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: Seth Figgins talks Texas; season starts Friday for four Texas commits

LOS ANGELES — Only two 2020 tight ends in the country own an offer from Texas. One is four-star Michael Meyer, who is committed to Notre Dame. The other is Seth Figgins, a three-star from Westlake Village in California, the same school that has produced four-star 2019 commitment … Read More

The Dotted Line: Californian De’Gabriel Floyd plans to build new path, life as a Texas Longhorn

LOS ANGELES — Four-star outside linebacker De’Gabriel Floyd knew football was his avenue toward a better life after his third season of football. He was 10, a young kid in Los Angeles hoping for something more. Floyd, who committed to Texas on March 31 and is the No. Read More

The Dotted Line: Three recruiting questions facing Texas during the latest dead period

Recruiting currently sits in a dead period that doesn’t allow on-campus visits by players to colleges or by coaches to high school campuses. It exists to give recruits an opportunity to focus on the preseason and their respective high school teams. It also gives the college coaches a chance to … Read More

The Dotted Line: Local wide receivers Elijah Higgins, Jaylen Ellis provide recruiting updates

Elijah Higgins prefers mystery. The four-star wide receiver released his top seven schools on July 10 and has remained relatively quiet about his recruiting status over the past month. The 6-3, 214-pound prospect from Austin Bowie ranked No. 23 on the recently updated Fabulous … Read More

The Dotted Line: Biggest movers, two new names on the 2019 Fab 55

The updated 2019 Fabulous 55 was released and it brought upon changes to the list after a summer filled with elite camps and 7-on-7 tournaments. There wasn’t a ton of major movement. Only two new players made the list, and the biggest move was 18 spots by … Read More