#21 Ranked Player in Mississippi
Name: Cameron Lawrence
School: Magnolia Heights
City: Senatobia, MS
Vitals: 6' 2", 205, 4.6 (280/bench) (440/squat)
Date of Birth: January 20, 1991
Primary Position: QB
Projected Position: S
2007 Football Season: Rushed for over 1, 300 yards and passed for 900 with a total of 22 TD's. On defense, had 110 tackles, 2 sacks, and 4 int's.
Why Top 40 in Football: "I feel like my combo of size, speed, and strength helps me with everything. I bring a lot to the table and my footwork gives me the ability to compete at the highest level."
Colleges interested in Cameron: Oklahoma State, Duke, Ole Miss, Alabama, USM
Scholarship offers: Duke, OSU, and MSU
Closest to offering: Alabama and Ole Miss
Scouts at Spring practice: Arkansas State, USM, MSU
Received phone calls from: MSU, USM, Alabama, and Kansas State
Lawrence's top school: Committed to MSU
MSU: "Going through the whole recruiting process with my brother, Lawrence Addison, I got a good feel for how Mississippi State really is. I really respect their staff, and they were my first offer and that meant a lot."
Spring Visits: MSU (Jr Day/Spring Game) and Ole Miss (Jr Day)
Summer Camps: MSU and Manning Passing Camp
Tell us something nobody else knows: "I can do a standing backflip and land on my feet."
Best Player faced: Bobby Petterson (Jackson Aca/TE)
If not Cameron Lawrence, who'll be Mr. Football for 2008: Tyler Russell (QB/Meridian)
Game I'm most anticipating: Marshall Aca
Favorite college team(s) growing up: MSU and Ole Miss
Favorite college football player: Tim Tebow
Favorite pro football player: Brett Farve
Favorite Pro Team: Green Bay Packers
Favorite Food: Steak
Favorite Movie: Friday Night Lights
In my CD Player: Lil' Boosie
Pre-game hype song: We Ready
Biggest Influences: Dad
Biggest Fan: Mom
Biggest Fear: Failure
2nd Best Sport: Baseball
First thing if I sign
pro contract: Buy a big ranch
Dream date: Jessica Simpson
Grades: 3.7 GPA / 21 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.
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