Category Archives: Premium Recruiting

The Pool Party recap

Texas Heat Wave (Joe Cook/IT)

One of the best ways to enjoy at hot summer day is to call a few friends over, open up the grill, and hang out by the pool.

Texas football took this notion to heart today as Tom Herman and his staff hosted the Texas Heat Wave pool party on campus in Austin.

Catching up on Mustapha Muhammad

Mustapha Muhammad (Joe Cook/IT)

On Wednesday I made my way to the Fort Bend Ridge Point spring game. As my luck would have it, TE Mustapha Muhammad, LB Chad Bailey, and QB Aaron Allen all sat out. I understand, but I was hoping to gauge Bailey in space and wanted to see Allen throw (RP is still in the […]

Mother’s Day recruiting notes

Casey Thompson. (Will Gallagher/IT)

We all have our hobbies. Some of you fish. Some of you cook, or at least over salt and burn. Some watch movies to the point they know what noir and Das Boot means. Impressive.

I always liked recruiting, at least since I started reading Dave Campbell’s upon moving to Texas. A nerdy recruitnik – not unlike W.W. McClyde and his vicissitudes – I was hobbying like an SOB on Saturday.

Tuesday Hoops Scoop

Shaka Smart. (Will Gallagher/IT)

It’s a normal thing that, after the two April Evaluation Periods, Texas will have identified some players who they think can help them and a bevy of sophomore/junior offers will get handed out.

This year, obviously, has been no different.