LB, 6-1, 200, Marrero, La. (Archbishop Rummel HS)
Eugene was a three-star according to ESPN, Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247Sports.com. He received a grade of 86 from Scout and was ranked as the No. 32 prospect from Louisiana and the No. 69 safety prospect in the country by 247Sports. Eugene was a team captain, three-year starter and helped Archbishop Rummel to back-to-back Division I state championships in 2012 and 2013. During his three seasons, the Raiders put together a 36-5 record, including 16-0 in 2012. His senior season, he recorded 73 tackles, five fumble recoveries and two interceptions. As a junior, he collected 94 tackles, three fumble recoveries, three interceptions and scored two touchdowns. In his first season as a starter, he made 74 tackles, four interceptions, three fumble recoveries and scored three touchdowns for a 10-2 season that ended in the quarterfinal round of the state playoffs. Eugene was also a member of the basketball and track and field teams. He volunteered with the Special Olympics and helped special needs children learn to swim working with JoJo’s Hope. He was coached at Archbishop Rummel by Jay Roth. Eugene chose Arkansas after receiving offers from Arizona, Tulane, Western Kentucky and South Alabama.