March 20, 2007

Saia likes Ole Miss staff's energy

Ole Miss head coach Ed Orgeron and his staff are making an impression on the 2008 recruiting class and with one Louisiana prospect in particular.

Kevin Saia, a 6-foot-2, 301-pound offensive tackle from Geismar, La., like many other Rebel recruits, left Ole Miss' Junior Day in late February raving about the coaching staff's energy.

"They have a little bit extra passion about the game, I felt," Saia said. "They just love what they do it seems like.

" The coaching staff was great - very high-energy. They're goal-oriented, and they're going places."

Saia received his first scholarship offer this month from Tulane, and he said he plans to visit soon.

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