Mizzou Offer For Scales

St. Louis athlete picks up offer from Missouri Tigers.

ShowMeMizzou.com pegged St. Louis (MO) Lafayette TE/DE Brendan Scales 6'4" 230 as one of the prospects attending junior day at Missouri back in February as one of those prospect who could likely picked up a Tiger offer on the visit.

It took a little longer, but there was no doubt about the big athlete's ability as one of the top prospect in the state worthy of one from Mizzou.The offer finally came for Scales on Thursday night.

"I got a call from Coach Ford about 45 minutes ago," said Scales."He said how they reviewed my tape and all agreed to offer me. He also asked me what position I wanted to play and about school and my family."

Scales has been a long time fan of Mizzou.

"It'd be a great program for me. Coach Pinkel is a great coach who has been very successful. They are in the SEC, and it's close to home, which is important. I am also good friends with Andy Bauer. He talks to me all the time about what a great program it is up there and how much he likes it, and that I should go there," Scales said.

The athletic Scales is well into double digit offers, including recent ones from Michigan State, Louisville and Nebraska before his Missouri one.

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