DeSoto (Texas) High School coach Claude Mathis is one of the more popular names being tossed around as a potential candidate for Texas' vacant running backs coach position. Whether or not he is a legitimate candidate, Mathis doesn't have the time to concern himself with rumors right now.
about 1594 days ago | William Wilkerson | Texas Longhorns
Texas' 2013 recruiting class has suffered another defection. Four-star tight end Durham Smythe (Belton, Texas/Belton) decommitted from the Longhorns on Tuesday. The longtime Texas commit confirmed his decision in a text message to HornsNation.
about 1594 days ago | Max Olson | NCF On The Trail
ESPN 300 running back Kyle Hicks (Arlington, Texas/Martin) can't deny what his heart is feeling. For the last few months he has contemplated the idea of playing football closer to home, closer to his mother and close to his good friend and former high school teammate Devonte Fields.
about 1603 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail
Kyle Hicks' decision to flip to TCU leaves Texas in a bit of a tough spot. The Arlington (Texas) Martin running back had been committed to Texas since February and was really the only true tailback the Longhorns seriously pursued during the spring.
If there is one thing you can say about Longhorns running back commitment Kyle Hicks (Arlington, Texas/Martin) it's that he is as tough as they come. For the second time in two seasons Hicks has suffered a serious injury at the end of his football season, the latest is a tear of his left ACL and meniscus.
about 1617 days ago | William Wilkerson | On The Trail: Midlands Region
It's playoff time in Texas. Nine of the Longhorns' 2013 commitments and all five of its 2014 commitments will partake in the bi-district round of the Texas state playoffs this week, beginning on Thursday.
about 1622 days ago | William Wilkerson | Texas Longhorns