June 09, 2008

Horns land 20th with Marquise Goodwin

# The Texas Longhorns have their 20th commitment in receiver/track standout Marquise Goodwin of Rowlett, Tex., over Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Baylor, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Oregon and Washington. Goodwin had 61 receptions as a junior and also won both the state long and triple jumps. He finished second in the 100.

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Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

May 28, 2008

Horns gain huge DL

# The Texas Longhorns have their 19th pledge in 290-pound defensive lineman Derek Johnson of Hokie, Ark., over Arkansas, Baylor, Oklahoma, Mississippi and Mississippi State.

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Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

May 14, 2008

Touted DL picks Longhorns

# The Texas Longhorns added their 18th commitment in Super Prospect 280-pound defensive lineman Calvin Howell of San Antonio-Warren, Tex. Among many others were LSU, Missouri, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, TCU, Arkansas, Tennessee, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State.

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Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar/Apr.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

March 30, 2008

Huge pledge for the Longhorns

# The Texas Longhorns gained their 17th commitment in Top 100 offensive lineman Mason Walters of Wolfforth-Frenship, Tex., ranked No. 31 overall in Class 2009. Among many others were Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Notre Dame, Southern California, LSU, Arizona, Baylor, Oklahoma State and Stanford.

Check March for more daily news.
Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

March 22, 2008

Longhorns capture DL Alex Okafor

# Texas has its 16th commitment in Top 100 defensive lineman Alex Okafor of Pflugerville, Tex., ranked No. 71 overall in Class 2009. Among many others were LSU, Nebraska, Stanford, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Auburn and Boston College.

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Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

March 05, 2008

LB Tariq Allen headed to Longhorns

# The Texas Longhorns added their 15th commitment in linebacker Tariq Allen of Irving-MacArthur, Tex. Among others were Texas A&M, Oklahoma, Kansas and Purdue.

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Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

Second tight end for Longhorns

# The Texas Longhorns have added tight end Trey Graham of Waco-Midway, Tex. The Horns now have 14 Class 2009 verbals.

Check March for more daily news.
Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

March 03, 2008

Longhorns pledge No. 13

# The Texas Longhorns have a commitment from tight end Barrett Matthews of Galena Park-North Shore, Tex. The Horns now have 13 Class 2009 verbals.

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Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

March 01, 2008

No. 12 for the Longhorns

# The Texas Longhorns have pledge No. 12 in defensive back Kenny Vaccaro of Brownwood, Tex., over Oklahoma, Florida, Stanford, Baylor, Texas Tech and TCU.

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Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb/Mar.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

February 25, 2008

Horns pledge Euless-Trinity DB

# The Texas Longhorns snared pledge No. 11 in defensive back Eryon Barnett of Euless-Trinity, Tex.

Check February for more daily news.
Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

February 23, 2008

Horns boost 2009 pledges to ten

# The Texas Longhorns snared commitments from defensive lineman Dominique Jones of Kilgore, Tex; linebacker Patrick Nkwopara of Grand Prairie-South Grand Prairie, Tex; and defensive lineman Kyle Kriegal of Elysian Fields, Tex.

Check February for more daily news.
Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

February 11, 2008

Longhorns rope No. 7

# The Texas Longhorns added their 7th Class 2009 commitment in Top 100 offensive lineman Thomas Ashcraft of Cedar Hill, Tex., rated No. 57 overall, over Oklahoma, among many others.

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Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

February 10, 2008

Six-commitment landslide for Horns

# The Texas Longhorns are loading up Class 2009 with commitments from Top 100 running back Chris Whaley of Madisonville, Tex., rated No. 4 overall; Super Prospect receiver Greg Timmons of Aldine-Eisenhower, Tex; offensive lineman Garrett Porter of Odessa-Permian, Tex; offensive lineman Paden Kelley of Austin-Lake Travis, Tex; and defensive back Marcus Davis of League City-Clear Creek, Tex.

The Horns recently captured a Class 2009 commitment from Top 100 quarterback Garrett Gilbert of Austin-Lake Travis, Tex., rated No. 15 overall.

Check February for more daily news.
Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

2009 defensive back for the Horns

# Junior defensive back Marcus Davis of League City-Clear Creek, Tex., is the second Class 2009 pledge for Texas.

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Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

February 08, 2008

Longhorns snare a top junior quarterback

# Texas captured a Class 2009 commitment from quarterback Garrett Gilbert of Austin-Lake Travis, Tex., rated No. 15 overall in Class 2009.

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Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec/Jan/Feb.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

December 16, 2007

DJ Grant to the Longhorns

# Athlete DJ Grant of Austin-LBJ, Tex., has chosen the Texas Longhorns over Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Michigan State, Iowa State and Rice.

For recent news, also check Archives: May /June /July/Aug/Sept/Oct/Nov/Dec.
Class 2008 Football Signing Dates: (Midyear JC Transfer) Dec. 19, 2007-Jan. 15, 2008; (Regular Period) Feb. 6, 2008-Apr. 1, 2008

June 30, 2007

Dodge drops Horns for North Texas

# Quarterback/athlete Riley Dodge of Southlake-Carroll, Tex., has decommitted from Texas and will play for North Texas and his father, head coach Todd Dodge. As a junior, Riley passed for 4284 yards and 54 touchdowns, while rushing for 1119-13.

For recent news, also check May Archives/June Archives.

June 10, 2007

No. 20 for the Longhorns!

# The Longhorns have 20 commitments, as Texas pledged touted receiver DeSean Hales of Spring-Klein Oak, Tex., over Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Oklahoma and LSU, among many others.

For recent news, also check May Archives/June Archives.

April 25, 2007

Horns pick up Dravannti Johnson

# Texas has a pledge from linebacker Dravannti Johnson of Nederland, Tex., who decommitted from Texas A&M.

March 31, 2007

Longhorns collect 18th pledge

# The Texas Longhorns have their 18th commitment in defensive back Blake Gideon of Leander, Tex.

March 19, 2007

No. 17 for Texas as Brewster commits

# The Texas Longhorns gained a commitment from touted defensive back Nolan Brewster of Denver-Mullen, Colo., over Florida, Southern California and Minnesota, among many others.

March 13, 2007

DL for Longhorns

# Defensive lineman Jarvis Humphrey of Cedar Hill, Tex., has made an early pledge to Texas over Oklahoma State. Among many others were Arkansas, Kansas State, LSU, Minnesota, Oklahoma, Texas A&M and Texas Tech.

February 27, 2007

Longhorns collect 15th commitment

# Texas gained its 15th 2008 pledge in defensive lineman Kheeston Randall of Beaumont-Kelly, Tex.

February 24, 2007

Two more for Horns

# Texas gained two more 2008 pledges in quarterback/athlete Riley Dodge and running back Tre Newton, both from Southlake-Carroll, Tex.

February 16, 2007

Longhorns have 12th commitment

# It's commitment No. 12, as the Texas Longhorns landed Class 2008 athlete Antoine Hicks of Mansfield-Timberview, Tex.

February 15, 2007

No. 11 for Texas

# The Texas Longhorns have their 11th Class 2008 commitment in offensive lineman Luke Poehlmann of Brenham, Tex., over Oklahoma and Texas A&M.

February 12, 2007

Longhorns get 10th junior pledge

# The Texas Longhorns have their 10th Class 2008 commitment in linebacker Emmanuel Acho of Dallas-St. Mark's, Tex.

February 11, 2007

Longhorns get early start on juniors

# The Texas Longhorns are off and running with Class 2008 commitments: offensive lineman Mark Buchanan of Austin, Tex; athlete Brock Fitzhenry of Giddings, Tex; Dan Buckner of Allen, Tex; running back Jeremy Hills of Alief-Elsik, Tex; defensive back DJ Monroe of Angleton, Tex; offensive lineman David Snow of Gilmer, Tex; kicker Justin Tucker of Austin-Westlake, Tex; defensive back Aaron Williams of Round Rock-McNeil, Tex; and running back Ryan Roberson of Brenham, Tex.

February 05, 2007

Longhorns get Christian Scott

# Top 150 defensive back Christian Scott of Dallas-Skyline, Tex., committed to the Texas Longhorns over Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, LSU and Texas A&M.

January 23, 2007

Horns get TE Ian Harris, WR Kirkendoll

# Texas pledged tight end Ian Harris of San Antonio-Churchill, Tex., who had decommitted from Nebraska and then Missouri; and receiver James Kirkendoll of Round Rock, Tex., who decommitted from Oklahoma.

January 21, 2007

Horns capture DL from OklaSt.

# The Texas Longhorns gained defensive lineman Tyrell Higgins of Schertz-Clemens, Tex., who decommitted from Oklahoma State.

December 28, 2006

Kinne switches from Baylor to Horns

# The Texas Longhorns pledged Super Prospect quarterback GJ Kinne of Gilmer, Tex., who has decommitted from Baylor. As a senior, Kinne passed for 2,962 yards, 43 touchdowns and only one interception. Texas recently lost quarterback John Brantley of Ocala-Trinity Catholic, Fla., who switched to Florida.

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