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6-foot-1, 287-lb. Marcel Southall was one of six defensive lineman Texas inked in February. (Courtesy of

They said it Class of 2016: Duncanville High School defensive tackle Marcel Southall

Posted April 10th, 2016

Marcel Southall flew under the radar a bit during the recruiting season as the burly defensive tackle didn’t take many visits and his high school team, Duncanville, was rebuilding. But he wound up at Texas anyway.

Here’s what’s being said of Southall vis Twitter.


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