Coach's take: WR LaQuvionte Gonzalez 

January, 8, 2013
In the coming months, GigEmNation will be taking a closer look at each of the commitments in Texas A&M's 2013 class by visiting with someone who coached the player or coached against him in an effort to give readers an educated analysis. Today, we take a look at ESPN 150 athlete and Under Armour All-American LaQuvionte Gonzalez of Cedar Hill (Texas) High School by visiting with his head coach, Joey McGuire.

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Tom Hauck for ESPN.comTexas A&M commit LaQuvionte Gonzalez excelled in rushing and receiving for Cedar Hill (Texas).
Gonzalez is 5-foot-10, 160 pounds and helped guide the Longhorns to an appearance in the Texas Class 5A Division II state championship game, where they ultimately fell to Katy (Texas) High School 35-24. Primarily a running back for Cedar Hill, Gonzalez had 117 receiving yards in the championship game and finished his season as the team's leading rusher (179 carries, 1,421 yards, 20 touchdowns). He also caught 34 passes for 441 yards and four touchdowns. He also was a return specialist and had two touchdown returns in that phase of the game, finishing the year with 26 total scores.

Here's McGuire on Gonzalez:
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