April 17, 2013

Haith talks Post, spring recruiting

Missouri officially added the fourth member of its 2013 basketball recruiting class on Wednesday afternoon when Southwestern Illinois College big man Keanau Post inked a National Letter of Intent with the Tigers.

The 6-foot-11 Post averaged 12.3 points and 8.3 rebounds this season and was named a second-team NJCAA all-American. He is the No. 3 junior college prospect in the class according to JucoJunction and Rivals.com.

"Great kid and he gives us another big body on our front line. With what we have coming back...I think we've got a lot of options," Mizzou head coach Frank Haith said. "(SW Illinois) presses and he plays the point of the press. The guys in the juco element, that's why he was second team all-American. They know the value of this kid."

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