The Dotted Line

Stay updated on latest Texas Longhorns recruiting news brought to you by Longhorns recruiting beat writer Mike Craven of Hookem.com. The Dotted Line will publish M-F at 10 a.m. each morning to provide Texas fans with an in-depth look at the latest for the Longhorns on the recruiting trail.



The Dotted Line: Ja’Quinden Jackson, Rashaad Samples light DFW recruiting fire for Texas

Expect a stampede of Dallas talent to sign with Texas over the next few recruiting cycles because of a powerful duo. One is a commitment, the other an assistant coach. The string bonding the two is Duncanville head football coach Reginald Samples, a long-time coaching … Read More

The Dotted Line: Wide receivers Quay Davis, Quentin Johnston talk Texas’ Heat Wave

Texas’ lone 2021 commitment was among the dozens of high-level prospects in Austin for the Heat Wave event hosted by the Longhorns. The annual summer event is a way to get the top targets from around the country in one place, and in a laid-back setting punctuated by … Read More

The Dotted Line: Trio of Arizona prospects among legitimate out-of-state targets for Texas

Texas ventured outside of the state without hesitation in the 2019 recruiting class, signing 10 prospects from outside of the borders. While head coach Tom Herman wants to build a national brand with players from across the country, he also knows that prospects from the … Read More

The Dotted Line: 2021 targets James Brockermeyer, Tunmise Adeleye talk Texas, recruiting

Making a name in the Brockermeyer household isn’t easy. Blake is the head of it. A former offensive lineman at Texas and in the NFL, his kids are following in his footsteps. One of his sons, Luke, plays linebacker for Texas. Another son, Tommy, is … Read More

The Dotted Line: Texas’ top defensive targets in the 2021 cycle

Recruiting is always evolving. Texas knows that young prospects are starting to make college decisions earlier than ever before with the advent of social media, the early signing period, and official visits before the start of a player’s senior season. Texas is known for offering fewer prospects than other elite … Read More