FL) HS.
RB Jamario Thomas, 5-10, 205, Spring Hill HS (Longview, TX).
WR 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. (Committed to MSU)
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.
RB Norris Smith, 5-9, 205, Blanche Ely HS (Pompano Beach, FL.).
FB Cole Mason, 6-1, 230, Parrish (AL) HS.
TE Anthony Hill, 6-7, 262, Hargrave Military Academy in Virginia.
QB Omar Haugabrook, 6-0, 205, Glades Central HS (Belle Glade, FL).
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 Quentin Griffin, 6-0, 155, Rome (GA) HS.
DB/RB Greg Hinds, 6-0, 220, Southaven 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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