Golden Eagles nab in-state receiver

Korey Robertson (Greenwood, Miss./Greenwood) has committed to play for Southern Miss, according to the Mississippi Press. Robertson made his decision Wednesday.

Louisiana Tech and Louisiana-Monroe also extended scholarship offers to the 6-foot-2, 195-pound wide receiver. Mississippi State and Ole Miss showed interest.

He caught 54 passes for 841 yards (15.6 average) and 11 touchdowns as a junior.

Robertson is Southern Miss' second pledge for 2014. S Brandon Bryant (Tunica, Miss./Rosa Fort) announced for the Golden Eagles in March.