Tom Herman continued his tradition of nabbing his quarterback prospect a year before the start of their junior season when Katy Tompkins four-star Jalen Milroe picked the Longhorns on Sunday. He becomes the third member of the 2021 class, joining wide receiver Quay Davis and tight end Lake McRee. Milroe is a 6-1.5, 194-pounder who is the third-ranked dual-threat quarterback in the 2021 cycle.
It’s time….🤫 pic.twitter.com/zrHSNS2F6e
— Jalen Milroe (@JalenMilroe) July 22, 2019Advertisement
Milroe amassed an impressive early offer list with Alabama, Florida, and Texas A&M among his 19 offers. He passed for 1,420 yards and 10 touchdowns to just four interceptions on only 174 passing attempts. Milroe added 609 yards and 10 touchdowns on the ground and was named the District 19-6A Newcomer of the Year as a sophomore.
|PLAYER||POS.||HIGH SCHOOL||STARS||COMMITMENT DATE|
|Jalen Milroe||QB||Katy Tomkins||4||July 21 (2019)|
|Hayden Conner||OT||Katy Taylor||4||July 23 (2019)|
|Juan Davis||WR/TE||Everman||3||July 26 (2019)|
|Billy Bowman||ATH||Denton Ryan||4||July 31 (2019)|
|Derrick Harris Jr.||DE||New Caney||4||Aug. 3 (2019)|
|Ja'Tavion Sanders||ATH||Denton Ryan||5||Sept. 8 (2019)|
|Jordon Thomas||DE||Port Arthur Memorial||4||May 2|
|Morice Blackwell||OLB||Arlington Martin||4||May 10|
|Jonathon Brooks||RB||Hallettsville||3||May 15|
|Casey Cain||WR||Warren Easton (La.)||3||May 15|
|Isaac Pearson||P||ProKick Austrailia||NR||May 29|
|Ishmael Ibraheem||CB||Dallas Kimball||4||June 15|
|JD Coffey||S||Kennedale||4||June 15|
|Jamier Johnson||CB||John Muir (Pasadena, Calif.)||4||July 3|
|Gunnar Helm||TE||Cherry Creek (Englewood, Colo.)||3||July 27|
|Michael Myslinski||C||Bishop Kennedy (Jacksonville, Fla.)||3||Aug. 6|
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