This week’s Notebook starts in St. Louis at a premium spot, heads over to Kentucky for the nation’s fastest recruit, still heading east to see a versatile DB from the Peach State, then round-trips to Arizona for the country’s top JUCO TE. The Notebook finishes with notes/quotes from UT’s latest 2019 offer with a nasty disposition.
Ian and I discuss satellite camps, how the 2018 defensive recruits fit, and Orgeron robbing a Little Debbie distribution plant.
ARP — Another #bEASTtexas boom just landed when Arp’s 4-star DB/LB DeMarvion Overshown committed to Texas.
The 6-foot-4, 200-pound All-State defender held offers from Alabama, Clemson, Florida State, and Texas A&M.
Texas TE signee Reese Leitao will be enrolling at UT, per Texas AD Mike Perrin.
Big news for Tom Herman and the Longhorns.
CARTHAGE — The state’s top RB, Keaontay Ingram wanted to play for the best.
So he committed to Texas today.
More OOS offers. More targets trending up and down for the Horns. A handful of notes & quotes from recruits. Early list for targets attending the May 28th mini-camp in Austin. Let’s get caught up on the latest in Texas recruiting.
It’s one factor that brought out over a dozen college coaches on the evening. Texas, Texas A&M, Alabama, Ole Miss, Baylor, Duke, Tulane, and UNLV were among the contingent on hand. All were there to find talent, mingle with fellow CFB coaching brethren, and see Mr. Wright.
This week’s Notebook starts around H-town for a top line tight end and elite defensive end. Then swing down to Louisiana for a high-potential offensive tackle, then hit the west coast for a 4-star quarterback in Cali. The Recruiting Notebook is here.
AUSTIN — While the Longhorns had an eventful April in recruiting, the momentum has carried over into May.
Texas lands 4-star kicker Cameron Dicker today from Lake Travis. He’ll join teammate Cade Brewer when the C/O 2018 enrolls next June. For Dicker, it was an easy choice.
ARP, TX — Making the rounds through East Texas can be a journey of backroads, old landmarks, plenty of beautiful scenery, and finding the elite athletes that are prevalent in this region. Two such prospects reside in Arp and Carthage. Two potential difference makers that brings the nation’s top college football coaches here to persuade them to join those programs. Arp’s Demarvion Overshown and Carthage’s Keaontay Ingram are two such players. Today, it’s Overshown.