"I went to
Ole Miss Jr Day, and then we went over to Auburn for the afternoon and went to
LSU the following weekend," added Drew Cole
And the visits will
not stop there.
"I am going back to Auburn this weekend and LSU next
How did the Ole Miss visit go?
"It was good.
I met with Coaches Corrao and Orgeron. They have real nice facilities and it is
a great school. I grew up an Ole Miss fan because my dad played there and all,
but I had never really just toured their facilities like I did that day. They
are really nice."
And what stood out the most about the Rebels during
"I think the excitement from the coaches. They are excited
about everything. They are real energetic about everything they do. I think that
What about the Auburn visit?
"It went real
good. I met with Coaches Dunn, Muschamp, and Tub. They have great facilities too.
I think it is great at Auburn. It is nice. It went real good, real good."
did Cole enjoy the most about Auburn?
"Their defensive schemes. Me
and Coach Muschamp talked about it. If they are running 4 or 5 wideouts, they
run a nickel or dime coverage, which puts a lot of DB's in the game. That would
give me a chance to play."
"It went good. I watched
their scrimmage. I met with Coaches Miles, Henson, Pelene, and Malorie. It went
real good. They also have nice facilities, and I got to see my brother. It went
Drew's brother, Mit Cole
, is a senior TE at LSU. Would
it have made LSU more attractive if Mit were still going to be there when Drew
was in college?
"Yes, that would have been great. We have always dreamed
about playing together, but LSU did not redshirt him because they thought he could
help them out as a freshman. If they would have redshirted him, it could have
changed my mind."
What stands out about LSU?
they have a great team. They have great tradition. I just think it is a great
Drew received his first scholarship offer from Auburn two
weeks back and another SEC school added their name to the list.
Croom (MSU) sent me the official letter last Friday."
Does Drew have
any interest in the Dogs?
"I am real interested in them. Hopefully
I am going to be able to go on an unofficial visit there sometime soon. I think
Coach Croom has them going in the right direction."
showing interest in the All-State performer?
"Georgia has been recruiting
me in the last few weeks. Vandy, Florida, and Tennessee have really picked it
Who does Cole think is closest to offering next?
think LSU is the next closest. I am not sure when they are going to offer because
I know they are busy with Spring practice, but my visit went real good. Maybe
something will happen on my next visit. We shall see."
Drew Cole (DB, Picayune, MS) - Cole had a chance to take in
three unofficial visits over the past couple of weeks.