AUSTIN, Texas -- Charlie Strong's first freshman class at Texas is still missing three players. While the rest of Texas' incoming freshmen enrolled at the start of June, running backs D'Onta Foreman and Kevin Shorter and defensive tackle Poona Ford have yet to join the program.
AUSTIN, Texas - Jerrod Heard has the date on his mind and on his calendar. "June 3," Heard said. "Then it's showtime." The soon-to-be Texas quarterback was one of five Longhorns signees who returned to Austin to compete at the Texas Relays.
With national signing day in the books, RecruitingNation is looking at the top position classes. For the full series, click here. Nationally (and SEC) The Alabama Crimson Tide's 2014 class fill just about every need on the board, and that includes linebacker.
about 806 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail
Now that they've signed their letters of intent, Texas' incoming recruits can officially toss their stars in the trash. They don't matter now. While such ratings and rankings are helpful throughout the recruiting process, they mean nothing once a player sets foot on campus and joins the program.
Everything was set up so perfectly for the Longhorns prior to kickoff on Saturday afternoon. They came in riding a six-game winning streak with a chance to make it seven against a marquee opponent in Oklahoma State, who was in search of its sixth straight victory.
about 898 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail
There is still plenty of work for every Big 12 program to do before the completion of the 2014 recruiting cycle. But one can begin to at least paint an outline for how each class is going to look come February.
about 966 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail
Here is a look at how each one of Texas' 2014 commitments faired this week: • ESPN 300 defensive end Derick Roberson (San Antonio, Texas/Brennan), the No. 8 DE in the country, helped Brennan shut out San Antonio Holmes 52-0 on Friday.
about 974 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail
The options were plentiful for three-star athlete Kevin Shorter (Newton, Texas/Newton). But in the end, he decided that his best bet was heading to the Forty Acres. The 6-foot, 188-pound prospect from Southeast Texas announced on Saturday that he was staying in-state and gave his commitment to Texas.
about 990 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | NCF On The Trail
Considering he'd never set foot in the Lone Star State before Monday, Miami Central four-star running back Dalvin Cook didn't exactly know what to expect going into his unofficial visit to Texas this week.
about 1007 days ago | Max Olson | NCF On The Trail