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Katy Taylor offensive lineman Hayden Conner committed to Texas before his junior season. (Mike Craven)


The Dotted Line: Eight Texas commitments remain in the Texas high school playoffs

Posted November 29th, 2019


Texas’ 2020 commits remaining in the state playoffs went 4-0 in the area round. All four are from the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Defensive end Van Fillinger helped Draper Corner Canyon win a Class 6A state championship in Utah. Five-star running back Bijan Robinson and his Tucson Salpointe Catholic teammates lost in the semifinals of the open division bracket in Arizona. Lake Travis’ Hudson Card is still out with an injury.


Southlake Carroll offensive tackle Andrej Karic in the area round of the Texas state playoffs. (Mike Craven)

2021 commitments

Andrej Karic, offensive tackle, Southlake Carroll


Southlake Carroll vs. Midland Lee, Saturday, 5 p.m. (Shotwell Stadium, Abilene)

Prince Dorbah, outside linebacker, Highland Park

Highland Park vs. Frisco Lone Star, Friday, 3:30 p.m. (AT&T Stadium, Arlington)

Jake Majors, offensive line, Prosper

Prosper vs. The Woodlands, Saturday, 7 p.m. (McLane Stadium, Waco)

Ja’Quinden Jackson, quarterback, Duncanville

Duncanville vs. Arlington Martin, Friday, 12 p.m. (AT&T Stadium, Arlington)

2021 pledges

Texas’ 2021 commitments also went 4-0 in the area round. Six of the seven pledges made the state playoffs, while Lake Travis tight end Lake McRee is out with an injury.  The four remaining prospects are split evenly between Houston and DFW. 

Hayden Conner, offensive tackle, Katy Taylor

Taylor vs. Humble, Saturday, 6 p.m. (NRG Stadium, Houston)

Jalen Milroe, quarterback, Katy Tompkins

Katy Tompkins vs. Cypress Falls, Friday, 2 p.m. (NRG Stadium, Houston)

Ja’Tavion Sanders, athlete, Denton Ryan

Denton Ryan vs. Abilene Cooper, Friday, 3 p.m. (Collins Complex, Denton)

Billy Bowman, athlete, Denton Ryan

Denton Ryan vs. Abilene Cooper, Friday, 3 p.m. (Collins Complex, Denton)