The Tigers have received a
"We are very grateful to receive such generous gift," Sterk, who was hired in August, said in a statement from Mizzou athletics. "There are numerous ways our supporters can make a lasting impact, and planned giving is a very important aspect of giving for our future."
MU established the
The Tigers previously announced three other seven-figure donations since
Three weeks later, Mizzou announced a
Mizzou softball announces huge signing class
Once-embattled Mizzou softball coach
The group, which is comprised of five in-state players and represents seven states, includes
The Tigers' 2017 recruiting class ranks ninth in the country, according to FloSoftball.com.
"This is a great recruiting class by anyone's standards," Earleywine said in a release. "Every position on the field is accounted for and they all bring different tool sets to the table. When you see 11 commits for one class, the general response is 'Wow, why so many?' My answer is that I never set out to get 11 total players. It just happened."
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