Having a highly ranked recruiting class and a bunch of four-star signees sounds good in the spring and summer, but it's a different story when the season begins. The freshmen who are game-ready are the ones who get the playing time, no matter their star rating.
The curious case of ESPN 300 lineman Andrew Billings (Waco, Texas/Waco) has finally been resolved. He’s going to Baylor. Billings announced his decision on ESPN Central Texas on Tuesday afternoon, crushing the hopes of TCU and Texas fans who were hoping the reigning state power lifting champion would reign supreme for their respective programs.
about 305 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail
AUSTIN, Texas -- When the Longhorns began to recruit ESPN 300 lineman Andrew Billings (Waco, Texas/Waco) as a defensive lineman, his preferred position, rather than at offensive lineman, where they originally sought him, they seemed to have put themselves in position to garner his commitment, which he announced today.
about 305 days ago | William Wilkerson | Texas Longhorns
A’Shawn Robinson will not be a Longhorn. The crater that loss leaves in Texas’ already small 2013 recruiting class is an unmistakeable one. The ESPN 150 defensive tackle’s decision to back out of his pledge during an in-home visit on Saturday ensures this Texas class will be noted not for who is in it, but for who isn’t.
Craig Haubert and Tom Luginbill play "Take Your Pick" with National Signing Day news. They debate the top under-the-radar prospects, the top impact freshmen and the biggest question marks before Feb. 6.