OCHS Star Keon Coleman Lists Top 3 Schools
After getting many offers from Division I football schools, including several Power Five offers, one local prep football standout has been greatly narrowed his list of potential suitors.
Opelousas Catholic High School standout Keon Coleman, arguably the top two-sport star in the area, shared on social media on Monday that he has narrowed his choice of schools to South Carolina, Kansas, and Oklahoma.
Rated by 247Sports as the #14 receiver in the country, Coleman was offered by Oklahoma and South Carolina in early April, after being offered by Kansas in March.
Coleman has also reportedly been offered football scholarships by such Power Five schools Virginia, Syracuse, Michigan St., Indiana, Arizona, Baylor, Boston College, Florida St., Georgia, Kentucky, Miami, Ole Miss, Mississippi St., Oklahoma St., Texas A&M, Penn St., and Wake Forest, as well as Louisiana, Louisiana Tech, South Alabama, Tulane, Arkansas St., Grambling St., UTSA, Florida A&M, Houston, Coastal Carolina, ULM, Southern, FIU, and Nicholls St.
A 6-foot-4 guard in basketball, Coleman has reportedly received roundball offers from the likes of UNO, Coastal Carolina, Nicholls St., and McNeese.
Currently a junior, Coleman is scheduled to graduate in the spring of 2021.