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Dillon Talks Fresno State Commitment

Mershad Dillon

Santa Maria (Calif.) athlete Mershad Dillon is one of the more intriguing prospects in the 2011 class. The 6-foot, 258-pound quarterback/defensive lineman lined up every snap behind center on offense and in the trenches on defense. With a few offers in his pocket, he decided to end his recruitment and verbally commit to Fresno State. Check inside for his reasons for choosing the Bulldogs…

Mershad Dillon is originally from Brookhaven, Mississippi. He moved to California three years ago to live with his father on California's Central Coast. But he still has strong ties to the South including his dislike for Ole Miss, who Fresno State plays Oct. 1, 2011. "I'm not an Ole Miss fan," said Dillon. "I'm a LSU fan. I'm from Brookhaven but I have family that went to Starkville and I... Recommended Stories