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Class of 2016 four-star defensive tackle Kendell Jones (Killeen, Texas/Shoemaker) had already squashed the eye test for the Longhorns, who offered the behemoth 6-foot-4, 300-pounder months ago.

So Sunday was his opportunity to show the coaching staff what he could do during Texas' first summer camp under Charlie Strong. From the sounds of it, he did exactly what you'd think he'd do: dominate. "I think I did about 80 or 90 percent today," he said. "It was tough, I have to give them that." It was hot outside and the Longhorns staff wasn't taking it easy on the camp participants. That...

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