Perine about to go national
Former teammate of Daje Johnson will be featured at Pflugerville Hendrickson
Updated: April 19, 2012, 11:22 AM ETBy Max Olson | HornsNation
PFLUGERVILLE, Texas -- Samaje Perine's high school is 20 minutes from Texas' campus, but he didn't grow up a Longhorns fan.
The Pflugerville Hendrickson sophomore running back was raised in the small town of Choctaw Bluff, Ala., and considers himself a serious Alabama fan. "I always call him 'SEC,' because he's always in Alabama stuff," Hendrickson coach Chip Killian said. "And he's an SEC-type back. He's a power guy, man. He's amazing."
Max Olson/ESPN.com Samaje Perine averaged over nine yards per carry sharing time in Pflugerville Hendrickson's backfield in 2011.
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