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The rite of Texas junior days

Longhorns invite a select few junior propsects, expecting early commitments

Updated: February 10, 2012, 1:55 PM ET
By Max Olson | HornsNation

At some point on Sunday afternoon, Tyrone Swoopes will sit down in Mack Brown's cozy, memorabilia-filled office overlooking DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium.

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Damon Sayles/ESPN.com Junior QB Tyrone Swoopes is one of several 2013 prospects expected to get an offer from Texas during its junior days.

For most boys in the state of Texas, this is the dream meeting: the one in which Brown gives the grand gesture of a scholarship offer and a chance to become a Longhorn for life.

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