Briggs Bourgeois talks about his commitment to Southern Miss

Southern Miss added a kicker today when Briggs Bourgeois committed to Southern Miss. He talked about it with

Briggs Bourgeois picked up an offer to Southern Miss after an excellent showing at the weekend Elite camp, where over 300 prospects attended a Friday and Saturday event.  

The kicker from St. Amant HS in Louisiana didn't waste any time in making his desire known about his future school.

"I committed to Southern Miss today," he told 

"I just really liked the school and the coaches, and they also had the major that I was looking for in the Nursing program."

Bourgeois also held offers to Texas Southern and Nicholls State.  

"I'm excited for the opportunity to play for a school like Southern Miss," he said.  "The coaches are great, and I feel very comfortable at the school.  I had a great day at the Elite camp and felt at home."

After the Elite camp, Bourgeois got a call from the coaching staff telling him that he had picked up an offer.  Two days later, he is an Eagle.  

Bourgeois becomes the 2nd official commitment to Southern Miss in the class of 2017 along with Freddie Hartz.  

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