Category Archives: Football Recruiting

Inside the Gameplan: Fitting the 2018 defensive back class together

Caden Sterns (Justin Wells/IT)

The 2015 recruiting class was one of the most athletic collections of defensive players that the Longhorns had signed in this decade. Malik Jefferson headlined the group and was joined, by order of 247 ranking, Anthony Wheeler, Holton Hill, Kris Boyd, DeShon Elliott, Davante Davis, P.J. Locke, and Breckyn Hager to round out their defensive backfield class. Now in year three we are finally seeing how the pieces fit together.

The Inside Scoop – 6/12/17

Anthony Cook. (courtesy of Cook)

This week’s Scoop dives into UT’s satellite camps, new 2019 targets on the radar, latest on top targets – Cook, Ghirmai, Brown – the trio from Dallas Bishop Dunne, and more junior WRs to know. We finish up with hoops news two weeks into Summer Session I.

Texas Goes Camping

Tom Herman and DeMarvion Overshown talk during UT's Satellite camp at ETBU. (Justin Wells/IT)

While Tom Herman and the UT coaching staff continue to blaze the recruiting trail, the program is taking full advantage of the allotted camps they’re allowed to hold each summer. Four on-campus events and four satellite camps (ETX, Georgia, Las Vegas, and Lafayette) will keep the coaches busy throughout June. Here’s some notes/quotes from Herman, one of his newest commits, and a ton of talent on the Texas radar.

Overshown commits to Texas

Demarvion Overshown. (Justin Wells/IT)

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.