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Mack Hauls Quality over Quantity

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Once mockingly referred to as Coach February, Mack Brown can rest just a bit easier after winning yet another January BCS bowl (third in five years). But, the real rest comes after securing yet another top ten class on national signing day, an event some seem to relish as much as the actual games in the fall!

About one month ago, Texas stood at #4 in Scout's recruiting rankings. We noted then that the reason the ‘Horns followed the lead of Ohio State and Oklahoma while being closely bumped by Texas A&M was due to pure numbers. The rankings elevate teams that sign a lot of players. When we looked solely at quality (per player average), Texas soared to #2 in the land, only behind, no surprise, USC. Now... Recommended Stories