Tigers Add Texas LB As 14th Commit

8:38pm -The Missouri Tigers continue to add to their 2011 recruiting class with their 14th commitment

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.

Durant had offers from North Texas and UTEP, in addition to Missouri.

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