The following information was revealed during our interview with Derrick Odom:Did you make it in for your official visit?
you make it in for your official visit to Ole Miss? "Yes sir. I am driving
home right now."
How did you like Ole Miss? "It went good."
it better, the same, or worse than what you were expecting? "It was better
because of the people there. The social environment was a lot better than what
I was expecting."
Did anyone accompany you on your trip? "My
Uncle and mother came with me."
How did they like Ole Miss? "They
liked it a lot. They liked their academic program and their relationship with
What did you learn about Ole Miss during your trip?
"New? Good question. Lets see. The town is a lot different. I thought it
was flat out country but there is a lot to do. On your way up to Ole Miss, all
you see is cows, but it is not like that at all. There is a lot to do in Oxford."
stood out the most about Ole Miss during your trip? "How well me and Patrick Willis communicated and how much we are alike and how we bonded."
take it P Willie was your host? "Yes sir."
Which recruits did
you hang out with? "Justin Woodall, Marcus Tillman, Anthony Dixon, and some
more people. I can not name them all."
Did you get a feeling to where
they were leaning? "No sir, everybody was saying the same thing. That it
is just their first visit. I will not know until I take my fifth visit. I need
to evaluate every school thoroughly before I know for sure."
your meeting with Coach Orgeron go? "Great. We talked about everything you
can think of, from football to life after football. I always have fun around Coach
Orgeron. He makes everything fun and loose."
Did he ask you to commit?
"No, he did not ask me to, but he really wants me. He basically told me that
he needed me real badly."
Where does Ole Miss now stand in your pecking
order? "Since this is my first real visit, I have nothing to compare Ole
Miss to, but they are doing a good job. They are way up there."
carries a 2.7 GPA / 17 ACT.
Where do you go next? "I go to Alabama
next weekend, TN (1/13), LSU (1/20), and USM (1/27).
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