Category Archives: Inside Scoop

The Inside Scoop – 2/4/19

Clark Phillips III. (courtesy of OCRegister)

So far we’ve seen an Elite Day that created buzz, there will also be a Junior Day in February, and we’re also hearing one in March. Weekends in between, like this past one, will feature a sprinkling of talent. The recruiting gas pedal is officially floored.

Team Scoop: 1/20/19

Malcolm Roach (Will Gallagher/IT)

There obviously isn’t too much going on with the team just getting back to campus this weekend. There will be a team meeting tomorrow to welcome everybody to the start of the 2019 school year. I imagine workouts will begin this week as well and I should have some details on that on Friday.

The Inside Scoop – 1/14/19

Chris Thompson (Justin Wells/IT)

Notes and quotes from top targets at the Next Level Athlete camp, info on several Austin-area prospects, coaches searching for possible additions to next season’s team, and an update on a remaining 2019 target.

The Inside Texas Inside Scoop: 1/7/19

Deondrick Glass (Joe Cook/IT)

When Texas is looking to fill a position of need, the staff won’t confine its options to one of high school, JUCO, or grad transfer, rather it will typically weigh all available options and go from there. In some instances they may like their young options and want someone who can fill an immediate gap (or vice versa), but for the most part they’ll always go best player available from the three main tributaries to the program. Talent is talent and they don’t care if you’re a high school player, at Last Chance U, or are ready to move on from your current four-year school as long as you fit the culture and can improve the program.

The Inside Scoop – Christmas Eve Edition

Jordan Whittington in state championship at AT&T Stadium. (Justin Wells/IT)

On the eve of Christmas, we begin to settle in with family and friends on this wonderful holiday. Let’s wrap up the Texas HS State Championships – one for the ages – with notes and quotes from players headed to Austin or on the Texas Big Board for 2020 and 2021. Get some Scoop in your stocking.