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Clarksville's Moore commits to Texas Tech
Thursday, 31st January 2013 - 6:01PM
Clarksville High School wide receiver Gary Moore, 6-6, 215, 4.7, has committed to Texas Tech, 26-catches for 471-yards, 10-TDs, 18.1 average per catch during his senior year.
Daingerfield's Mims commits to Navarro
Sunday, 27th January 2013 - 3:33PM
Daingerfield's multi-dimensional weapon, Edwin Mims, 5-9, 175, 4.4, has given a verbal commitment to Navarro College.

Mims led Daingerfield to the Class 2-A, Division I State Championship Game, losing to Cameron Yoe. He finished his senior season with 54-catches for 883-yds, 8-TD, 144-carries for 975-yds and 9-TDs, and he passed for 625-yards and 5-TDs.
John Tyler's Tyus Bowser commits to OSU
Friday, 25th January 2013 - 5:53PM
John Tyler defensive end, Tyus Bowser, 6-3, 230, has committed to Oklahoma State.

Bowser, was recently named the All-East Texas "Defensive Player of the Year."

Bowser finished his senior season with 59-Tackles, 26-Sacks, 2-Caused Fumbles, and he also took some snaps on offense at quarterback.

Bowser joins teammate, Fred Ross as the second commit to Oklahoma State for the Class of 2013. John Tyler has a tremendous history of stars going to Oklahoma State, including current Lions head coach Ricklan Holmes 49ers running back Kendall Hunter, former John Tyler LB Pagitte McGee, and DT Terrance Robinson.
Midway's Jarmon commits to Oregon State
Sunday, 20th January 2013 - 9:39AM
Hunter Jarmon, 6-0, 185, wide receiver for (Waco) Midway High School sent me a text tonight that he had committed to Oregon State University, "I just felt in my gut when I was there in Corvallis, that it was the right place for me, but I thought about it a little longer and I decided to commit to them right now."

Jarmon finished his senior season with 93-catches for 1,470-yards, 8-TDs, and 199-catches, 3,267-yards, 31-TDs throughout his high school career.

Jarmon also averaged 43-yards per punt his senior season.

And, when asked if he might be given the option to play baseball to, Jarmon said, "Yes sir."
Wes Rhoten new AD/Football Coach at Whitewright
Sunday, 20th January 2013 - 9:39AM
Robinson offensive coordinator Rhoten has accepted the job as the AD/Football Coach at Whitewright High School.

Rhoten was the head coach at Canton for one year (10-2) in 2010, before leaving for Robinson.

Whitewright was 1-9 in 2012, and 10-1 in 2011. They're also the same school that had blue-chip QB Tyrone Swoopes.

Rhoten replaces Jack Wylie resigned after two seasons.

The Whitewright school board will meet to vote on the recommendation on Monday.

David Smoak