Was there any one thing that sold you on Mississippi State?
"The good atmosphere and the friendly coaching staff."
When do you expect to report to Mississippi State, the summer or the fall?
"The beginning of the summer."
Are you currently participating in any other sports in high school?
What do you think will be the biggest adjustment between high school football and college football?
"Having to do school and football at the same time. Also, the quickness of the game."
Was there any one humorous or unusual thing that happened during your recruitment?
"Sunday, I committed to Louisville. I felt good with that decision. Then, Monday night, at 6 o'clock, I got a call from Mississippi State and they offered (a scholarship). We had gone down to Mississippi State about two weekends before that. I called my sister when we got back and told her that I liked it down there. When we drove on campus, it felt like that was where I was supposed to be. Then, the next night after I committed to Louisville, (MSU) Coach (Woody) McCorvey called me and offered."
What are your hobbies?
"Really, just hunting."
Who has been the most influential person in your life? If more than one, you can mention them all.
"My family and Fred Beasley (of the San Francisco 49ers) and (former Auburn wide receiver) Willie Gosha."
What colleges did you visit?
"LSU and Louisville. I also unofficially visited Mississippi State."
What colleges offered you a scholarship?
"Louisville and Mississippi State."
Has the internet been a source of information for you during your recruitment?
"We used it a lot to see who the schools were recruiting."
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.