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Keon Howard
Keon  Howard


Laurel, Miss.

High School:
Laurel HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 205




Golden Eagles Return to Practice Fields Wednesday to Ready for Season Opener

Southern Miss entertains Kentucky Saturday at 3 p.m.


Fall Football Camp Feature: Shannon Dawson

The offensive coordinator oversees the QB battle as the Golden Eagles head into the season.


Fall Football Practice Opens Wednesday Morning

The Golden Eagles work about 3 hours in The Rock.


Coach Hopson Media Conference (Nov. 21)

The Golden Eagles play their regular-season finale Friday at 3 p.m., versus Louisiana Tech.


Southern Miss comeback bid falls short against North Texas

Ito Smith ran for 113 yards and two touchdowns.


Football vs Southern

Football vs Southern


Southern Miss vs. Southern

September 9, 2017


Football vs Kentucky

Football vs Kentucky


Southern Miss vs. Kentucky (USATSI)

The Golden Eagles open the 2017 season by playing host to the Wildcats.


football vs La Tech

Football vs La Tech

2016 (Freshman): Started both the Old Dominion (Nov. 12) and North Texas (Nov. 19) games after being redshirted all season long ... Was the team's leading rusher in that first game, running for 98 yards on 28 attempts with a touchdown ... Also passed for 230 yards on 12-for-24 attempts ... Rallied the team to three touchdowns in 12 minutes in the second half to pull tight within the Monarchs ... Had a 19-yard rush against North Texas ... Also went up the middle for a four-yard TD run to open the Louisiana Tech win ... Had three completions of 30 yards or more in his limited duty and two rushes of at least 20 yards.

High School: Three-star recruit (24/ four touchdowns passes as Mississippi snapped a seven-year losing streak with a 28-21 victory in the 2015 Mississippi/Alabama All-Star Football Classic... Two-time, second-team All-State by Jackson Clarion-Ledger...2015 Preseason Clarion-Ledger Dandy Dozen...Led Laurel to Class 5A state championship in 2015; helped Tornadoes to South State title game in 2015, 2013; led Laurel to spot in Class 4A playoffs in 2012...Four-year starter, averaged nearly 240 yards total offense per game over his career...As a senior, threw for 3,317 yards with 43 touchdowns and 18 interceptions...Rushed for 456 yards and three scores...As a junior, passed for 3,631 yards and 25 touchdowns, while rushing for 456 yards and 12 touchdowns...As a sophomore, threw for 2,625 yards and 25 touchdowns, while rushing for 305 yards and five touchdowns...As a freshman, threw for 1,959 yards and 15 touchdowns, while rushing for 157 yards and five touchdowns...Also a standout in basketball.

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