Missouri football national signing day live blog
Sports editor Eli Lederman and lead football writer Nick Kelly give live updates on the latest Mizzou commits
Jan. 30, 2017
National signing day is finally upon us as verbal commits become signees today. Missouri, coming off a 4-8 season in 2016, ranks No. 13 out of 14 in the Southeastern conference and No. 46 nationally out of 99 teams, according to Rivals.
This page will be updated throughout the day as athletes sign their national letters of intent. Refresh this page throughout the day.
Rival’s star rating system will be used throughout
3-star Defensive Tackle Malik Young officially signs with Missouri.
Young played at Eastern Arizona (juco) with fellow signee Walter Palmore. The two DT's are both from Thatcher, Arizona.
Source: Palmore's teammate, Eastern Arizona DT Malik Young, is choosing between Florida and Mizzou.— Tod Palmer (@todpalmer) February 1, 2017
2:50 3-star defensive tackle Walter Palmore from Eastern Arizona (Juco) has officially signed with Missouri.
The Columbus, Georgia native had offers from Georgia, TCU, Cal, and West Virginia among many others.
10:23 For those interested, here's the Periscope of Caleb Sampson's press conference where he signed just 13 minutes ago
10:10 2-star Defensive Tackle Caleb Sampson (Covington, Louisiana) has officially signed with Missouri.
Sampson, who had offers from Southern Mississippi and Kansas State among others, had yet to commit to any school until this morning, when he made his decision in a press conference at his high school, Northlake Christian.
#Mizzou DT target Caleb Sampson is supposed to announce at his high school in Louisiana in 10 minutes or so— Gabe DeArmond (@GabeDeArmond) February 1, 2017
9:53 Just two remain, but will there be any surprise signees?
Only two expected signees–verbal commits DT Walter Palmore and OLB Aubrey Miller–yet to sign letters of intent for Missouri.— Eli Lederman (@EliLederman12) February 1, 2017
9:44 3-star Defensive Tackle Rasah Brandon has officially signed with Missouri.
The 315-pound Jersey City, NJ native who last played at ASA Brooklyn college also had offers from Ole Miss, Temple, and Rutgers, among others.
Andy Hill says WR Da'Ron Davis is a cross between Jeremy Maclin and Danario Alexander. No pressure, kid.— Dave Matter (@Dave_Matter) February 1, 2017
9:24 2-star wide receiver O’Shae Clark has officially signed with Missouri.
The 165-pound speedster who committed just last night, also had interest from Baylor.
9:18 It's never too early to look ahead to next year right?
Mizzou DC DeMontie Cross says DT Kobie Whiteside brings instant depth and might be able to contribute as true freshman.— Tod Palmer (@todpalmer) February 1, 2017
9:07 Fayetteville, AR, 3-star quarterback Taylor Powell has officially committed to Missouri.
Powell de-committed from Wake Forest, and committed to the Tigers on 1/23/17.
9:00 Houston, TX safety Joshua Bledsoe has officially signed with Missouri.
The 3-star committed to the Tigers on 1/20/17
8:58 3-star Tight End Logan Christopherson has officially signed with Missouri.
The 6’6 tight end had offers from Michigan State, Penn State, and Wisconsin, among others.
8:46 Defensive Lineman Kobie Whiteside, 2-star, officially signs with Missouri.
8:43 Louisiana Defensive End Chris Turner has officially signed with Missouri.
Former Missouri star and current Carolina Panther, Kony Ealy, approves.
8:40 Missouri City, TX 3-star cornerback Terry Petry has officially signed with Missouri.
Petry de-committed from Houston, and committed to the Tigers in November
8:25 Baton Rouge 3-star cornerback Adam Sparks has officially signed with Missouri.
8:21 Lee’s Summit, MO 4-star wideout DaRon Davis has officially signed with Missouri.
Davis the 3rd ranked player in the state of Missouri for the class of 2017.
8:15 3-star running back Larry Roundtree has officially signed with Missouri.
The Raleigh native chose to join the Tigers over in-state offers from UNC, Wake Forest, and NC State, among other offers.
8:05 Offensive lineman Hyrin Morrison White has officially signed with Missouri.
The 3-star received offer from Arizona State, Oklahoma State, and UCLA among others.
7:56 a.m. Linebacker Jamal Brooks officially signed with Missouri.
Brooks, a Bessemer, Alabama native, received a 3-star rating from Rivals. Brooks also held offers from Pittsburgh, Maryland, Kentucky and Louisville, among others.
6:37 a.m. Safety Jordan Ulmer officially signed with Missouri.
Ulmer, a Bellevue, Michigan native, received a 3-star rating from Rivals. He received offers from Minnesota, Arizona and Cincinnati, among others.
6:33 a.m. Offensive lineman Larry Borom officially signed with Missouri.
Borom, a Bloomfield Hills, Michigan native, received a 2-star rating from Rivals. Borom also received an offer from Eastern Michigan.
6:32 a.m. Running back Isaiah Miller officially signed with Missouri.
Miller, a Baldwin, Florida native, received a 3-star rating from Rivals. He also received offers from Washington State and Oregon State, among others.
6:27 a.m. Offensive lineman Pompey Coleman officially signed with Missouri
Coleman, an Indianapolis, Indiana native, received a 3-star rating from Rivals. He also held offers from Indiana, Kentucky and Louisville, among others.
6:26 a.m. Offensive lineman Case Cook officially signed with Missouri.
Cook, a Carrollton, Georgia native, is a 3-star center, according to Rivals. He also held offers from Kentucky, Miami (FL) and Louisville, among others.