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Quez Watkins
Quez  Watkins

RS Sophomore

Athens, Ala.

High School:
Athens HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 190




Southern Miss Football Coach Jay Hopson Holds Weekly News Conference (Nov. 20)


Football Holds Off UTSA for a 31-29 C-USA Road Victory

The Golden Eagles improve to 3-2 overall and 1-1 in C-USA play.


Football has First Road Test This Saturday at ULM

The Golden Eagles and Warhawks play at 6 p.m., in Monroe, La.


Southern Miss Shuts Out Southern 45-0 Saturday at The Rock

The Golden Eagles improve to 1-1 on the season.


Football Returns to Practice Fields Tuesday to Ready for Southern Contest This Weekend


Charlotte at Southern Miss (USATSI)

Charlotte at Southern Miss photos. Images by USATSI


Football vs Charlotte

Football vs Charlotte


Football vs UAB

Football vs UAB


Football vs Southern

Football vs Southern


Southern Miss vs. Southern

September 9, 2017

2017 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in all 13 games … Posted 23 catches for 337 yards and a pair of touchdowns … Averaged 14.7 yards per catch … Had 103 yards on four catches in his opening game versus Kentucky (9/2), as it was the best contest for a freshman debut since Tyre’oune Holmes caught 12 passes for 96 yards against Texas State to start the 2013 campaign … Returned 11 kickoffs for 236 yards and a 21.5 yard average, while notching two punt returns for 18 yards … Longest reception was a touchdown grab of 48 yards at UTSA (10/7 )… Added a 47-yard catch versus Kentucky (9/2) …Posted 15 plays of 20 or more yards this season (six receptions, eight kick returns, one punt return).

2016 (Freshman): Redshirted his first year on campus.

High School: Top 100 (No. 80) recruit in Alabama by SB Nation... Three-star recruit by SB Nation... Class 6A second-team All-State selection (2015) by Alabama Sports Writers Association... First-team All-Limestone County (2014, 2015) by The News Courier... As senior, caught 44 passes for 847 yards, 12 touchdowns... As a junior, returned kickoffs for touchdowns in first two games of season before opposing teams started kicking away from him. Caught 34 passes for 541 yards, five touchdowns... Second Athens High player to sign football scholarship with Southern Miss in past two years (2015 signee Paxton Schrimsher).

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