February 20, 2008

Shepard ready to visit LSU

Five-star athlete Russell Shepard is one of the most elite prospects in the nation and LSU fans may have a few reasons to be excited. The 6-foot-2, 183-pound prospect from Houston (Tex.) Cypress Ridge will be in Baton Rouge this weekend.

As TigerBait.com reported last week, Cypress Ridge quarterback Russell Shepard and running back Hasan Lipscomb will both be attending a Junior Day being held at LSU this weekend. Both prospects have offers and both are seriously considering the Tigers.

At the time Lipscomb mentioned that he may commit. What does Shepard think about that?

"I really don't know," Lipscomb said. "He's from New Orleans and he's a Katrina evacuee. He really loves that university. For a while he thought LSU wasn't recruiting him but they've offered him."

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