The Missouri Tigers have picked up their 14th known commitment for 2011. LB prospect Brandon Durant 6'1" 205 4.49 Copperas Cove (TX) just informed ShowMeMizzou that he has verbally committed to Missouri.
"I committed to Mizzou," said an excited Durant. "After my visit, it just felt like family, and I talked it over with my family, and they were all in favor of it."
Durant projects as an outside linebacker, probably to play the strong side in Missouri's 4-3 defense. During recent testing at a college camp, Durant ran a 4.49 forty, and at another camp, posted a 4.51 forty. His vertical jump measured 36". He has bench pressed 285 pounds.