Akeem Lofton Talks About His MSU Visit

[Premium Article] Wayne County High School wide receiver/quarterback Akeem Lofton talked to Gene's Page about his official visit to Mississippi State this past weekend.

How did your official visit to Mississippi State go this past weekend?
"I liked it."

What were some of the things that impressed you about Mississippi State?
"I didn't know the coaches were as nice as they are. The coaches were real nice and cool."

Are they recruiting you as a wide receiver?
"They are recruiting me as a wide receiver and quarterback."

So, you got to meet the offensive coordinator Morris Watts?
"Yes sir."

What did you think about Coach Watts?
"I liked him. He told me straight up how everything was going to be."

Who was your player host?
"Willie (Evans)."

What players did you hang out with?
"Willie Evans, Darren Williams and Justin Jenkins."

What recruits did you hang out with?
"Jason Husband, Jeremy Young and Omarr Conner."

TheInsiders interviewed you earlier tonight. You were quoted as saying MSU is still your leader. Is that pretty much correct?
"Yes sir."

Did they move up even more after this visit?
"Yes sir."

What schools do you have left to visit?
"Ole Miss."

What schools are still under consideration by you?
"Mississippi State, Ole Miss and Southern Miss."

When are you going to make your decision as to which school you will commit to?
"I'm probably not going to decide until signing day."

That should do it. Thanks, Akeem.
"Bye, bye."

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 swindoll@genespage.com.

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