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Mizzou’s Banister up for Wuerffel Trophy Watch List


Mizzou football’s Barrett Banister is a member of the 2022 Wuerffel Trophy Watch List, which honors college football players who serve others, celebrate their positive impact on society and inspire greater service in the world.

A cum laude graduate in the spring of 2021, Banister is a 2022 AFCA Good Works Team nominee and was a 2021 Burlsworth Trophy nominee.

The former walk-on earned a scholarship prior to the 2019 season.

He is a four-time member of the SEC Honor Roll and was a 2021 CoSIDA Academic All-District selection.

Banister has played in 44 career games with 93 receptions and 812 yards.

His volunteer experience includes Playing 4 Hope (visits with kids in the hospital due to disability, illness or disease), Angel Tree Secret Santa (holiday shopping for families in need) and Night of Champions (kids camp at Mizzou's Faurot Field).

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