Class of 2024: Top 10 TXHSFB Running Back Prospects

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Rankings Directory:
ATH | QB | RB | WR/TE | OT | Interior OL | DLLB | S | CB


Frankie Arthur (5'10, 200) - Conroe Oak Ridge: As a junior, Arthur rushed for 1,455 yards and 18 touchdowns.

Offers (13): Baylor, Houston, SMU, Texas Tech, UTSA, Louisville and Oregon

Johann Cardenas (6'0, 215) - Houston St. Thomas: As a junior, Cardenas rushed for 1,041 yards and 14 touchdowns and had 330 receiving yards with five scores. 

Committed to Texas Tech

Caden Durham (5'10, 185) - Duncanville: As a junior, Durham rushed for 1,960 yards and 36 touchdowns, winning Offensive MVP honors following Duncanville's 6A Division I state title win. 

Offers (31): TCU, Texas, Alabama, LSU, Oklahoma and Stanford

Bryan Jackson (6'0, 225) - McKinney: As a junior, Payne rushed for 1,605 yards and 23 touchdowns.

Offers (33): Baylor, TCU, Texas, Texas A&M, Alabama, Nebraska, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Tennessee and USC 

Kewan Lacy (5'11, 195) - Lancaster: As a junior, Payne rushed for 1,002 yards and 13 touchdowns, earning first-team all-district honors. 

Offers (28): Baylor, TCU, Alabama, Arizona State, Miami (FL), Michigan, Ohio State, Oregon, Tennessee and Utah

Nate Palmer (5'10, 175) - Decatur: As a junior, Palmer rushed for 2,250 yards and scored 33 touchdowns, earning third-team All-State honors. 

Offers (33): Baylor, SMU, TCU, Texas Tech, Arkansas, Miami (FL), Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Tennessee and USC

Jeremy Payne (5'10, 170) - Fort Bend Hightower: As a junior, Payne rushed for 1,002 yards and 13 touchdowns, earning first-team all-district honors. 

Offers (23): Baylor, Houston, TCU, Texas A&M, Auburn, Michigan State, Oregon and Utah 

James Peoples (5'10, 195) - San Antonio Veterans Memorial: As a junior, Peoples rushed for 1,904 yards and 28 touchdowns, earning 13-5A Division II Co-MVP honors. Has been selected to play in the All-American Bowl. 

Top 6: TCU, Texas, Alabama, Ohio State, Oklahoma and Oregon

Taylor Tatum (5'11, 200) - Longview: As a junior, Tatum rushed for 1,891 yards and 33 touchdowns, earning 7-5A Division I Offensive MVP honors. 

Offers (36): Alabama, Baylor, Georgia, Michigan, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon, Stanford, TCU, Tennessee, Texas, Texas A&M and USC

Kedren Young (5'11, 205) - Lufkin: As a junior, Young rushed for 1,666 yards and 19 touchdowns, earning first-team all-district honors. 

Offers (16): Houston, Texas Tech, Arizona State, Notre Dame, Missouri and Vanderbilt


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