Cordera Eason
Cordera Eason

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Meridian, Miss.

High School:
High

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 235

Position:
RB


HIGH SCHOOL: Named to SuperPrep and PrepStar All-America teams and Tom Lemming's Prep All-America team during 2005 senior season when he rushed for 1,934 and 21 TDs ... Helped lead Meridian to 11-3 record, winning South State Championship and advancing to 5A championship game ... Rushed for over 1,100 yards and 14 TDs as a junior ... Rated No. 1 tailback in nation by Max Emfinger ... Selected as Gatorade 2005-06 Mississippi Football Player of the Year ... Also rated No. 1 player in Mississippi by Scout.com and The Sun Herald, while being rated No. 2 player in Mississippi by SuperPrep ... Selected first team All-State by Mississippi Association of Coaches ... Named first team All-State by The Clarion-Ledger and rated No. 2 on its Ten Most Wanted List ... Also named to The Clarion-Ledger Dandy Dozen team ... Named to Orlando Sentinel All-Southern Team and was selected to second team "All-South" squad by Countdown To Signing Day and Fox Sports Net South as a running back ... Named to Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100 team ... Rated the No. 13 running back in nation by Scout.com, No. 14 by CollegeFootballNews.com, No. 16 by ESPN.com, No. 17 by SuperPrep and No. 19 by Rivals.com ... Rated No. 46 player in nation by Tom Lemming, No. 84 player in nation by Scout.com, nation's No. 96 player by CollegeFootballNews.com and No. 111 player in nation by ESPN.com ... Named one of Top 150 recruits in nation by Bill Hodge/CSTV ... Rated No. 8 player in Mississippi by Rivals.com ... Rated No. 11 player in the Southeast by Tom Lemming ... Was the No. 16 player in the South on Mobile Register Super Southeast 120 list and also rated No. 21 player in the South by Scout.com ... Selected to play in 2006 Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Game in Mobile, Ala. ... Was team Most Valuable Player ... Coached in high school by Ed Stanley

PERSONAL: Son of Jerome and Lisa Drake ... Full name is Cordera J. Eason ... Born: September 7, 1987.

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