"The reason [I chose Colorado] is because of the coaches and they players and just the whole atmosphere at Colorado," Burks, of Grandview (Mo.) Senior, told Scout.com.
At the beginning of September Burks had narrowed his list to Colorado, Kansas State, Missouri State, Santa Clara and Wichita state. Burks, however, said that his decision ultimately came down to Colorado and Kansas State.
Burks and Hornbuckle make up the Buffaloes current 2009 recruiting class.