Texas also hosted two ESPN 300 recruits on campus Friday, receiver John Burt (Tallahassee, Fla./Lincoln) and cornerback Kris Boyd (Gilmer, Texas/Gilmer). Both are expected to attend on Saturday as well.
The one-day event will also give Strong and his coaching staff a chance to better get to the recruits who committed to Texas’ previous staff.
Traditionally, Texas junior days have been a boon to start off recruiting classes, an event that can lead to a flurry of pledges – including 13 in one weekend in 2010 – but the Longhorns got started on this class long ago, even hosting its first sophomore day last year.
Here’s a look at the many 2015 and 2016 recruits expected to visit Texas on Saturday: