Little did he know when his parents practically forced him to visit Texas months ago, Trey Lealaimatafao, then full of doubt about his chances with big Division I programs, now has the size -- and raw talent -- to stand out.
Class of 2015 cornerback Jalen Campbell, who picked up a Texas offer at sophomore day and committed to the Longhorns at the Orange-White spring game, said UT was always his favorite school but he never thought they'd recruit him.
Texas safety commit Erik Huhn was robbed of his senior season after only two plays, tearing his ACL as he came down with an interception in the opener against San Antonio Madison. Now Huhn is learning how to be a leader without playing.
Oklahoma Sooners commit Jordan Mastrogiovanni, Texas Longhorns commit Jake Oliver have been friends and teammates since they were in the fifth grade. Come next year, though, they'll be on opposite sidelines of the Red River Rivalry game.