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Louisiana cornerback Derek Stingley includes Texas among trio of finalists

The nation’s best cornerback prospect in the 2019 class included Texas in his final three alongside LSU and Florida on Monday afternoon when Derek Stingley released his trio of finalists via Twitter. Stingley is fresh off an official visit to Texas with fellow Louisiana-native … Read More

Commitment 101: Cal grad transfer Tre Watson provides Texas with experience, dependability

Texas lacked big plays in the running game during Tom Herman’s first year at the helm. The Longhorns hope the continued evolution from players like Daniel Young and Toneil Carter, combined with the addition of 2018 signee Keaontay Ingram, bolster the backfield this fall. Read More

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Longhorns add to backfield with grad transfer running back Tre Watson

Texas added instant help to its running back room with the addition of grad transfer Tre Watson. The former Cal Bear picked the Longhorns over Texas Tech and LSU on Sunday after taking officials to each program over the past month. The 5-10, 190-pounder suffered a season-ending … Read More

The Dotted Line: Elite visitors highlight an important weekend for Texas recruiting

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.  … Read More

The Dotted Line: Texas target Tyler Johnson evolved with former teammate Joseph Ossai

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.  … Read More

The Dotted Line: Texas’ 2019 recruiting wish list for May includes in-state targets

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.  … Read More

Commitment 101: Texas adds instant help in secondary in Kenyatta Watson II

Texas’ 2019 recruiting class grew to five on Tuesday when four-star defensive back Kenyatta Watson II chose the Longhorns over Notre Dame and 38 other offers. The Georgia product was recruited as a cornerback by Texas and ranks as the No. 163rd-ranked overall prospect … Read More

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Texas lands fifth pledge for 2019 class in four-star defensive back Kenyatta Watson II

Texas went the month of April without adding a commitment to its 2019 class. But it took less than a day into May for the Longhorns to pick up their fifth commitment when four-star defensive back Kenyatta Watson II chose Texas over Notre Dame … Read More

The Dotted Line: NaNa Osafo-Mensah says Texas, Notre Dame in 50-50 heat

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.  … Read More

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Texas quarterback commit Roschon Johnson becomes an Under Armour All-American

An impressive few days for 2019 Texas quarterback commit Roschon Johnson continued Monday when he announced that he’ll participate in the Under Armour All-America Game in Orlando after the completion of his senior season. Johnson was named the quarterback MVP of The Opening regional … Read More

The Dotted Line: Texas target Kenyatta Watson II talks recruiting after official visit

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.  … Read More

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Lake Travis star wide receiver Garrett Wilson picks Ohio State over Texas

The top prospect to play prep football in the Austin-area since quarterback Garrett Gilbert graduated in 2009 chose to leave the state Sunday night when five-star Lake Travis wide receiver Garrett Wilson picked Ohio State over the Longhorns. Wilson is the … Read More

The Dotted Line: Current Longhorn Caden Sterns lays path for former teammate Jaylon Jones

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.  … Read More

The Dotted Line: Predicting where a handful of Texas targets will commit in May

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.  … Read More

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Fabulous 55 member, EJ Ndoma-Ogar, pledges to Oklahoma over Texas, others

The recruiting assault from north of the Red River continued Wednesday morning when four-star offensive linemen EJ Ndoma-Ogar pledged to the Sooners over offers from Texas, Alabama, LSU and 35 other elite programs from around the country. Ndoma-Ogar is the No. 23-ranked player on the … Read More

The Dotted Line: Marcus Banks gives Texas visit high marks, sets decision timeline

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.  … Read More

The Dotted Line: Garrett Wilson postpones decision after successful visit to Texas

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.  … Read More

The Dotted Line: Commitment Q&A with quarterback Roschon Johnson

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.  … Read More

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Texas offers Lake Travis sophomore Hudson Card at Orange-White game

Texas used its Orange-White game to host targets in the 2019 class and hand out a select number of offers to younger prospects in attendance. One of the new offers is to Lake Travis athlete Hudson Card. The sophomore spent last season playing wide … Read More

The Dotted Line: Orange-White game allows Texas to showcase program to recruits

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.  … Read More