Texas Football Recruiting: 5 Must-Have 2014 Recruits for the Longhorns

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Jan 6, 2014; Austin, TX, USA; Texas Longhorns president Bill Powers (left) and head football coach Charlie Strong (center) and athletics director Steve Patterson (right) speak at a press conference in the Centennial Room of Belmont Hall at Texas-Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brendan Maloney-USA TODAY Sports

The Mack Brown era in Austin and it’s now time to begin the Charlie Strong era for the Texas Longhorns. One of the attributes that Strong brings to the table to the most illustrious program in college football is his ability to recruit the right pieces for the right positions. That’s what made his so successful at Louisville, and he hopes to utilize that once again in bringing the Longhorns to prominence.

According to 247 Sports, Texas currently has the 12th-ranked recruiting class in the nation, with three players already enrolled in classes and 18 hard commits.

With the stature of the job he now holds, this first recruiting class for Strong is a crucial one, as it could set the tone for his tenure.

Here’s a look at the five recruits that Strong must grab on Wednesday:

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Topics: Football, National Signing Day 2014, Recruiting, Texas Longhorns

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