Missouri added size on the interior of its defensive line on Monday with a commitment from JUCO defensive tackle Walter Palmore.
A 3-star prospect from Eastern Arizona College, Palmore announced his decision on Twitter on Monday:
Blessed and thankful to say I have committed to The University of Missouri! ?. pic.twitter.com/pkgpUTP7PH
— Walt P. (@walterpalmore96) January 30, 2017
Palmore is listed at 6-foot-4 and 295 pounds, and is rated as the No. 11 JUCO defensive tackle in the 2017 recruiting class, according to 247Sports.
He had offers from Georgia, Arizona State, Cal, Houston and others, per 247Sports.
Palmore becomes the 22nd member of a Mizzou recruiting class that is ranked as 12th in the SEC and 49th overall in the 247Sports team recruiting class rankings.