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Hicks ready to share his skills

The Texas RB commit rushed for 1,667 yards and 26 scores in 2011

Updated: March 16, 2012, 1:28 PM ET
By William Wilkerson | HornsNation

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Kimberly Johnson works long hours as a security officer to support her son, Kyle Hicks, Texas' lone running back commitment for 2013.

Kyle Hicks
Travis L. Brown/ESPNDallas.com The 5-foot-11 Kyle Hicks had over 1,900 yards and 28 total touchdowns in 2011.

So the prospect of having the weekends off to enjoy some down time really appealed to her when she recently was offered a position that would allow her to do so.