East Central High School football star Avery White is undecided on his college, but Southern Miss and South Alabama are in the mix. The USM Golden Eagles and USA Jaguars are in pursuit of the South Mississippi LB.
Picks for all of Saturday’s college football games featuring AP Top 25 squads. Mississippi State hopes to build on its win at Auburn at LSU. UTSA-Southern Miss and Auburn-Ole Miss are also among the games picked.
The first bowl projections for Conference USA feature attractive match-ups for the UAB Blazers, Louisiana Tech Bulldogs and North Texas Mean Green. Southern Miss, FAU, FIU, MTSU and Marshall are in the hunt.
The Southern Miss football team needs four more wins to reach bowl eligibility. USM stands at 2-2 prior to its trip to North Texas. The Golden Eagles face tough C-USA games against La. Tech, UAB and Marshall.
The Southern Miss football team is considering adding a 12th game for December. Possible candidates for USM include North Carolina, North Carolina State, Virginia Tech, East Carolina and South Carolina.
The Southern Miss football team is playing better defense and D’Iberville product defensive end Jacques Turner has done a good job in the pass rush. The USM sophomore has played well against SEC competition.