Ask Bob Asmussen about Hawthorne here
East St. Louis
Our take: He can play about five different positions immediately. Could have the same impact on the program as Arrelious Benn, Juice Williams.
“The coaches. The players. The facilities.”
What’s your favorite moment in football?
“Winning state. I caught the ball before halftime and I scored, but they called it back.”
Who is your favorite football player, college or pro?
“Steve Smith. People think down on him just because he’s short. It’s similar to me, people think I’m little and can’t do too much.”
Favorite football movie?
“ ‘Friday Night Lights.’ I like the tempo of the movie.”
What is your hidden talent?
“I don’t have any.”
Are you playing in the Missouri game?
What do you need to improve most before starting college?
“Probably my size and my quickness. I’m going to work on my footwork more. I’m going to run track.”