KY3 News reported that Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel traveled to Springfield, Mo., on Wednesday to visit with high school recruit Dorial Green-Beckham at Hillcrest High School. Pinkel landed on the school’s baseball field in a helicopter before approaching Green-Beckham, shaking his hand and giving him a slight hug.
Green-Beckham is listed as the No. 1 wide receiver in the 2012 recruiting class, according to ESPN.com. Green-Beckham is also considering schools such as LSU, Arkansas, Alabama, Oklahoma and Texas, among others.