July 23, 2006

On the mend

Last year, Texas was fortunate to secure early commitments from two tight ends prospects, Kilgore's Britt Mitchell and Montgomery's Greg Smith. Unfortunately, after committing both players suffered setbacks on the injury front, with Smith tearing an ACL and Mitchell injuring his back in an automobile accident.

Unfortunately for 2007 Texas commit Zack Pianalto, the bad luck has struck again. The early Longhorn pledge was recently taking part in a 7-on-7 tournament with his Springdale teammates when Pianalto suffered a broken collarbone while attempting to make a catch in the end zone.

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