Josh Rowland, K, Mississippi Gulf Coast C.C. (Miss.)
FYI: 5-10/185; the No. 1 ranked JUCO kicker in the country.
Update: Texas fans understand the value of having a reliable kicker. Rowland hopes to help Texas improve on special teams. He’s accurate and sports a big leg. Rowland was offered by Herman’s staff on Dec. 11 and committed the same day. The early enrollee was the top-rated junior college placekicker coming and is the favorite to take over the Longhorns’ field goal and extra-point duties this fall. In his two JUCO years, Rowland made 25 of his 31 field goal attempts with a long of 44 yards. He was 76 of 77 on extra points.
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