Team finishes fall camp with 76-play scrimmage
McElwain pleased with teams effort and performance
McElwain and staff preach ball security on Thursday
New CSU coach lands 24
2012 Signing Class Highlights; 24 players
2012 (Freshman): Redshirted as a true freshman in his first season of college eligibility.
High School: A four-year letterman at Bainbridge (Ga.) High School, about 20 miles north of the Florida border, less than an hour from Tallahassee, served as his team's punter, kickoff and placement specialist...Connected on his last 52 extra-point attempts as a prep, and hit 91-of-95 overall...A team captain, sustained a season-ending knee injury in Game 2 of his senior campaign...Before the setback, in 2009, earned second-team All-America honors as a kicker (MaxPreps.com), and first-team all-state honors as a punter; as a junior, grossed 40.1 yards per punt with hangtimes averaging better than 4.2 seconds...Also as a junior in '09, garnered first-team all-region recognition as a kicker and punter; connected on all 31 extra-point attempts, and seven of 12 field-goal tries, including 3-for-4 from 45 yards or longer...Hit a school-record 52-yard field goal in 2009 to beat BHS' arch-rival, becoming one of just 16 individuals in Georgia history to hit an attempt of at least that length...Hangtimes resulted in only 26 total punt-return yards by his opponents in 2009...Voted Special Teams Player of the Year and Most Improved Player by his coaches and teammates in 2009...Was honorable-mention all-region as a kicker and punter in 2008...As a freshman in 2007, helped the Bearcats (9-4) to the third round of the Georgia Class 4A state playoffs...Head football coaches were Ed Pilcher and Ricky Woods...Also lettered three years in soccer...Owned a 3.5 GPA in high school.
Personal: Given name Keenan Roy Adams...Born Feb. 14, 1993, in Thomasville, Ga. ...Son of Roy and Maggie Adams...Has six older sisters... A skilled hunter, shot his first turkey at age 5 and is a household name in the turkey-hunting community...Is the youngest person ever to use a bow to pull off the `World Slam,' bagging at least one turkey from each of the world's seven wild species; actually has accomplished the feat 14 times...Has won several Shooter of the Year awards from the Archery Shooters Association ... Plans to major in construction management at CSU; hopes to pursue a career in sports medicine after his playing days...Hometown: Bainbridge, Ga.