56 - Eric McCowan
Eric McCowan
City: Marshall
State: Texas
Height: 6-3
Weight: 260
Year: Fr.-R
Hometown: Marshall, Texas
High School: Marshall HS
Position: DT

In 2009: Sat out the season as a redshirt.

In High School: McCowan played for coach Thedrick Harris at Marshall High School in Marshall, Texas ... A defensive end, McCowan was a first-team All-District and All-County selection his senior year, while being named the district Defensive Lineman of the Year ... In 2007 as a junior he was an honorable-mention All-District selection ... McCowan helped lead his team to the Bi-District Championship in 2007 and back to the Championship game in 2008.

Personal: The son of Marvin Bowers and Wanda McCowan, Eric plans to major in education at Southern.