Author Archives: Eric Nahlin

Upon Further Review: Renewed thoughts on a handful of prospects

Tahj Brooks (Joe Cook/IT)

I’ll write this in a ‘stock up, down, or holding’ manner but that isn’t to slight the prospect in any way. It’s not even to say I don’t want them in the class. It just means I was personally too high on them previously. That’s what I’m going on — what my previous thoughts were. So, e.g., if I wasn’t high on Jalen Kimber because I didn’t properly credit his athleticism, I’ll show him trending up based on that.

Do-it-all Ty Jordan checks all the boxes

Ty Jordan (Justin Wells/IT)

After Mookie Cooper de-committed a popular question was, “can Ty Jordan take his place?” My response was that the staff viewed the West Mesquite standout as a running back, while Cooper was more of a wide receiver. That’s probably still the case, but…

Current take on the in-state top 25

Zach Evans (Will Gallagher/IT)

247 is releasing their new national rankings today. With it amounting to an instate top 25 or so I wanted to get mine out as well. I plan on extending this to 100 by mid-March and then to write something up on the 2021 class by the end of March. That should be fun.

Five-star RB Kendall Milton recaps Texas visit

Kendall Milton (via Milton)

The Clovis, CA., five-star running back made his way to Oklahoma and Texas for successive visits these past few days. He arrived in Austin on Friday and was supposed to leave on Saturday but stayed an extra day. Dates that go that well usually end in a pretty serious relationship but not always marriage.

Early 2021 targets discuss Texas

Latrell Neville (Joe Cook/IT)

In this post we’ll discuss two wide receivers (Latrelle Neville, Cody Jackson) and two defensive linemen (Ja’Tavion Sanders, Tunmise Adeleye). Each player profiles as a top-15 prospect in an average cycle and each already holds an offer.