Mizzou basketball coach Quin Snyder has gotten a head start on his 2001 recruiting class. He has received oral committments from two Michigan high school standouts, 6-9 Robert Whaley and 6-10 Jeffrey Ferguson, who are considered among the top returning players in Michigan. They are teammates at Benton Harbor High, and gave the committments while attending Snyder’s basketball camp in Columbia. Oral committments are not binding. The next signing period begins November 8th.