This week’s Scoop talks Texas QBs for 2018, elite blue-chippers just outside of Houston, coaches on the move, and a potential, yet unlikely graduate transfer.
SEMINOLE — Texas figured out where West Texas was, and grabbed a rising prospect from the region.
2018 Seminole OL/TE Reese Moore committed to Texas today over offers from Oklahoma, Missouri, Oklahoma State, SMU and TCU, among others.
We’ll start first with a bit of recruiting because it will weave seamlessly into the team portion.
T-minus 24 hours until kickoff of the Orange-White scrimmage from DKR and there’s a hint of momentum in the air. After Texas landed its quarterback for 2018, Casey Thompson of Southmoore (OK), his pledge may be the signal from the light Tower to all the ships (recruits) approaching Austin harbor. UT didn’t just get a Chris Leak-type passer for the next class, they also snagged a key recruiter in the race for talent in 2018.
AUSTIN — For the majority of Casey Thompson’s recruitment with UT, it was about being patient.
Today, he was ready to cross that Red River.
The spring game looms…
Here are some bits and pieces that haven’t made it to the light of day from Tuesday’s practice.
The running list of prospects and signees attending the Orange and White Spring Game compiled and updated by the IT Staff. Updates every hour as more of the state’s elite get their reservation. Check it out!
Sights and sounds from this weekend’s scrimmage, depth chart movement as Spring winds down, UT’s Big Board – Offense – for the 2018 Class, and notes from weekend visitors. Plus, some hoops recruiting nuggets from the hardwood. As usual, the Scoop delivers on a Monday.
It’s the final day at the Masters and Texas Ex Jordan Spieth sits two back of leaders Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose. Spieth tees off at 1:35 with Rickie Fowler, who is at -5.
The next home for Longhorns basketball will be a new, on-campus arena easily accessible to student-athletes and fans, University of Texas at Austin President Gregory L. Fenves told members of the university’s Development Board on Friday.