OKLAHOMA CITY, Ok -- The wide receiver class of 2019 is coming together. Texas head coach Tom Herman, OC Tim Beck, and outside WRs coach Drew Mehringer went north of the Red River for the latest commit of the 2019 cycle when Oklahoma City Millwood's 4-star Demariyon Houston verbally pledged to the Longhorns.
HOUSTON -- Texas offered a 2020 in-state quarterback on Thursday. The excitement was felt throughout the Hornsby home. Austin High's dual-threat Malik Hornsby received an offer from Tim Beck and the Longhorns yesterday. It was the one he wanted.
I jotted a few notes and put the broadcast team on mute after Mack Brown made his fourth canned reference to Texas fans being needy and meddlesome and Rod Gilmore offered that a NFL team should draft Dickson in the late 1st or early 2nd round. Lowell Galindo was also there, depending on the camera angle.
It's fun to watch Texas play football again, isn't it? There was a lot to take in with this game, normally there are 11 guys to try and eyeball on a given play for your team but in the spring game there are 22. Like most everyone else, my eyes mostly watched the ball and the play of the QBs so there will be some things I'll wait to evaluate until I can watch more carefully. For instance...
Texas’ annual Orange-White scrimmage is not setting up to be a measurement of the defense. Head coach Tom Herman knows that defensive coordinator Todd Orlando’s group has a high likelihood of picking up where it left off at the Texas Bowl, and reports have indicated they have done just that in 2018.