Texas received a commitment Tuesday night from an unexpected source: A member of the class of 2016. Manvel (Texas) wide receiver Reggie Hemphill confirmed to ESPN.com that he has officially become the first member of Texas' 2016 recruiting class.
The 2013 season is quickly approaching with Texas A&M players scheduled to report for fall training camp Aug. 4 and begin practicing Aug. 5. Much of the talk surrounding the Aggies this offseason is connected to its star quarterback, reigning Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel.
about 139 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
Texas started offering members of the 2014 recruiting class prior to their junior season, earlier than Mack Brown had ever done before. Then came scholarship offers to 2015 prospects after their sophomore seasons.
The options for Manvel (Texas) High School standout Koda Martin were plentiful. Whether it was choice of colleges or a choice of positions, the 6-foot-6, 247-pound four-star prospect had a chance to determine his future a number of ways.
about 186 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | NCF On The Trail
HOUSTON -- Manvel (Texas) High School 2014 offensive tackle/defensive end/tight end prospect Koda Martin stood next to his two freshmen teammates, 2016 safety Deontay Anderson and 2016 receiver Reggie Hemphill, and shared some laughs as they awaited some time in front of the cameras.
about 189 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | NCF On The Trail
One area that will be a point of focus for Texas A&M fans this spring and heading into the fall will be wide receiver. Three of the top four receivers from 2012 [in terms of receiving yards] and four of the top six will not be back in 2013.
about 296 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies