Class of 2018

Scouting the Fabulous Fab 55: No. 46, quarterback Tanner Mordecai

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 46: Tanner Mordecai, QB, Waco Midway FYI: 6-2/190; 3-stars Texas offer: No Top offers: Baylor, Houston, Texas Tech, Ole Miss, Northwestern College: Oklahoma Hudl:  .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; … Read More

Scouting the Fabulous 55: No. 47, offensive tackle Trey Stratford

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 47: Trey Stratford, OT, Allen FYI: 6-4/270; 3-stars Texas offer: Yes Top offers: UCLA, TCU, Ole Miss, Baylor College: Undecided Hudl:  .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; … Read More

Scouting the Fabulous 55: No. 48, wide receiver Ke’von Ahmad

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 48: Ke’von Ahmad, WR, Colleyville Heritage FYI: 6-0.5/183; 3-stars Texas offer: No Top offers: Baylor, Louisville, North Texas, San Diego State College: Undecided Hudl:  .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: … Read More

Scouting the Fabulous 55: No. 49, cornerback Tanner McCalister

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 49: Tanner McCalister, CB, Rockwall-Heath FYI: 6-0/182; 3-stars Texas offer: No Top offers: TCU, Houston, SMU, UTSA, Louisiana Tech College: Undecided Hudl:  .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; … Read More

Scouting the Fabulous 55: No. 50, running back Keaontay Ingram

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 50: Keaontay Ingram, RB, Carthage FYI: 5-11/190; 3-stars Texas offer: Yes Top offers: Michigan, Texas A&M, Arkansas, Notre Dame, Oklahoma College: Texas Hudl: PRIVATE Scouting Ingram: Ingram is a throwback in an era of … Read More

Texas wish list: Defensive backs Cook, Foster headline the Horns’ 2018 targets

Tom Herman’s first junior day as Texas’ head coach is Feb. 25 and the Longhorns have yet to secure a single commitment for the 2018 recruiting class. But it’s no time to panic. Texas is in position to land some of the top players in the state as well as … Read More

Scouting the Fabulous 55: No. 51, cornerback Trent Gordon

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 51: Trent Gordon, CB, Manvel FYI: 6-0/175; 3-stars Texas offer: No Top offers: UCLA, Texas A&M, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Oregon, Michigan, Penn State College: Penn State Hudl:  .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; … Read More

Scouting the Fabulous 55: No. 52, athlete Julon Williams

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 52: Julon Williams, ATH, Converse Judson FYI: 5-10/188; 3-stars Texas offer: No Top offers: Oklahoma State, TCU, UTSA, Tulane College: Undecided Hudl:  .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: … Read More

Scouting the Fabulous 55: No. 53, athlete Jaquayln Crawford

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 53: Jaquayln Crawford, ATH, Rockdale FYI: 5-10/163; 3-stars Texas offer: Yes Top offers: TCU, Baylor, Texas Tech, Houston, UTSA College: Undecided Hudl:  .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: … Read More

Scouting the Fabulous 55: No. 54, offensive guard Chasen Hines

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 54: Chasen Hines, OG, Marshall FYI: 6-2/340, 3-stars Texas offer: Yes Top offers: Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Texas A&M, Baylor, Texas Tech College: LSU Hudl:  .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: … Read More

Scouting the Fabulous 55: No. 55, wide receiver Tommy Bush

Taking a closer look at our initial 2018 Fabulous 55 list of the state’s top recruits: No. 55: Tommy Bush, WR, Schertz Clemens FYI: 6-5/184; 3-stars Texas offer: No Top offers: Baylor, Florida State, Michigan State, TCU, Oklahoma State College: Undecided Hudl: .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; … Read More

The Dotted Line: Top 2018 recruits open up about Texas at The Opening

HOUSTON — The final bow on the 2017 recruiting cycle was placed last week, which means it’s time to concentrate on the 2018 class. Texas aims to regain footing with the state’s top prospects after not signing a single top-10 player in Texas for the first time since 1989, the … Read More

Defensive end, cornerback top Texas’ biggest defensive needs for 2018

The 2018 signing class now becomes the focus for the Texas coaching staff. This year’s class finished outside of the top 20 for the first time this century, and Tom Herman’s staff won’t have the built-in excuse of a small window this recruiting cycle. Expect Texas to sign more than … Read More

Wide receivers, offensive linemen top Texas’ offensive wish list for 2018

The 2018 signing class now becomes the focus for the Texas coaching staff. This year’s class finished outside of the top 20 for the first time this century, and Tom Herman’s staff won’t have the built-in excuse of a small window this recruiting cycle. Expect Texas to sign more than … Read More

Texas recruiting: Longhorn targets for 2018 watch their stock rise at The Opening

HOUSTON — More than 300 of the state’s top players, along with a few from outside of Texas, converged at The Kinkaid School Saturday in Houston for the first The Opening regional of 2017. The event featured 16 prospects with Texas offers and more than 20 from the … Read More

Houston Lamar DB Anthony Cook atop of Statesman’s initial 2018 Fab 55

The American Statesman’s initial Fabulous 55 list of the 2018 recruiting class’ top prospects reflects the ever-changing landscape of high school football across Texas. The days of linemen, running backs and linebackers littering these lists are no more. Wide receivers and defensive backs account for 27 of the 55 spots … Read More