#35 Ranked Player in Mississippi
Name : Khairi Usher
School : Meridian
Vitals : 5' 9", 170, 4.6 (40 yard dash), 245 (bench) 355 (squat)
Date of Birth : October 21, 1990
2007 Season : A two year starter that has helped his team to a state championship appearance as a 10th grader. Last year Khairi had 73 tackles and 5 interceptions.
Why Top 40 : "I think I am a smart player. I am very physical for a cornerback. I read the field well. I am also very coachable."
Colleges interested in Usher: USM, MSU, Ole Miss, Auburn, and Memphis
Marvin's top school: MSU, Ole Miss, USM, and Auburn
MSU : "I just feel at home at MSU. The coaches are real down to earth. They are not all about football. They are about you getting your education."
USM : "I like their campus, facilities, and Coach Fedora. He wants you to do good on and off the field."
Ole Miss : "Cordera Eason and Derrick Davis love it up there. They say it is a great school. They said if you there, it is not about politics. It is all about your ability."
Auburn : "Coach Dunn is a cool person. He knows how to talk to you. I like how he interacts with people. Their coaches want you to do good in the classroom too."
Closest to offering: USM, MSU and Auburn
Camps this summer: Ole Miss, Auburn, MSU, Duke, Oklahoma State, and Boston College
Jr Day attended: MSU and Auburn
Tell us something nobody else knows: "I a lot of people think I am a very arrogant person, but if you want to talk to me, I am very down to earth."
Nickname : "Kid"
Best Player faced: Alonzo Lawrence
If not Khairy Usher, who'll be Mr. Football for 2008: Chad Bumphis
Game I'm anticipating: Wayne County
Favorite college team growing up: Miami
Favorite college football player:Jerraud Powers (Auburn)
Favorite pro football player: Champ Bailey
Favorite Pro Team: Denver Broncos
Favorite Food: Tacos
Favorite Movie: Life
In my CD Player: Lil' Wayne
Pre-game hype song: "We taking over"Lil' Wayne
Biggest Influences: Father
Biggest Fan: Grandmother
Biggest Fear: Snakes
2nd Best Sport: Baseball
Favorite Video Game: Maddon '08
Person I look most a like: Brother
First thing if I sign pro contract: Buy grandmother a Mercedes
Dream date:Christian Millian
Grades : 2.5 GPA