Texas head coach Charlie Strong announces his 2016 recruiting class during a national signing day press conference in the Moncrief Athletics Complex at Royal-Memorial Stadium Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Stephen Spillman for American-Statesman

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4-star OT Chuck Filiaga names Texas in Top 10 schools

Posted September 6th, 2016


Chuck Filiaga, one of the top offensive tackle prospects in the country, included Texas in his list top 10 schools released Monday evening.

Filiaga, a 4-star recruit ranked as the No. 16 tackle and No. 15 overall prospect in the state of Texas in the Class of 2017, took to Twitter to make the announcement.

The Aledo High School senior is listed at 6-foot-6, 335 pounds. He recently moved to the Fort Worth area after playing last season at Vista Murrieta High School in California.

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Included in his top 10 were three schools from the SEC (Arkansas, Ole Miss, Tennessee), three from the Big 12 (Texas, Oklahoma, TCU), two from the Big Ten (Michigan, Nebraska) and two from the Pac 12 (Oregon, USC).

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