Missouri takes over billboards in Arkansas after huge recruiting wins
Wednesday is the day that many college football fans have been waiting for a long time, as the recruits they have started to fall in love with are signing with their teams. One of the best parts of college football is the rivalries, and that doesn’t just include with the play on the football field.
Rivalries extend to the recruiting field as well, as many times, big rivals are fighting to sign that next star player. One of those rivalries is between Arkansas and Missouri. The Tigers have had an incredible off-season when it comes to recruiting and the transfer portal, and they are letting the fans in Arkansas know about it with some friendly trash talk.
Pine Bluff is buzzing about these billboards that appeared overnight featuring @courtney_C2024 and @AustynDendy headed to @MizzouFootball to play under @CoachDrinkwitz. #SEC #sports #football pic.twitter.com/BZrpTuCLtf
— suziparker (@suziparker) December 20, 2023
Missouri has been on fire on the recruiting trail, and they are letting their rivals know. The guys in the billboard, Courtney Crutchfield and Austyn Dendy are 2 local stars in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, who announced they would be playing their college football in Columbia. Crutchfield is the No. 2 player in the state of Arkansas, while Dendy is the No. 9, according to the 247Sports Composite.
This is the new era in college football, and the Tigers have a ton of buzz right now. Missouri will be playing Ohio State in the Cotton Bowl on December 29, and then the hype for the 2024 season is going to take off.