Our Eric Nahlin drops a note on important 2017 Texas target, Blinn College CB Kendall Sheffield.
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.
With the 2015 signees being long in the tooth by the time this class makes it to campus, Texas will need to replenish and hit on some players who can contribute early.
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.
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.
I wanted to get my thoughts down on the new commitments. I won’t blow smoke and tell you these are four-star dudes and the networks are nitwits. Well, I might tell you the last part but now isn’t the time.
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.
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.
Last week we took a look at some of the lesser known players in the program. This week we mined our sources, old and new, for information on some of the more well known players in the program heading into the Spring. You’ll see some overlap in this and last week’s Humidor. If we’re reiterating it’s because it comes from differing sources. So you know it’s good.
Let’s take a look.
This is as much me getting caught up as catching you guys up. Let’s get to some quick thoughts and notes.