"We got a letter a few days ago," added South Panola head coach, Lance Pogue. "He was the only one from here that made it, which kind of caught us by surprise, but we do not worry about that stuff. Our boys will be ready to go."
The 6' 1", 193 pound prospect is rated the #2 player in Mississippi by Scout.com and is a member of the National 100 Team.
Darius Barksdale was named 1st team All-State as a junior by the Clarion Ledger. He rushed for 1,042 yards and 9 TDs on offense and had 4 picks at cornerback.
Barksdale had 54 tackles and 5 int's at the corner position for the '05 season.
He has helped the Tigers to a National Top 10 rankings in back to back to back seasons.
Darius marks the third Ole Miss commitment that has been selected to the Dandy Dozen team by the Clarion Ledger.
Dandy Dozen for Darius Barksdale
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