November 9, 2009

Is Jamie Bender still committed?

A coaching change can cause recruits who have committed to a school have second thoughts. The Tigers have fired Head Coach Tommy West and will be searching for his replacement. TigerSportsReport spoke to Bender to get his thoughts and see if he is still committed.

Jamie Bender, 5-foot-11 195 lbs, is a defensive back out of Ellisville, MS and plays for Jones County JC.

Here's what Bender had to say about the coaching change.

"As of right now I'm still committed" said Bender.

Bender mentioned that he is concerned but as the present time he'll still be a Tiger.

One thing that would change his mind is Memphis Assistant Coach Lytrel Pollard. "I like Coach Pollard. If he's still there, I'm still committed. But if he's let go then I probably won't go to Memphis."

Bender hasn't heard from Memphis since they announced that Coach West was fired.

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