COLUMBIA - Right before Liberty’s game against Rock Bridge began, Marcus Lucas, the top wide receiver recruit in Missouri, received a text message informing him that his mother had been pulled in late to work and was not going to be able to make it. Though Lucas would have liked his mother there, he understood what she had to do as a single mother.
Missouri still high on Marcus Lucas' list
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