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Denton Ryan four-star athlete Billy Bowman stars on both sides of the football. (Jeff Woo, Denton Record-Chronicle).


The Dotted Line: Week 11 guide to watching Texas’ football commitments

Posted November 7th, 2019


Texas’ 2020 class now consists of 18 players following the Tuesday night commitment of Hutto athlete Dajon Harrison. He’s among 13 pledges in the class in action on the last weekend of the regular season in Texas. Commitments quarterback Hudson Card, safety Xavion Alford and offensive tackle Jaylen Garth are out with injuries:

Hutto wide receiver Dajon Harrison (3) runs in a 45 yard touchdown against Georgetown during a Class 5A high school football game at Hutto High School, Friday, Oct., 4, 2019. [Stephen Spillman for Statesman]
Ja’Quinden Jackson, quarterback, Duncanville

Duncanville vs. Molina, Thursday, 7 p.m. (Panther Stadium)


Vernon Broughton, defensive tackle, Houston Cypress Ridge

Cypress Ridge at Cy Falls, Saturday, 1 p.m. (Pridgeon Stadium)

Prince Dorbah, outside linebacker, Highland Park

Highland Park vs. Mansfield Timberview, Friday, 7:30 p.m. (Highlander Stadium)

Jake Majors, offensive lineman, Prosper

Prosper vs. Plano, Friday, 7 p.m. (Prosper Stadium)

Kitan Crawford, cornerback, Tyler John Tyler

John Tyler at Sherman, Friday, 7 p.m. (Bearcat Stadium)

Logan Parr, offensive lineman, San Antonio O’Connor

San Antonio O’Connor vs. San Antonio Stevens, Thursday, 7  p.m. (Dub Farris Stadium)

Jaden Hullaby, athlete, Mansfield Timberview

Highland Park vs. Mansfield Timberview, Friday, 7:30 p.m. (Highlander Stadium)

Ty Jordan, running back, West Mesquite 

West Mesquite at Texas High, Friday, 7 p.m. (Tiger Stadium)

Troy Omeire, wide receiver, Fort Bend Austin

Fort Bend Austin vs. Fort Bend Elkins, Thursday, 6:30 p.m. (Mercer Stadium)

Quentin Johnston, wide receiver, Temple

Temple vs. Copperas Cove, Friday, 7:30 p.m. (Wildcat Stadium)

Jerrin Thompson, safety, Lufkin

Lufkin vs. Waller, Friday, 7:30 p.m. (Abe Martin Stadium)

Andrej Karic, offensive tackle, Southlake Carroll

Southlake Carroll at Timber Creek, Friday, 7 p.m. (Dragon Stadium)

Dajon Harrison, athlete, Hutto

Hutto vs. Rouse, Friday, 7 p.m. (Hutto Memorial Stadium)

Out of state commits

Two of Texas’ pledges in the 2020 class hail from out of state. Van Fillinger (Utah) and Bijan Robinson (Ariz.) are part of state championship contenders. It’s already playoff time for Fillinger and his Corner Canyon teammates. 

Van Fillinger, defensive end, Draper (Utah) Corner Canyon

Corner Canyon vs. Syracuse, Friday, 7 p.m. 

Bijan Robinson, running back, Tucson (Ariz.) Salpointe Catholic

Tucson Salpointe Catholic vs. Pinnacle, Saturday, 4 p.m. 


2021 recruits

Eight juniors are committed to Texas. The seven healthy prospects are in action with Lake Travis tight end Lake McRee still recovering from surgery. 

Hayden Conner, offensive tackle, Katy Taylor

Taylor at Katy, Thursday, 6 p.m. (Legacy Stadium)

Jalen Milroe, quarterback, Katy Tompkins

Katy Tompkins vs. Katy Cinco Ranch, Friday, 7:30 p.m. (Legacy Stadium)

Juan Davis, athlete, Everman

Everman at Joshua, Friday, 7:30 p.m. (Owl Stadium)

Ja’Tavion Sanders, athlete, Denton Ryan

Denton Ryan at Birdville, Thursday 7 p.m. (Birdville ISD Complex)

Billy Bowman, athlete, Denton Ryan

Denton Ryan at Birdville, Thursday 7 p.m. (Birdville ISD Complex)

Quay Davis, wide receiver, Dallas Skyline

Dallas Skyline at Pearce, Friday, 7:30 p.m. (Eagle-Mustang Stadium) 

Derrick Harris Jr., outside linebacker, New Caney

New Caney vs. Porter, Friday, 7 p.m. (Reed Stadium)