Category Archives: Football Recruiting

JUCO OL Willie Tyler commits to Texas

Willie Tyler. (courtesy of Tyler)

The nation’s top three rated 2019 class wasn’t quite finished yet.

Texas decided to offer Iowa Western CC offensive lineman Willie Tyler at the end of February. UT became the easy choice for Tyler among interest from Louisiana Tech, West Virginia, Oklahoma, and Miami, as he verbally pledged to the Longhorns today.

The Inside Scoop – 3/4/19

Hudson Card (Justin Wells/IT)

Texas grabs a premier grad transfer offensive lineman, another OL target went out west for a vist, a QB guru drops knowledge during the Elite 11 regional trials, tidbits on UT’s 2020 QB take, one of the best corners in Texas talks Texas, and the enigma; Ja’Quinden Jackson goes into detail about his recruitment. The Scoop knows.

Braun elects to transfer to Texas

Parker Braun (via the Braun family)

Texas hit the graduate transfer market for an offensive lineman in 2018 with Calvin Anderson, and did it again in 2019 with Parker Braun.

The two-time all-ACC first team offensive lineman committed to Texas today, the Brauns confirmed with Eric Nahlin.

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.