"Other people noticed I was pretty good before I did," Ratliffe said Monday. "Some of my coaches and friends started telling me I'm getting really good really fast."
Juco transfer Ratliffe starring for Missouri →
"I went from the best player in the country and now I'm just a good player in the country," Ratliffe said. "Coach A always tells me if I keep working hard then I can become the player I was at that level on this level."