Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Jason Reese

Fr., TE, 6-3, 235, Euless, Texas (Trinity HS)

Packs athleticism and size for the tight end position at Mizzou ... considered the No. 23 tight end recruit in the nation according to ESPN.com ... grabbed 15 catches for 338 yards and four touchdowns in a heavy run offense as a senior in 2012 ... earned First Team Super Team honors from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram ... helped Trinity High School and head coach Steve Lineweaver win 22 games during his junior and senior seasons ... considered his county’s top football player as a senior and earned second team all-district ... parents – Charles Reese and Cassandra Wallace ... contributed on Trinity’s basketball and track squads ... plans to major in criminal justice at Missouri ... chose Mizzou over Arizona State, Indiana, Iowa State, Purdue and TCU, among others ... chose Mizzou because of the Tigers’ players and family atmosphere.