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  1. 2015 (I know, right?) recruiting season is on

    David Ubben

    So, how's your 2015 recruiting class looking? You know, the one with all the players who will sign their letters of intent about 22 months from now, a full two high school football seasons from now? If you're a fan of a Big 12 team other than Texa...

    Blog | April 01, 2013
  2. A deeper look inside recruiting hotbeds

    David Ubben

    Colleague Mitch Sherman had a great look at the culture of high school football in various states around the country, including Texas. Here's a quick excerpt: Ranked No. 17 in the ESPN 150, [Darius] James plans to sign next month with Texas. He's th...

    Blog | January 15, 2013
  3. Texas recruiting: Bigger, but is it better?

    David Ubben

    The sheer volume and passion that surrounds Texas high school football is unlike anywhere else in America. This year, the state is home to the top two prospects in the ESPNU 150, too. Recruiting in Texas is bigger than anywhere else, but are th...

    Blog | January 30, 2012
  4. Impact freshmen for 2010

    David Ubben

    Get to know these names well, Big 12 fans. A year ago, they were gearing up for their last season of high school football. Now, they'll all have a say in how the Big 12 shakes out by season's end. Kenny Stills, WR, Oklahoma Stills enrolled earl...

    Blog | August 31, 2010
  5. Harrell battles MS his own inimitable way

    David Ubben

    Posted by's Tim Griffin Sam Harrell doesn't want any sympathy or pity. In fact, after the Ennis, Texas, high school football coach was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, he was struck by the many blessings in his life. J. Louise Lars...

    Blog | July 10, 2009
  6. Nebraska fan Clarence Thomas turns on charm

    David Ubben

    Posted by's Tim Griffin One of the more prominent celebrity Nebraska fans is at it again. reports that star high school football players Terrence Stephens and Jason Ankrah of Quince Orchard High School in Gaithersburg, ...

    Blog | June 04, 2009
  7. Big 12 has rich history at Odessa Permian

    David Ubben

    Posted by's Tim Griffin It's a name that resonates across America as one of strongest high-school football programs in the nation. Odessa Permian has been a steady provider of top talent to Big 12 schools, among others, over the year...

    Blog | June 02, 2009
  8. A few notes from Gundy's Monday speech

    David Ubben

    DALLAS -- I'm roaming around at the AFCA Convention this week, a national convention for coaches at every level of football from high school all the way up to the FBS level. Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy was one of the featured speakers at the dail...

    Blog | January 11, 2011
  9. Lunch links: 5-7 Texas could go bowling

    David Ubben

    You cheated on me with choreography, and that is the worst kind of way. Missouri defensive end Aldon Smith used to live in Iowa, but he didn't play football until moving to Kansas City after his sophomore year in high school, writes Randy Peterso...

    Blog | November 18, 2010
  10. Never too early for fantasy

    David Ubben

    I love fantasy football. For the NFL, that is. It's a little depressing at how bad my friends from high school and I are at waiting to renew our league annually, officially christening our new league page for the coming year. Last year, we made it...

    Blog | May 24, 2010
  11. Texas, OU in the hunt for Jeffcoat

    David Ubben

    Who said the upcoming weekend was going to be "a dead week" in terms of football excitement? Standout defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat of Plano West (Texas) High School is reportedly planning to announce his college commitment this weekend. Jeffc...

    Blog | January 25, 2010
  12. Big 12 links: Long way from Muleshoe to Alamodome

    David Ubben

    No games today, but do we have some links for you. Read these to keep your mind on Big 12 football while everybody else hogs the New Year's Day spotlight. Texas Tech inside receivers coach Lincoln Riley was a high school quarterback at Mulesho...

    Blog | January 01, 2010
  13. Pelini's staff hitting Texas hard in recruiting

    David Ubben

    Posted by's Tim Griffin One of the most illustrious recruits in Nebraska football history came from Texas when Turner Gill was plucked out of Arlington Heights High School in Fort Worth to lead the Cornhuskers. The result was Big Eight domin...

    Blog | December 23, 2008