Longhorn Round-Up: 7.3.2012

The Longhorn Round-Up with Hookem.com is back, tackling some of the hottest topics relating to Longhorn sports and recruiting in this weekly podcast.

The Longhorn Round-Up goes over a number of Longhorn summer story lines including Jackson Jeffcoat's rehab.

The team of Hookem.com's Jeff Howe and Austin radio veteran Matt Butler take Longhorn fans through an hour and a half of nothing but Longhorn news and notes.

This week on the show, the guys talk about what they are hearing from summer football workouts as well as all your recruiting news. In addition to that, Matt and Jeff discuss the Tommy Nicholson hiring and give you all a rundown of all the Longhorns competing in the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Plus, the guys break down the Longhorns' fifth game of the season at West Virginia.


Segment 1: The Blitz (6:42)
7:29 – Jeff & Matt's take on TCU and West Virginia officially joining the Big 12
13:13 – Summer workout notes
14:05 – Jackson Jeffcoat summer workout update
15:33 – Breakdown of Tommy Nicholson's hiring
19:01 – Rundown of all the Longhorns headed to the Olympics

Segment 2: Recruiting Spotlight (21:43)
23:49 – A new DE recruiting target for Texas?
28:13 – Another possible DE option
29:34 – Why the 2014 class will be so vital for Texas' success
30:35 – The 2014 DE prospects (Soloman Thomas, Myles Garrett, Derick Roberson)
34:15 – Where Texas will look for another 2013 DT
35:38 – A top priority for the 2013 class
38:14 – 2014 DT class
38:58 – Why Jeff isn't worried about DT recruiting


Segment 3: Gridiron Talk (
0:40– West Virginia preview
3:01 – A breakdown of WVU's skill position players
6:23 – Jeff's big question about West Virginia in 2012
8:18 – A breakdown of West Virginia's defense
11:31 – What Texas will need to do to beat West Virginia
19:49 – Predictions for Texas v.s West Virginia
21:21 – Best “all-time” environment

Segment 4: Overtime (28:40)
29:40 – the inspiration for the overtime segment
29:56 – Matt's overtime on WVU QB Geno Smith
31:00 – The Next Episode

- Listen to Part I by clicking HERE

- Listen to Part II by clicking HERE

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