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Hall getting stronger, better

Texas commit moves from Seattle and becomes a force at defensive end

Updated: April 10, 2012, 8:45 PM ET
By William Wilkerson | HornsNation
LANCASTER, Texas -- The expressions on the faces of Lancaster's coaching staff upon seeing Longhorns defensive end commitment Daeshon Hall for the first time last July had to have been like a child's first Mickey Mouse sighting.

Imagine being a coach walking into an open gym at the high school only to see a transfer student from Seattle dunking with ease.
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William Wilkerson/ESPN.comDaeshon Hall had 60 tackles and 11 sacks in his junior year.
"The first time I saw him we were having open gym and I am thinking 'Wow,'" Lancaster head football coach Chris Gilbert said. "But I had no idea what kind of player he was."


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