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Mizzou is seeing the benefits of winning 12 games a season ago in the early stages of recruiting. Today they picked up a commitment from East St. Louis running back Natereace Strong.

Strong ran for almost 600 yards and five touchdowns last season, where he split time with another Tiger-to-be, Greg Taylor.

Strong is rated as a 4 star prospect by Rivals.com.

Missouri may not be done in East St. Louis either, they are a front runner to land Terry Beckner, Jr. , another four star prospect according to Rivals.

Here is a story we did on the East St. Louis kids when Taylor signed with the Tigers.

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