On Saturday, 7 of the 12 verbal commits and a handful of other senior targets as well as a bevy of junior prospects were in attendance for the Cardinals tough 27-23 loss to a quality Liberty team.
In attendance were confirmed verbal commitments Hunter Maynard, 6-2 285, DT from Columbus, OH (Watterson); Tyler Rayburn, 6-4 270 OG from Columbus, IN (East); Ben Ingle, 6-1 205 OLB from Cincinnati (LaSalle); Chris Shillings, 6-1 200 WR from Columbus, IN (North); Quyuan Mattox, 5-11 180 S from Fort Wayne, IN (Luers); Bryan Baird, 6-4 220 DE from Bellbrook, OH; Keenan Noel, 6-1 240 FB/H-Back from Columbus, IN (North).
Headlining the group of junior were two of the best the state of Indiana has to offer for 2012 in Jonathan Burt, a 6-2 235 DE from Indianapolis Warren Central and Hayden Northern, 6-4 180 QB from Martinsville, IN.
On Sunday, the Cardinals welcomed another verbal commit for 2011 in 6-4 WR Jacolby Owens. Owens came to visit Muncie with his teammate Dmitri Johnson, a 6-3 215 OLB/DE, both play for Thornridge in Dolton, IL. Johnson also boasts offers from Akron, Illinois State, Ohio, Toledo and Western Kentucky.