There’s no question about it, Oklahoma hiring is on the rise. He has made a great comeback after a slow start. are trending now Elite edge prospect Colton Vasek,
Vasek, a Texas heritage and Austin product, was long rumored to favor Oregon for some time. Pac-12 volatility may cause a change in plans.
Most recently, Texas Austin was improving its chances of bringing in the Westlake edge rusher, but it appears the Sooners had a strong hiring pitch this weekend.
Although his offensive recruitment is not as strong as in years past, Brent Venables is building a defensive machine in the Normans.
No one questions whether Venables can train down the defensive line. He had some strong fronts in college football at Clemson. Now it appears he will have pieces to make in Norman.
Should Vasek Sooners pick up, Texas will turn its attention to other big-time edge prospects. That would be the second significant loss of the 2023 class that has mostly gone the way of Texas.
The story originally appeared on Longhorns Wire