"Coach's take" is a series which allows GigEmNation to offer readers a closer look at the incoming recruits in Texas A&M's 2013 class by visiting with someone who coached the player or coached against him. Today, we take a look at three-star running back James White of Pearland (Texas) Dawson by visiting with his head coach, Eric Wells.
The 6-foot, 210-pound White was ranked 52nd nationally among running backs in the 2013 class. As a senior, he rushed for 2,185 yards and 28 touchdowns on 284 carries. That followed a junior season that consisted of 1,840 yards and 23 touchdowns. He was a first-team all-state selection as a senior.
Here's Wells' take on White:
GigEmNation: What was your first impression of White when he first entered your program?