Lombard (IL) Glenbard East junior wide receiver prospectKeonta Nixon (6-foot-4, 195 pounds) looks to have all the tools to play at the next level. Get to know Keonta Nixon here.
"I've been working this winter and spring with TNT," Nixon said. "I really have been focused on just improving my overall game and I'm feling good about my progress so far."
Nixon filled us in on his latest recruiting news.
"I've been in touch with the coaches from North Dakota State, South Dakota, Cornell, Bowling Green, Syracuse and Wyoming. All of those schools have invited me to visit them and they are all planning to be in school this spring. North Dakota State, South Dakota and Wyoming have already been in school they all like me and want to see me in a camp this summer."
Nixon discussed what he feels are his strengths on the field and more..
"I feel that I run good routes and that I'm also strong with getting more yards after the catch. I can also just go up and get the football and I have good size and strength. I've been working hard on just improving my hands and also working hard to add more strength."
Nixon is already planning to attend a handful of college one day camps this summer.
"I'm planning to go to camps at North Dakota State and also Penn State for camps. I'm also going to the Elmhurst College satellite camp that will have Syracuse working the camp."
Does Nixon have a dream school?
"My dream school is Ohio State. I've just always been a fan of Ohio State since I was a little kid."