It’s hard to top the 2016 Orange and White game for being one of the most revelatory spring scrimmages Texas has ever had. I had two substantial takeaways from watching it, the first was the biggest and more obvious one.
This has already been a successful week for Chris Beard and staff with the roster beginning to take shape. The return of Andrew Jones and the additions of All-Pac-12 First Team forward Timmy Allen and former top 40 prospect and Kentucky combo guard Devin Askew are great developments for Beard in his first month in Austin.
The Big 12 has eliminated Conference Rule 6.3 requiring student-athletes to forfeit a year of eligibility if they are intraconference transfers, sources tell Inside Texas. Eligibility of transfers from one Big 12 school to another will be determined solely by NCAA guidelines.
In the class of 2022 in-state specifically, there have been over 60 offers made by the Longhorns. With that said, there are several prospects IT believes Texas should offer. The reason IT believes the prospects should be offered could be the trend at a position, prospects IT believes are too good not to be offered, and prospects that are projected to be risers in May and next season.
The biggest story surrounding Texas Baseball from the past week has come to an end. After six straight games with a home run and national player of the week honors from D1Baseball.com, Ivan Melendez’s night concluded without a homer Tuesday versus Nevada.