Memphis plucks Texas defender

Cortez Crosby (Commerce, Texas), a 5-foot-10, 260-pound defensive tackle, has given a pledge to Memphis, according to multiple sources.

Crosby posted an electronically-timed 4.98 40-yard dash, 5.04 20-yard shuttle, 21.8-inch vertical and 56.34 SPARQ on the Nike Combine circuit this offseason.

The Tigers have now secured six commitments, all coming this month.