On Saturday, Rupert informed ShowMeMizzou.com that he “just committed (to Mizzou)”.
Later, Rupert talked about his decision.
“I feel real comfortable with my decision,” explained Rupert. “When I got there, it was a real family environment. Great players! Great coaches! It’s just a real warm place to be.”
Rupert’s mother had accompanied him on his official visit.
“She loves it,” said Rupert.
Rupert met with Coach Pinkel on Saturday, and he told Coach Pinkel that he wants to be a Missouri Tiger.
Rupert intimated that Coach Pinkel told him, “Welcome to the family!”
Rupert will sign with Missouri on Wednesday. He said that he “really likes Missouri”.
“We’re going to have a good young team this year,” said Rupert.