The transfer portal has become an essential ingredient to annual contention at the higher levels of college football. Tom Herman dabbled in the portal with some success, most notably when he found a left tackle for Texas before the 2018 season, but Steve Sarkisian has been far more aggressive.
One of the state's best, one of the most underrated, one of the most intriguing, and one of the quietest recruits all walk into Moncrief. All leave with smiles and good vibes as the Longhorns staff continues to build relationships with the state's, and nation's, best high school football talent. Austin is hopping and everybody is knocking.
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.