This week's Recruiting Notebook starts outside the Metroplex and eye-balls an up-and-coming defensive back that impressed at UT camp two weeks ago. We also evaluate a monster Texas legacy from Missouri City, evaluate a mighty mite at running back that would make ZZ Top proud, and meet a burner from #bEASTexas.
The Texas staff was on the road again this week, evaluating prospects, building relationships, and handing out offers. We also go over all of Shaka Smart's offers while in Austin We look over the newer invitations as well as check in on a few current commits headed to prestigious all-star games and more in this edition of the Inside Scoop.
This week's Notebook starts in East Texas with a budding superstar, a smooth route-runner at Manvel, an up-and-coming inside linebacker, and a defensive end that came out of nowhere. How they fit, how it affects UT, and evaluations from a college coach at a premier program headline the Recruiting Notebook.
Texas goes hunting for wide receivers in Florida, tight ends in Colorado, athletes in East Texas, and the coolest name in recruiting. Tons of recruiting activity from the Texas staff on Monday so here's the rundown from Justin Wells and Eric Nahlin.
The 3rd annual ETSN Recruiting Combine in Tyler wrapped up yesterday with 113 of the area's top prospects competing at the invite-only event. It's a smorgasbord of recruiting; Texas targets, unknown prospects, and the opportunity to talk to all of them. As I pulled out of APEC (Athletic Performance Enhancement Center), the thought floated around my head; East Texas has a crazy amount of potential in the 2017 class and UT knows about all of them.