2014 QB Jerrod Heard commits to UT

Jerrod Heard (Denton, Texas/Guyer) was on vacation in South Padre, Texas, with his family when he got word from his high school coaches that he had received an offer from Texas.

An immediate celebration ensued.

Odds are there was a similar reaction when the 2014 quarterback informed Texas’ coaching staff that he had accepted its scholarship offer on Tuesday.

Heard (6-foot-2, 180 pounds), who confirmed the news with HornsNation, is the lone quarterback in 2014 with an offer from Texas. He is the fifth commitment of the class and the most hyped of the bunch thus far.

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