Recruiting

West wins 35-3; Texas, Baylor gain commits

Louisiana schoolboy QB Ryan Perrilloux accounted for two TDs to lead the West past the East, 35-3, in the 2005 U.S. Army All-American Bowl earlier today at the Alamodome in San Antonio.Perrilloux, who committed to Texas last summer but will visit four colleges including home state LSU before national signing day on Feb. 2, threw an 18-yard TD to Jason…

Daily update: U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Below are notes and recruiting tidbits from Wednesday during the preparation for the 2005 U.S. Army All-American Bowl, which will kickoff at Noon on Saturday at the Alamodome in San Antonio.Expect nearly a dozen players participating in the 2005 U.S. Army All-American Bowl, and possibly even Alief’s Martellus Bennett, to offer their verbal commitment live on NBC on the sideline…

Daily update: U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Below are notes and recruiting tidbits from Tuesday during the preparation for the 2005 U.S. Army All-American Bowl (including a top WR now favoring Texas), which will kickoff at Noon on Saturday at the Alamodome in San Antonio.Expect nearly a dozen players participating in the 2005 U.S. Army All-American Bowl, including Alief’s Martellus Bennett, to offer their verbal commitment live…

Daily update: U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Below are notes and recruiting tidbits from Monday during the preparation for the 2005 U.S. Army All-American Bowl, which will kickoff at Noon on Saturday at the Alamodome in San Antonio.Expect nearly a dozen players participating in the 2005 U.S. Army All-American Bowl, including Alief’s Martellus Bennett, to offer their verbal commitment live on NBC on the sideline during the…

2005 Oil Bowl rosters and facts

Below are the rosters and background for the 68th-annual Oil Bowl between graduating all-stars from Texas and Oklahoma. Kickoff for the Oil Bowl is 7:30 PM on Saturday from Memorial Stadium in Wichita Falls. The Oil Bowl ranks as one of the nation’s oldest and most attended all-star games. The Oil Bowl is the climax of an exciting week of…

Charles, Daniel returning to Alamodome

Texas-bound running back Jamaal Charles from Memorial HS in Port Arthur is among the nearly 80 Texas high school standouts officially named this week to participate in the 2005 Texas High School Coaches Association North-South All-Star Game in San Antonio in July.The 2005 THSCA North-South All-Star Game will kickoff at 7:30 PM on July 26 at the Alamodome – the…

Louisiana gains Bayou Bowl win

Louisiana picked up its first victory in the third-annual Bayou Bowl, with a 10-7 triumph over Texas last night before 7,000 fans at Stallworth Stadium in Baytown.Louisiana converted on a last-minute turnover by Texas, with St. Amant QB Brian Babin hitting high school teammate and WR P.J. Brown from 20 yards out with :30 remaining to erase a late 7-3…

Super Teamer readying for NFL Shot

In our latest ‘Where Are They Now?’ edition, Texasfootball.com discovered former ‘Super Team’ defensive back Michael Hawkins on the football field recently for the Dallas Desperados of the Arena Football League.Hawkins was a 6-1, 170-pound standout at Carrollton R.L. Turner and a first-team member of our ‘Super Team’ squad in the 2001 edition of Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine. Also…

2A Prosper may pick up top RB

Prosper’s Deion Sanders has contributed financially to the local Eagles’ athletic program, and now he may make a difference on the field – by adopting a promising running back from a Florida High School who has a troubled background.The 37-year old Sanders is in the process of adopting 17-year old Noel Devine, a standout 5-8, 170-pounder from Sanders’ former high…

Beaumont QB may transfer to follow HFC

Craig Stump, who left the head coaching post at Beaumont Kelly for nearby West Brook HS this past January, may soon gain the services of his former versatile quarterback, Joseph Chaisson.The 6-2, 165-pound Chaisson, who passed for 1,510 yards and rushed for 881 yards in totaling 26 TDs as a sophomore for Kelly, has hinted of the move this month….