Brandon Odam

Taylorville quarterback Brandon Odam held offers from a handful of Division-II and NAIA schools plus Division-I Western Illinois.

TAYLORVILLE, Ill. (WAND) -- Brandon Odam is officially a Central Missouri Mule.

The record-breaking Taylorville quarterback announced his verbal commitment to the Division-II school on Thursday after completing a senior senior for the ages.


Odam threw for 3,578 yards, 40 touchdowns and a 70% completion rate this season for the Tornadoes with just 8 interceptions. He Tornadoes receiver Justin Wright were invited to the Blue-Grey All-American Bowl.

A handful of Division-II and NAIA schools extended offers to Odam during his recruitment, in addition to Division-I Western Illinois.