After picking up three defensive tackles in 10 hours, Texas’ run ended when New Orleans’ Stephon Taylor chose South Carolina over Texas.
Taylor, a four-star prospect, would have been a nice get, but the Longhorns are feeling good after landing Marcel Southall (Duncanville), Chris Daniels (Euless Trinity) and D’Andre Christmas-Giles (New Orleans) to go with earlier defensive tackle pledge Gerald Wilbon.
Houston Westside defensive tackle Jordan Elliott, the No. 10 player in the Fab 55, will make his announcement at 1 p.m. and Texas is considered the favorite.
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