Antonio Gaines Recruiting Update

[Premium Article] Antonio Gaines is a 5-9, 180-pound RB/DB/WR from Covington High School in Covington, Tennessee. Gene's Page recently caught up with him to see how his recruiting is going.

What is your height and weight?
"5-foot-9 and 180."

What is your forty time?

Wow, that is fast. Where were you timed?
"I was timed at Ole Miss."

What positions are schools recruiting you as?
"Running back, Wide Receiver and D-back."

What schools are recruiting you?
"Tennessee Tech, Tennessee, Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Arkansas."

Have you set up any official visits?
"The only one right now is to Tennessee on January 24."

What coach from State has been recruiting you?
"Terry Lewis."

What position is State recruiting you for?
"He really didn't say, he just said they were interested in me."

Which schools have offered scholarships?
"None of them so far."

Thanks Antonio.

Grant Alford is a free-lance correspondent for Gene's Page. He is a student at Mississippi State University. You can contact him by email at

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