• To land 4-star TE Mustapha Muhammad, Texas must win
    Burnt Orange Nation

    To land 4-star TE Mustapha Muhammad, Texas must win

    During a tremendously stacked weekend in which the Texas Longhorns hosted upwards of 90 prospects for junior days, four-star Ridge Point tight end Mustapha Muhammad was among the very best in attendance. A key target at a key position, the Houston-area prospect was a surprise visitor, and a significant one as Tom Herman was able to get Muhammad on campus for the first time during his tenure. The visit came after Muhammad unofficially visited Oklahoma State earlier this month and Clemson in late January. “I enjoyed myself at all 3 schools,” Muhammad told Burnt Orange Nation. “They were all really good visits that I don't regret taking.” While on the Forty Acres, Muhammad said he was able to talk

  • Witnesses to his baseball legend make the case for Tim Tebow
    New York Post

    Witnesses to his baseball legend make the case for Tim Tebow

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — There was a time when Tim Tebow could really hit — and not just on the football field. Back in 2005, when he was a junior outfielder here at Nease High School, just north of St. Augustine, the hulking Tebow came to the plate in the District 7-4A championship game to lead off seventh inning against archrival St. Augustine in the Nation’s Oldest City. Nease trailed, 2-1. Tebow had scored the Panthers’ first run in the second. On the mound stood sophomore right-hander Brian Beach, who was 6-0 and pitching a terrific game. The count moved to 1-1. Tebow was looking for a curveball to drive. Beach picks up the story. “He was a tough out for sure,” Beach told The Post. “A left-handed

  • Recruiting News: Alabama Crimson Tide Junior Day
    Roll 'Bama Roll

    Recruiting News: Alabama Crimson Tide Junior Day

    Alabama and the rest of the college football world is in a Quiet Period until April 14. This period restricts any off-campus contact or viewing of recruits. Visits to the college campuses and written or electronic communications are still permitted. Therefore, most schools hold a series of Junior Days on their campuses. For the most part, these are unofficial visits. The Crimson Tide is hosting a bevy of 2018 and beyond prospects this weekend. 2018 CROOTS The No. 1 player in the state of Alabama, UA All-American, 4-star WR Justyn Ross: UA All-American, 4-star WR Jacob Copeland made a surprise trip from Florida: 4-star ILB Teradja Mitchell from Virginia Beach, likely has a fifth star in his future.