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Omarr Conner Talks About His MSU Visit

<img src="http://www.genespage.com/images/highschool/football/2003/oconner.jpg" align="left" width="124" height="160"> [Premium Article] Noxubee County High School quarterback Omarr Conner talked to Gene's Page about his official visit to Mississippi State this past weekend.

How did your visit to Mississippi State go this weekend?
"I had a good visit."

Was it as good as you expected or better than you expected?
"It was better than I expected."

Talk about some things that impressed you about State.
"They have a great coaching staff now."

Did you get to meet all of them?
"I got to meet all of them. I liked all of them. They have a great coaching staff."

What did you think about Coach Watts after meeting him?
"Coach Watts is for real, man. He is ready for the running show. He has a nice offense and is going to open it up."

Is that the kind of offense you are looking for?
"Yes sir."

I'm just curious, what coach is recruiting you for State?
"Coach Sherrill was calling me until he hired his staff. Now, Coach Watts is calling me and Coach Felker, Coach Tompkins."

Who was your player host while at State?
"Darnell (Jones). Darnell showed me a great time. I asked him what it was like playing for Mississippi State, how the atmosphere is as far as your economic life, your academic life, your social life, your spiritual life is concerned. He said it is a good school and that Coach Sherrill will help you grow up to be a man."

Who did you hang out with while you were there?
"Darren Williams, Josh Morgan, Richard Burch, Tee Milons, Antonio Hargro and Fred Reid."

What recruits did you hang out with?
"I hung out with Trumaine McBride, Donovan Davis, Corey Clark, Joey (Sanders)."

Who do you visit next?
"Ole Miss."

Anybody after that?
"I have Auburn and LSU."

Do you still plan on taking all of your visits?
"Yes sir."

Are you leaning to any school at this time?
"No sir."

Did State's status go up after this visit?
"Yes sir."

That's it, Omarr. Thanks for talking to me.
"Alright, thank you."


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