Top-rated offensive tackle switches commitment back to Missouri

11/04/2013 3:28 PM

11/04/2013 3:38 PM

Missouri picked up a recommitment from DeSmet offensive tackle Andy Bauer, who made the announcement Monday on Twitter. Bauer originally committed to the Tigers after his sophomore year, but reopened his commitment last summer and wound up giving Mississippi a verbal pledge. But he reversed course again and will honor his original commitment to Missouri. “Through much prayer, discernment and communication with my family I have decided to attend and play football for the University of Missouri,” Bauer’s statement read in part. Bauer, 6 feet 6 and 304 pounds, is the top-ranked prospect in Missouri for the Class of 2014, according to Rivals.com. He is the No. 11 overall commitment at offensive tackle and ranked 105th overall by the recruiting service.

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