March 9, 2007

Monster back gaining attention

At 6-foot, 230 pounds, football fans that are following the recruitment of Russellville running back Michael Abernathy assume that the physical athlete is destined to play fullback in college. Don't tell that to Abernathy, who bristles at the thought.

Abernathy, like each of the Russellville football players, are awaiting news on their next head coach as the highly successful Perry Swindall abruptly resigned two weeks ago.

Abernathy recently picked up his second offer - this one from Oklahoma who extended the offer in the mail on Monday.

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