March 24, 2008

Ford enjoys the recruiting process

Of more than 100 prospects who came to the five-star academy in Columbia, a few stood out from the start. One of the guys that was impossible to miss was Hazelwood East lineman Darris Ford. At 6-foot-4, 273 pounds, he looked like he already belonged on a college campus. Plenty of coaches think so too. Missouri, Kansas State and Minnesota have offered scholarships and Ford makes no secrets about his leader.

After a trip to Iowa City, Ford will be back in Columbia for the fourth time this spring when he checks out the Tigers' spring game on April 19th. It may not be long after that before a decision comes down.

...More... To continue reading this article you must be a member. Sign Up Now!