Class of 2019

The Dotted Line: Commitment Q&A with Texas three-star defensive end Myron Warren

Texas’ 2019 recruiting class grew to 21 members on Monday when three-star defensive end Myron Warren picked the Longhorns. The product of Early, La. chose Texas over 26 other offers. The 6-3, 240-pound strong-side end was the third defensive linemen to pick Texas, joining fellow three-star prospects … Read More

The Dotted Line: Four players trending toward Texas with early signing period looming

A month remains before the start of the early signing period and nearly every Texas commitment has confirmed he’ll sign in December. Five of those players are expected to enroll early and that number could grow if Texas closes out with its top targets on offense and defense. The Longhorns … Read More

Commitment 101: Texas adds toughness, potential to 2019 class with defensive end Myron Warren

Texas took a large step towards finishing the 2019 recruiting class on Monday when defensive end Myron Warren of Early High School (La.) pledged to Texas over 26 other offers. The three-star de-committed from TCU on Oct. 9, just a day after receiving an offer from the … Read More

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Longhorns add size, potential in three-star defensive end Myron Warren

Texas added more beef to its 2019 recruiting class on Monday when three-star defensive end Myron Warren chose the Longhorns over TCU, Nebraska, Oregon and 25 other offers. The one-time TCU pledge de-committed from the Horned Frogs on Oct. 9, a day after receiving an offer from … Read More

The Dotted Line: Offensive tackle targets Andrew Coker, Isaiah Hookfin clash in playoffs

SUGAR LAND — Two of the state’s top senior offensive linemen squared off in the playoffs Friday night when Katy Taylor bested Fort Bend Dulles, 28-13. Taylor’s Andrew Coker, a TCU commit, is a member of the 2019 Fabulous 55 and holds an offer from … Read More

The Dotted Line: Playoffs start for in-state commits; continue for out-of-state pledges

Seven of the 11 in-state commitments of the 2019 cycle made the playoffs, while both 2020 pledges reached the playoffs with relative ease. The out-of-state commits started playoffs in previous weeks. A handful of future Longhorns possess a real shot at a title run. It’s win or go home for … Read More

The Dotted Line: Texas target Jacoby Jones de-commits from Oklahoma, more recruiting notes

Texas’ search for more defensive linemen could lead to an acquisition in the JUCO market now that defensive end Jacoby Jones of Butler C.C. (Mo.) de-committed from Oklahoma on Monday. The 6-4, 250-pound three-star was offered by Texas back in May and is expected to visit Austin … Read More

The Dotted Line: In-person scouting reports of six 2019 Texas commits

The playoffs start for the 11-man football teams across the state of Texas. The Longhorns hold 20 commitments in the 2019 class with just over a month remaining before the early signing period starts on Dec. 19. Tom Herman’s program expects most of those prospects to sign on that day, … Read More

The Dotted Line: Commitment Q&A with four-star athlete Peyton Powell

MIDLAND — Odessa Permian failed to beat rival Midland Lee in the final game of the regular season last Friday. Four-star athlete Peyton Powell did his part for Permian, however, throwing for three touchdowns. The Texas commit is listed as an athlete on recruiting sites. He starts … Read More

The Dotted Line: Noah Cain hangs out with Herb Hand; Chris Thompson a top 2020 target

Four-star running back Noah Cain spent his official visit with offensive line coach Herb Hand. The IMG Academy (Fla.) product knows what running back coach Stan Drayton brings to the table. Cain wanted a status check on his potential front line and he left Austin impressed. “The … Read More

The Dotted Line: The Week 11 guide to watch Texas commits

The final week of the regular season takes place in Texas while the Longhorns’ out-of-state commits start or continue a march toward a state title. Four-star linebacker commit De’Gabriel Floyd’s season ended in the first round of the playoffs last week in California. Each of the other 19 commitments in … Read More

The Dotted Line: Potential impact of Texas’ expected 2019 early enrollees

The trend of early enrollees continues in the 2019 class. It’s a fact of life now for high-profile prospects. Six of Texas’ 20 current commits are confirmed as early enrollees and that number should grow before the early signing period. Four-star offensive tackle Tyler … Read More

The Dotted Line: Texas’ recruiting wish list six weeks from the early signing period

Prospects in the 2019 recruiting class can sign a national letter of intent on Dec. 19, the start of the three-day early signing period. Nineteen of the 21 commits Texas held on that date in the 2018 class elected to sign early instead of … Read More

The Dotted Line: Commitment Q&A with four-star safety Tyler Owens

PLANO — Texas safety commit Tyler Owens didn’t demand headlines as a junior or in the offseason. The 6-2, 200-pound four-star from Plano East wasn’t at the elite camps or 7-on-7 tournaments that grow stock in recruiting circles. Nor does he play at a high school known … Read More

The Dotted Line: Austin Bowie’s Elijah Higgins talks recruiting ahead of Texas official visit

Decision time approaches for Austin Bowie wide receiver Elijah Higgins. The 6-3, 214-pound four-star prospect is one official visit away from picking his school, and that last visit is to Texas. The star wide receiver and member of the 2019 Fabulous 55 is also … Read More

The Dotted Line: The Week 10 guide to watch Texas commits

Only two weeks remain in the Texas high school football season and most of the UT commits are in playoff races or fighting for seeds. Every commit in the 2019 and 2020 classes are in action this week minus three-star cornerback Marques Caldwell, who remains sidelined with … Read More

The Dotted Line: Noah Cain, Elijah Higgins highlight an important recruiting weekend for Texas

Texas gets a chance to erase the Oklahoma State loss and remain in control of its own destiny with a home game against West Virginia on Saturday. The home contest also gives the Longhorns an opportunity to host important targets in the 2019 and … Read More

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Four-star wide receiver Marcus Washington picks Texas over Ohio State, Nebraska

Four-star wide receiver Marcus Washington (Trinity Catholic, Mo.) became Texas’ 20th commitment of Texas’ 2019 class on Friday night. The 6-foot-2, 191-pound playmaker held 36 offers and picked the Longhorns over programs like Ohio State, Nebraska and Missouri. Washington is an outside receiver who participated at The … Read More

Commitment 101: Four-star wide receiver Marcus Washington provides height, consistency

The raid on foreign talent continued Friday when the Longhorns landed a commitment from four-star wide receiver Marcus Washington from Trinity Catholic in the St. Louis area. He is the ninth out-of-state pledge in the 2019 cycle. Washington is also the fourth wide receiver to commit to … Read More

The Dotted Line: Texas offer Tunmise Adeleye impresses against a loaded Katy Taylor squad

KATY — Nine sophomores currently hold offers from Texas. Three of those were in action Thursday night when Katy Tompkins edged past Katy Taylor 27-24 at Legacy Stadium. The win clinched the first-ever playoff berth for Tompkins. One of Tompkins’ main cogs is 2021 defensive end Tumise … Read More