Texas defensive line coach Oscar Giles landed a top target in the 2019 class. Ricardo B. Braziell/AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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Texas adds defensive end T’Vondre Sweat to the 2019 class

Posted February 28th, 2018

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Texas added its second member of the 2019 recruiting class Wednesday afternoon when Huntsville defensive end T’Vondre Sweat pledged to the Longhorns over 15 other offers, including Texas A&M, Oklahoma and Alabama. The 6-foot-3, 249-pound prospect is expected to compete at the 4i position currently occupied by Charles Omenihu and Malcolm Roach.

Sweat is a three-star prospect who ranks No. 46 on the Fabulous 55. He was an all-district selection as a sophomore and junior. The defensive end joins 4-star quarterback Roschon Johnson of Port Neches-Groves as the two commitments in the 2019 class. Texas’ 2018 recruiting class ranked third in the nation and first in the Big 12.

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