Author Archives: IT Staff

The Inside Scoop – 5/22/17

Malcolm Epps. (courtesy of Epps)

Hitting the HS football camp scene (ETSN Combine, Elite 7 V series/Mike Vick Camp) this weekend, Texas looking out-of-state more, latest on Wright, Epps, Lake Travis rebuilding, and Bryon Hobbs. The Scoop tells all.

Fridays in the Humidor – 5/19/17

Todd Orland (Will Gallagher/IT)

In this edition of the Humidor, we go over the two departures from the program that were announced yesterday, as well as what that means for the defensive line going forward. We also catch up with some more quick hitters during the transition from spring practice to summer workouts. Happy Friday, happy reading.

B(AMBA)OOOOOOOM!

Mo Bamba. (courtesy of USA Hoops)

In back-to-back years, Texas has gone toe-to-toe with national blueboods to gain the commitment of a top rated big man. In back-to-back years, they have come out on top.

Consensus five-star 2018 F/C Mohamed Bamba committed to Texas today over offers from Kentucky, Duke, and Michigan among others

Fridays in the Scoop – 5/12/17

Noah Cain at the UA camp. (Justin Wells/IT)

While the 2018 class is coming together quite nicely, let’s take an early look at the 2019 Texas targets and the relationships being built. While there are roughly 12-14 spots left in 2018, the 2019 class could and should be Herman’s biggest class in Austin to this point.

Here’s who they love, like, and will further evaluate. Also, some potentially huge hoops recruiting news. It’s a two-Scoop kind of week.

Sterns flips to Texas

Caden Sterns (Justin Wells/IT)

In a strong 2018 defensive back class, Texas went down the road about an hour to grab one of the state’s best, Cibolo Steele safety Caden Sterns. In addition, he keeps a prospect out of Ed Orgeron and LSU’s hands.