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Kennard Makes a Trip to El Paso

Devon Kennard

EL PASO, TEX. -- When the Longhorns blew out UTEP Saturday night, they did so in front of the nation's No. 1-ranked defensive end and one of their top targets for the class of 2009: Devon Kennard. The Desert Vista made the six hour drive from Phoenix to El Paso to see Texas play. Out in El Paso, Inside Texas caught up with Kennard.

It's a six hour drive from Phoenix to El Paso, but that didn't stop Devon Kennard from making to trip to see the Longhorns play. "I'm definitely still interested in Texas. That's why I came out here," Kennard told Inside Texas. The trip was actually the idea of Texas tight end Blaine Irby's family, who also live in Phoenix. Devon's older brother, Derek, is close friends with Blaine's older... Recommended Stories