One Longhorn commit plays for a state title this weekend, while nine others hope to survive the 3rd round of the Texas playoffs.
At a normal school, this would already look like an encouraging rebuild. Texas is not a normal school.
Sam Ehlinger will attempt to become the third Texas quarterback commit in the past decade to lead his school to a state football title.
The best intentions of the Longhorns play caller may not translate into the second wave of the youth movement advancing apace in Morgantown.
A rare combination of intelligence, competitiveness, and physical talent has already made the Coppell product one of the best in the country at his position.
The Horns will likely be without the team's starting right tackle on Saturday, even though he practiced earlier in the week.
The senior offensive guard said on Monday that Hutchins wasn't prepared to play against Oklahoma State last weekend.