Tigers Land Big Time Running Back

The Missouri Tigers continue to do well in the Show-Me State early as they have picked up a verbal commitment from one of the top offensive players in the Missouri 2013 football class.

The Missouri Tigers continued their roll of getting commitments from in-state players as 2013 Ft. Zumwalt(MO) South RB Chase Abbington 6'4" 210 (4.49)pledged to play football for the Tigers today.

"I verbally committed to the Missouri Tigers today,"said Abbington in a text message to ShowMeMizzou.com confirming his commitment.

The standout running back, who rushed for alsmot 1,500 yards and 28 touchdowns as a junior, made an unofficial visit to Missouri this past Wednesday, and when asked by ShowMeMizzou.com if there was a chance he could commit early, said that it was a possibility.

Abbington becomes the Tigers 5th known commitment for 2013.

ShowMeMizzou.com will have more on his commitment coming soon.

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