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: One year later, grading Texas’ 2018 offensive class

Texas returned to the national discussion in 2018 as Tom Herman led his program to 10 wins and a Sugar Bowl victory over Georgia. The momentum started on the recruiting trail with the 2018 class, the first full cycle for Herman and his staff in Austin. The Longhorns inked the … Read More

The Dotted Line: Logan Parr, Chad Lindberg discuss bond, potential future at Texas

Texas played host to more than a dozen of its top 2020 targets over the weekend. The group included five-star running back Zach Evans, five-star wide receiver Demond Demas and a handful of the state’s best offensive linemen, like current commit … Read More

The Dotted Line: Texas is expected to host next batch of 2020 prospects this weekend

Recruiting never sleeps. It barely takes a nap. The 2019 class is not yet finalized but that won’t stop the Longhorns from hosting multiple targets from the 2020 class this weekend. Texas signed 22 prospects in the early period and appears relatively content to stand pat if … Read More

The Dotted Line: Donovan Jackson, Hayden Conner discuss Texas, Texas A&M

BARBERS HILL — The 2021 class is loaded with talented offensive line prospects, and Texas and Texas A&M are already jockeying for momentum with the top big men. Two of those heralded prospects — Katy Taylor’s Hayden Conner and Houston Bellaire Episcopal’s … Read More

The Dotted Line: 20 for 20 — a Texas recruiting primer 20 days away from signing day (Part 2)

This is the second half of the American-Statesman’s fourth annual 20 for 20 project, a Longhorns recruiting primer some 20 days out of national signing day, which this year falls on Feb. 7. Nos. 1-10 of our 20 for 20 published this morning. 11. Where are the … Read More