#24 Ranked Player in Mississippi
Name: Keshun Cowan
School: Olive Branch
City: Olive Branch, MS
Vitals: 5' 11", 175, 4.5 (40 time) 235 (bench) and 365 (squat)
Date of Birth: September 15, 1989
Projected Position: CB
2007 Football Season: 47 tackles, 2 interceptions, and 3 sacks. Named 1st Team All-Region 1(5A).
Why Top 40 in Football: "I work very hard, and I try to get better every day. I am always trying to get better than the next player."
"Keshun has great coverage skills and the ability to change directions and get back to full speed in a hurry," added Coach Samsel.
Colleges interested in KeShun: Ole Miss, MSU, Auburn, Memphis, USM, Alabama, and Arkansas
Scouts at Spring practice: Ole Miss, Arkansas, FSU, Miami, Michigan, Auburn, and USM
Received phone calls from: Central Arkansas and Ole Miss
Scholarship offers: Central Arkansas
Closest to offering: Ole Miss
Cowan's top school: Ole Miss leads MSU and Alabama
Ole Miss: "They need some cornerbacks, and I think I can fin in their program well. I also have a real good relationship with Coaches Nix and Vaughn. They are guys I like to be around."
MSU: "I like how they treated me down there when I went to their Jr Day. They have very nice people down there."
Alabama: "I like the intensity down there. They live and breath football down there."
Jr Days/Spring games: MSU (Jr Day) and Ole Miss (Jr Day)
Summer Camps: Ole Miss (Sr camp) and MSU (SR camp)
Tell us something nobody else knows: "I tore my ACL in 8th grade."
Nickname - Little Kee
Best Player faced: Chad Bumphis
If not KeShun Cowan, who'll be Mr. Football for 2008: David Conner
Game I'm most anticipating: South Panola
Favorite college team growing up: Memphis
Favorite college football player: D.J. Hall (Alabama)
Favorite pro football player: Champ Bailey
Favorite Pro Team: Washington Redskins
Favorite Food: Chicken
Favorite Movie: Menace to Society
In my CD Player: Pass the Troy
Pre-game hype song: License to Kill
Biggest Influences: Mom and Dad
Biggest Fan: Mom and Dad
Biggest Fear: Tear ACL
2nd Best Sport: Basketball
Favorite Video Game: NBA Like
Person I most
look alike: Will Smith
First thing if I sign pro contract: Buy mom a new house
Dream date: Keyshia Cole
Grades: 2.3 GPA / Has not taken the ACT
We added one player who transferred to Mississippi, Aubrey Phillips, after the list already came out. Therefore, we have 41 players now listed and put in a tie at number 28.
To get a complete list of players who have been selected to the team so far, click here.