Class of 2018

Texas is poised to make a 2018 recruiting splash at tight end and offensive line

Texas built recruiting momentum early for the 2018 class with offensive star power. Tom Herman’s first commitment happened at junior day in February when four-star wide receiver Justin Watkins flipped from Florida State. It continued with commitments from quarterbacks Casey Thompson and … Read More

Texas remains in good shape with top 2018 wide receiver targets

Texas built recruiting momentum early for the 2018 class with offensive star power. Tom Herman’s first commitment happened at junior day in February when four-star wide receiver Justin Watkins flipped from Florida State. It continued with commitments from quarterbacks Casey Thompson and … Read More

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4-star linebacker Xavier Peters names Texas in top 10 schools

Texas remains in the mix for one of the top linebacker prospects in the Class of 2018. Xavier Peters, a four-star outside linebacker out of Lakota West (Ohio) High School, included the Longhorns in the top 10 list he released Friday on  Twitter. RELATED: Updating the odds … Read More

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Four-star offensive tackle Rafiti Ghirmai includes Texas in top 6

The list is dwindling for Frisco Wakeland offensive tackle Rafiti Ghirmai, and Texas remains in the mix. The four-star included the Longhorns in the top 10 list he released Wednesday via Twitter. Other schools on the list were Alabama, UCLA, LSU, Florida and Miami. RELATED: Updating the … Read More

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Nation’s top WR Terrace Marshall includes Texas in top 4

Texas remains in the mix for the top-ranked wide receiver recruit in the country. Terrace Marshall, a five-star prospect from Parkway High School in Bossier City, Louisiana, included the Longhorns in the top four he released Friday evening. He is also considering LSU, Miami and Texas A&M. Read More

Commitment 101: B.J. Foster, Angleton safety

Texas is building the best secondary class in the country for 2018. The Longhorns already held commitments from four-star safeties Caden Sterns and DeMarvion Overshown. Tom Herman’s program added a five-star prospect when Angleton’s B.J. Foster announced his … Read More

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Texas nabs commitment from five-star B.J. Foster, the nation’s No. 1 safety

Texas missed out on every top-10 player inside the state for the 2017 class. The Longhorns won’t repeat that failure in 2018 if B.J. Foster remains committed through national signing day. Tom Herman’s program earned a five-star pledge from the Angleton safety, who became Texas’ 12th … Read More

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Four-star cornerback D’Shawn Jamison names Texas in top 5

Texas moved a step closer to securing the commitment of four-star cornerback D’Shawn Jamison over the weekend when the Houston Lamar product announced his top five on Twitter, which included the Longhorns. The race for Jamison’s services is believed to be down to TCU and Texas. Read More

Commitment 101: Ayodele Adeoye, linebacker

The future Texas defense is beginning to take shape. Four-star linebacker Ayodele Adeoye arrived on campus this weekend for an unofficial visit and left as a commitment. The 6-foot-2, 225-pound middle linebacker prospect is a national top 125 player and the No. 5 ranked middle linebacker … Read More

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Four-star linebacker Ayodele Adeoye becomes commit No. 11 for Texas

Four-star linebacker Ayodele Adeoye became the 11th commitment of the 2018 class Sunday when the Missouri native pledged to Tom Herman’s program after a weekend spent unofficially visiting Texas and taking part in a mini-camp Saturday night. I am committing … Read More

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Duo of Fabulous 55 members choose Texas A&M

Tom Herman’s recruiting success is dominating headlines of late. Kevin Sumlin made a statement Friday when two Fabulous 55 members — Max Wright and Leon O’Neal — pledged to the Aggies via Twitter. Wright, … Read More

Updating the odds of Texas signing 5 defensive targets remaining for 2018 class

Texas enters June with 10 commitments. The Longhorns recovered from a slow start to the 2018 class and now rank No. 5 in the country and No. 1 in the Big 12. The 2018 class can’t consist of more than around 20 players because of scholarship … Read More

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Four-star safety Leon O’Neal names Texas in final 7

Cypress Springs safety Leon O’Neal named Texas in his final seven alongside Texas A&M, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Georgia, Clemson and LSU. The 6-foot-1, 200-pound four-star prospect is a hard-hitting safety with plenty of confidence. He earned an invitation to The Opening Finals in Oregon over the summer … Read More

Updating the odds of Texas signing 5 offensive targets remaining for 2018 class

Texas enters June with 10 commitments. The Longhorns recovered from a slow start to the 2018 class and now rank No. 5 in the country and No. 1 in the Big 12. The 2018 class can’t consist of more than around 20 players because of scholarship … Read More

Commitment 101: DeMarvion Overshown, Arp, safety

Tom Herman’s program continued its recruiting roll Thursday night when safety DeMarvion Overshown committed to the Longhorns. Overshown, a 6-foot-4, 200-pound safety from Arp High School became the 10th member of the 2018 recruiting class, which now ranks No. 5 in the nation, per 247Sports. Read More

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Safety DeMarvion Overshown becomes Texas commit No. 10

The Longhorns added a key piece for the future when four-star safety DeMarvion Overshown of Arp High school pledged to Texas. The Wednesday night announcement puts Texas’ class at 10 commitments, with four of those now on defense. Overshown is a 6-foot-4, 200-pound safety who has spent time … Read More

Commitment 101: Keaontay Ingram, Carthage running back

Texas’ 2018 class grew to nine members Tuesday when four-star running back Keaontay Ingram committed to the Longhorns over a host of national powers. The Carthage product was the only in-state running back in the 2018 cycle to garner an offer from Tom Herman’s program. Let’s … Read More

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Texas lands ninth pledge of 2018 class in Carthage running back Keaontay Ingram

Texas always wanted Keaontay Ingram as its running back. On Tuesday, the Longhorns added the Carthage star to their 2018 class. Ingram,  a four-star talent and a member of the Fabulous 55, becomes the ninth pledge of Texas’ class that ranks 13th nationally and first in … Read More

Tom Herman, Texas host mini-camp with more than 250 attendees

Over 250 high school football players converged on Austin Sunday night to participate in Texas’ first mini-camp of the summer. The Longhorns will host four of these camps throughout the early part of the summer, as well as take part in multiple satellite camps around the state and country. Rain … Read More

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Texas target Amari Gainer chooses Florida State

Texas missed out on outside linebacker Amari Gainer when the four-star prospect announced Friday afternoon via Twitter he was staying home and committing to Florida State. The 6-foot-2.5, 204-pound Gainer included Texas in his final four along with Florida State, Alabama and Miami. Read More