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Texas offensive line commits Logan Parr (left) and Jake Majors at The Opening regional. (Mike Craven)


The Dotted Line: Week 3 guide to watching Texas commitments

Posted September 12th, 2019


Port Neches-Groves offensive tackle Jaylen Garth is the only Texas commit not in action in Week 3 as he continues to recover from a knee injury. The other 17 are playing across the state as district play begins for some in the larger districts. Here is a guide to catching UT’s commitments play this week. 

Temple wide receiver Quentin Johnston at spring practice. (Mike Craven)

2020 commits

Ja’Quinden Jackson, quarterback Duncanville 

St. John’s (DC) (2-1) at Duncanville (2-0), 6 p.m. Saturday, Duncanville


Stats: 267 yards passing; 3 TDs; 34 yards rushing

Hudson Card, quarterback, Lake Travis

Bowie (1-1) at Lake Travis (1-1), 7:30 Friday, Lake Travis

Stats: 511 yards passing; 6 TDs; 104 yards rushing; 1 TD 

Quentin Johnston, wide receiver, Temple

Temple (1-1) at Harker Heights (0-2), 7:30 Friday, Leo Buckley Stadium

Stats: 7 receptions for 220 yards and 2 TDs last week 

Vernon Broughton, defensive tackle, Houston Cypress Ridge

Houston Jersey Village (1-1) at Houston Cypress Ridge (2-0), 6 Saturday, Ken Pridgeon Stadium

Prince Dorbah, outside linebacker, Highland Park

Frisco Lone Star (2-0) at Highland Park (2-0), 7:30 Friday, Highland Park

Xavion Alford, safety, Alvin Shadow Creek

Alief Elsik (0-2) at Alvin Shadow Creek (2-0), 7 Friday, Shadow Creek

Jake Majors, offensive line, Prosper

Prosper (2-0) at Flower Mound (2-0), 7 Friday, Marauder Stadium

Kitan Crawford, cornerback, Tyler John Tyler

Longview (2-0) at John Tyler (0-2), 7 Friday, Tyler John Tyler

Jerrin Thompson, safety, Lufkin

Redskins del Estado (Mexico) at Lufkin (1-1), 7:30 Friday, Nacogdoches High School

Princely Umanmielen, defensive end, Manor

Liberty Hill (1-1) at Manor (0-2), 7 Friday, Copperas Cove High School

Logan Parr, offensive line, San Antonio O’Connor

San Antonio Warren (1-1) at San Antonio O’Connor (1-1), 7:30 Friday, Dub Farris Stadium

Joshua Eaton, cornerback, Aldine MacArthur

Houston Bellaire (0-2) at MacArthur (1-1), 6 Saturday, Thorne Stadium

Jaden Hullaby, athlete, Mansfield Timberview

Lake Ridge (2-0) at Mansfield Timberview (0-2), 7:30 Friday, Newsome Stadium

Out-of-state commits

Three of Texas’ 18 pledges in the 2020 class hail from out of state. Van Fillinger (Utah) and Bijan Robinson (Arizona) are part of defending state championship teams. 

Van Fillinger, defensive end, Corner Canyon (Utah)

Corner Canyon at Alta, 7 Friday

Ethan Pouncey, cornerback, Winter Park (Fla.)

Winter Park vs. University, 7 Friday

Bijan Robinson, running back, Tucson Salpointe Catholic

Salpointe Catholic vs. Cactus, 7 Friday

2021 commits

Eight juniors are committed to Texas. Only five will be in action, however, with Lake Travis tight end Lake McRee out for the season with a knee injury and Denton Ryan (Ja’Tavion Sanders and Billy Bowman) off this week.  

Katy Tompkins four-star quarterback Jalen Milroe is among the top prospects in 2021. (Mike Craven)

Jalen Milroe, quarterback, Katy Tompkins

Alvin (0-2) at Katy Tompkins (2-0), 7 Saturday, Legacy Stadium

Quaydarius Davis, wide receiver, Dallas Skyline

Sam Houston (1-1) at Skyline (0-2), 7:30 Friday, Kincaide Stadium

Hayden Conner, offensive tackle, Katy Taylor

Deer Park (2-0) at Taylor (1-1), 6 Saturday, Rhodes Stadium

Derrick Harris Jr., outside linebacker, New Caney

New Caney (2-0) vs. Willis (1-1), 7 Friday, New Caney High School

Juan Davis, athlete, Everman

Everman (0-2) vs. Seguin (0-2), 7:30 Friday, Everman