Local fighter: "I think I can beat McGregor in boxing"

ODESSA -- Opinions are plentiful for the upcoming Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight, including one here in West Texas.

"In boxing yes, I think I can beat McGregor in boxing," said local fighter and former Permian football star Dez Hill.

Hill, who owns his own training gym for future boxers and fighters, has been successful in both boxing and the MMA.

"Give me two months to prepare for McGregor and I'll put on a better show than the McGregor and Mayweather fight will be."

Tune in to CBS 7 News at 10 for our full interview with Dez Hill ahead of Saturday's big fight.