Anthony Gray names his Top 3 schools

Anthony Gray (DT, Philadelphia, MS) - One of Mississippi's top defensive tackle prospects has had another great season statistically for Philadelphia. Through eight games, Gray has 73 tackles, 34 solos, 45 for losses, 13 sacks, 1 interception, 1 returned fumble for a TD, and 5 batted down balls. Gray has also even gotten in on the offensive side of the ball at fullback and has 45 rushing yards and a TD on 5 carries.

The following information was revealed during our interview with Anthony Gray:

Any weekly awards this year? "I was named Huddle House's Player of the Week three times. Besides that, I was the Clarion Ledger's Player of the Week in week 3."

What most have you improved on this year? "I really worked a lot of my foot speed. That is the thing I wanted to work on the most. I have it down to a 4.9 forty now. That is what I was clocked at the USM camp."

Any new scholarship offers? "Still just Southern Mississippi."

Who is closest to offering you next? "Alabama. They are real interested. They are just waiting to see some more film. They are going to come to one of my playoff games."

Which colleges have called you within the past week? "USM, Arkansas, and that is about it."

Who is coming after you the hardest? "I still say USM."

Which college games have you attended? "I have been to the Bama/USM, Bama/Tennessee, and I am going to the Alabama/LSU game next week."

Which colleges are now at the top of your list? "Right now, I have Tennessee, Alabama, and USM. Them are my main three. The rest will come after January or my football season. Them are the main three right now."

Have you set up your official visits? "Not yet, I plan on doing that sooner or later."

Which colleges have you talked to about taking a visit? "Alabama, USM, and Ole Miss."

Where does Ole Miss stand with you? "I would say they show interest, but they do not recruit me like USM or Alabama."

Have you had a chance to retake your ACT test? "I took it on the 22nd of this month. I feel real good about it. I studied it a lot. I hope I made a better grade on it this time."

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