What do Blake Gideon and Stan Drayton emphasize to their fellow coaches? Information from recent clinics, plus notes on several out-of-state defensive linemen, and more from Chris Beard's first couple of weeks running Texas' basketball program.
Texas head coach Chris Beard has landed his first commitment at Texas, and it's a big one. 2021 Plano John Paul II guard Jaylon Tyson took to social media to announce he has committed to Texas.
Right now, the University of Texas is funding, staffing, and resourcing its revenue sports in a coherent, considered, and rational way. It’s long overdue. It’s an attempt to shape and define the market rather than just react to it. An attitude we’ll be very pleased to have cultivated when conference realignment comes along.
While the head men’s basketball coach at Texas Tech, Chris Beard took the Red Raider program to heights it had never experienced. Not even legendary coach Bob Knight, for whom Beard was an assistant from 2001-08, could win the Big 12 regular season title in Lubbock.