Category Archives: Football

The Inside Scoop – 3/12/18

Kenyon Green (Joe Cook/IT)

During a big weekend on the 40 Acres, Texas hosted one of the biggest in the state. We’re talking top OL targets for 2019, one out-of-state corner with UT on his mind, and a few prospects that would look great in burnt orange. The Scoop tells all.

IT Magazine: Recruiting Review

DeMarvion Overshown

This edition of Inside Texas Magazine includes the IT Top 100, a quick look at recruiting around the Big 12, a breakdown of the 2018 Texas class, a recap of the first Junior Day, and why Tom Herman and Tim Beck deserve credit for the QB room overhaul.

BOOOOM. Texas gets its OT

Calvin Anderson on the 40 Acres. (Courtesy of Anderson)

AUSTIN — After signing a stellar class in 2018, Texas had one more rather large hole to fill before it embarks on the new season; a left tackle.

Mission accomplished. Former Westlake OL, Rice transfer Calvin Anderson is headed to Texas.

BIG BOOM: Whittington chooses Texas

Jordan Whittington. (Joe Cook/IT)

CUERO, Tx — Several power programs identified Jordan Whittington early in his recruitment, including UCLA, Florida, and Ohio State. Texas eventually jumped into the mix. Today, Whittington decided he wanted to be a Longhorn.

Though able to play multiple positions, Whittington has made it clear he wants to play receiver at the next level. The 6-foot-1, 200 pounder from Cuero had a top group of Texas, Texas A&M, Oklahoma, Florida, UCLA, and Ohio State.

Recruiting Notebook – 3/7/18

David Gbenda. (courtesy of Nike)

This edition of the Notebook starts in North Houston with a top OT target, swings over to Katy for a fast-rising linebacker, then we jump on 45 to Temple for an athletic tight end, and finish in Georgia with one of the nation’s top corners. It’s the Recruiting Notebook.