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Texas adds another in 2017

Reese Leitao. (courtesy of NewsOK)

For UT’s Class of 2017, tight end No. 2 is in the bag.

Tom Herman and the Longhorns add Jenks (Oklahoma) 3-star and former Nebraska commit Reese Leitao tonight. The 6-foot-4, 235-pound TE/DE visited UT weeks ago and left impressed by the staff and Austin.

Recruiting Notebook – 12/29/16

Marqez Bimage. (courtesy of Bimage)

We start in East Texas with an offensive lineman with a mean streak, head down to Brenham for an LB was tenacity, and visit two corners from 2017 and 2018 that have all the attributes to play on Sundays. The Recruiting Notebook is always there.

The Inside Scoop – 12/27/16

Cade Brewer (Justin Wells/IT)

This week’s Scoop plays everyone’s favorite game at IT; Percentages. We also interview recent Texas commits and top targets in this Tuesday edition of the Inside Scoop. Also breaking news on Texas and a 4-star parting ways. Get some.

Kerstetter commits to Texas

Derek Kerstetter (via Twitter)

After receiving an offer from Tom Herman and Texas only 10 days ago, 2017 San Antonio Reagan OL Derek Kerstetter flipped from Oklahoma State to Texas today. The Army All-American chose the Longhorns over competing offers from Houston, Illinois, Texas Tech and UTSA.

Young commits to Texas

Daniel Young (via Twitter)

After the commitment of Toneil Carter a few days ago, Tom Herman was still looking for one more running back in the 2017 class. Today, Herman got that running back in the form of Westfield’s Daniel Young.

Brewer flips to Texas

Cade Brewer (Justin Wells/IT)

When OU, A&M, and Baylor came calling, Lake Travis TE Cade Brewer said ‘thanks, but not thanks’ to all three and stayed committed to SMU.

When Tom Herman and Texas came calling, Brewer listened.

Desoto’s Duo and Texas Targets for 2018

Gemon Green at the UIL State Championship. (Justin Wells/IT)

ARLINGTON — During the pregame of Desoto and Cibolo Steele, one thing stood out for the Eagles; size.

Desoto has a number of college prospects that litter its roster, some underclassmen. Two really stood out; Junior defensive backs to keep on your radar, German and Gemon Green.