January 20, 2009

OL Hill ready to be a Tiger

OL Mark Hill, of Branson, Mo., was one of four Missouri recruits to commit over the three-day weekend. Hill has traveled a long road to get to Columbia. Born in Pittsburg, Kan., his family moved to Joplin, Mo., in 1994, before finally settling in Branson in 2000. Despite living in Missouri for 14 years, Hill said he rarely ventured up to Columbia to see the Tigers play.

"With the Kansas roots, we were actually more KU fans," Hill said, perhaps a bit uneasily.

So how has Hill gone from chanting "Rock Chalk Jayhawk" to "M-I-Z-Z-O-U?"

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