Texas doesn't often go outside of Texas for offensive linemen, but the 6-foot-7 Josh Thomas has the Longhorns looking his way.
Now that he's got a healthy group of offensive linemen, Stacy Searels coaching methods are starting to mold the unit together.
Many factors have shown why Texas went 13-12 over the last two years, but the most telling might be its NFL draft numbers.
The Scott name carries some weight in La Porte, Texas. With Hoza Scott poised to possibly be the state's top recruit in 2014, he's adding to the family legacy.
Darius James has bounced around trying to find a home. The Harker Heights lineman knows where his future home will be after committing to Texas.
Class of 2013 receiver Jacorey Warrick has committed to the Texas Longhorns. He is Texas' eight verbal commitment for the class.
This offseason the Longhorns implemented an accountability program. Every workout, every drill, every meeting, every class, everything the players do is now measured.
Tight end D.J. Grant was an unknown commodity, even to his teammates. After his three touchdown catches against UCLA, people might remember him.