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Four-star DE Kyran Montgomery commits to Missouri

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This is Missouri’s 19th commitment of the 2021 class.

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Do you like 4-star defensive ends? Good! Because The Coffee Drink-ers (still work-shopping this) closed the deal with Kyran Montgomery, the 4-star pass rusher out of Pike High School in Indianapolis.

Get to know: Kyran Montgomery

Hometown: Indianapolis, IN

High School: Pike

Position: Weakside Defensive End

Ht/Wt: 6’5, 240lbs

Rivals Ranking: 4-star, 5.8

247Composite Ranking: 3-star, 0.8775

Total announced offers: 22

Offers to note: Florida State, Minnesota, Penn State

Kyran’s got a lot of potential. He has a pretty large frame that looks like it’ll support more weight. He’s super high motor, and has a nose for the ball. He could use a little more variety in his rush moves, but I get the feeling he wasn't tested athletically all of the time. In some of his highlights, they have him standing up at linebacker. I don’t know what to make of that. Not sure if that is a plan of the Missouri staff or not, but he does show some explosion and quick twitch, reactionary skills that are required to play linebacker.

Overall, he has really impressive highlights and raw abilities, but highlights show just a portion of the story.

What they’re saying:

Mizzou 2023 Commitment List

Pos Recruit Name Hometown Commitment Date Rivals Rate Rivals Rank 247 Rate 247 Rank Ht Wt
Pos Recruit Name Hometown Commitment Date Rivals Rate Rivals Rank 247 Rate 247 Rank Ht Wt
TE Brett Norfleet St. Charles, MO 11/21/2021 4-star 5.8 3-star 0.9234 6'7 225
DE Jahkai Lang Troy, MO 12/17/2021 3-star 5.7 3-star 0.8789 6'4 240
QB Gabarri Johnson Tacoma, WA 5/8/2022 4-star 5.8 4-star 0.9045 6'0 200
K Blake Craig Liberty, MO 6/5/2022 2-star 5.30 NA NA 5'11 180
WR Marquis Johnson Dickinson, TX 6/13/2022 N/A N/A 3-star 0.8600 6'0 176
DB Nicholas DeLoach, Jr Cahokia, IL 6/25/2022 NA NA NA NA 6'1 170
5.65 0.8917