Wednesday, February 7, 1973

UT-Permian Basin - Signing Class 2018

As of 5:15, Feb 7, 2018

QBTaylor NullArtisia HS (NM)
QBBubba HensonPecos HS
QBSam AllenVictor Valley CC/San Jose
RBTerrance HamiltonWaco HS
RBKevin AverettePebble Hills HS
RBJameel HodgesHarker Heights HS
RBMatthew ZubiateEl Paso Chapin HS
RBEddie PerezSan Antonio Southside HS
RBJamil PittmanVista Ridge HS
FBColton TuiasosopoCisco JC
WRJames JeffersonMesquite Poteet HS
WRTre MaestasEl Paso Andress HS
WRKris MasonClear Lake HS
WRGrant BrownMidland Lee HS
WRTreyshaen PattersonSan Antonio O'Connor HS
TEToby HarrahLewisville HS
TELevi RuckerKaty Taylor HS
OLJa'Vaun JohnsonArizona Western College
OLMatthew GroeschelMidland Greenwood HS
OLJosh SandersBridge City HS
OLWill DrakerBrandeis HS
OLKyler CokerMcKinney HS
OLAddisun BrownMansfield Timberview HS
DLCole StephensonGrapevine HS
DLTJ PoloaiSacremento CC
DLAustin PriceAllen HS
DLJordan ScalesSouth Grand Prairie Hs
DLLogolelei KaleopaCisco JC
LBMarquez ByrdTyler JC
LBDerrian ForgeWest Mesquite HS
LBJaden DeatonSan Antonio MacArthur HS
DBKadarryus HartfieldMesquite HS
DBJaques TylerSchertz Clemens HS
DBDevin ConnorsWilmer-Hutchins


Offensive MVP - 2017 - Katy High School
Nine catches for 101 receiving yards, 39 pancake blocks
Team Captain
Starting Tight End
All District Tight End - 19-6A

Coach Carrigan on Levi: "Levi already has good size and stature. He's going to come in, and with a lack of TEs on the roster, has a great chance to compete early."


2-6A 1st Team All-District Wide Receiver
40 catches for 693 yards and seven touchdowns


Jaden Deaton
Linebacker - San Antonio
1st Team All-District
Coach Carrigan on Jaden: "Plays with attitude. Brings a much needed physicality. He's going to be an impact guy from day one."


24-6A All-District Wide Receiver
40 catches for 695 yards and nine touchdowns

Coach Carrigan on Kris: "Another big target. Has good speed and size, has a chance to come in and compete early."5411

2017-18 THSCA Academic All-State Honorable Mention

Coach Carrigan on Josh: "Huge young man with a lot of raw talent and excited to see him blossom. He's a steal for us with his size and athleticism."


6-6A 1st Team All-District
7.5 sacks, 45 tackles, 4 tackles for loss


MVP Utility Player of the Year District 25-6A
Built Ford Tough Player of the Week
Vista Ridge Offensive MVP
700 receiving yards, 22 yards per catch, six receiving touchdowns, two passing touchdowns, 617 rushing yards, eight rushing touchdowns, one interception TD

Coach Carrigan on Jamil: "He played a lot of positions in high school. It's going to be determining where he fits once he gets here. He has great athleticism on both sides of the ball as a skill guy."


Coach Carrigan on Jameel: "True running back in every sense. Will come in and compete early on."


Team Captain, selected to play in HEB All-Star Game. Honorable Mention all-district 28-6A

Coach Carrigan on William: "Will is at a position that is harder to come by every year, a true center that also has good size. He's going to be a guy that with good ability can compete for early playing time as he picks up the system. "


1st Team All-district offense and defense, 412 receiving yards, four receiving touchdowns, eight total touchdowns

Coach Carrigan on Tre: "Another long receiver. The emphasis was height in our receivers but he has good speed and length, and he's a good athlete that we can also look at on the defensive side of the ball. "


1st team all-district 1-5A, 1st team all-El Paso, 1,046 total offensive yards, 23  touchdowns, 356 receiving yards

Coach Carrigan on Matt: "Matt is going to be an offensive player, at his size he's a premiere back that has tremendous athleticism that we can use at multiple spots."


5A New Mexico State Champions, 1st team all-district 4-5A, 1st team 5A All-State QB, Set school records for passing touchdowns in a season (52), career passing touchdowns (101), career completions (562), and career yards

Coach Carrigan on Taylor: "Taylor is a record setting quarterback, threw 101 TDs to just 12 INTs. There's a lot of upside in having a guy at QB that has won a state championship. We're excited about what he can bring to us."


1st team all-district 7-6A Defense

Coach Carrigan on Jordan: "One of the guys with the most raw upsize. At his size he's going to be a beast on the D-Line. "


1st Team Fullback 5-6A. 36 carries for 158 yards and a touchdown. 12 catches for 285 yards and a touchdown.

Coach Carrigan on Toby: "Toby played at a bigtime power and did a great job in being a tight end and h-back and is extremely athletic. Once he physically blossoms a little more and gets a little bigger he will be able to do even more."


Coach Carrigan on Treyshaen: He's going to give us some versatility. Quick , good receiver, a lot of what you see out of the slot in the NFL with quickness and good against one-on-one coverage.


Honorable Mention 4A All-State Offensive Line, 1st Team All-District Offensive Line
70 Pancake blocks, no sacks between 2016-18

Coach Carrigan on Matt: "This is a big signing from the Permian Basin. Matt is going to come in and compete early on."


District 2-4A 1st team Quarterback. Set 16 Pecos Offensive records.2-4A Academic All-district

Coach Carrigan on Bubba: "Bubba is a two-way guy like a lot of these guys. He has a little bit extra to him. he likes the idea of maybe getting to play some on defense. We'll start him at quarterback and see how it goes but hes someone that has the ability to help us on the other side of the ball."


2nd team all-district 6-6A

Jaques Tyler

Coach Carrigan on Jaques: "Some of the best coverage skills from a corner that we saw. He has tremendous ability in one-on-one coverage situations."


1st team Super Centex running back. 1st team all-district running back
Rushed for 1,345 yards on 199 carries with 18 touchdowns

Coach Carrigan on Terrance: "He's a true in-between the tackles runner that runs hard. Someone that can run outside but is going to be a good hard runner for us."


1st team all-district 8-5A
Defensive MVP
Team Captain
56 tackles, 11 tackles-for-loss, three sacks, two defensive touchdowns

Coach Carrigan on Cole: "Cole is a guy that made the move from QB to D-Line in high school. He's got the ability to play on both sides. He's a big athlete that can be disruptive on the defensive line.


Team Captain, season-best 22 tackles in one game. 145 tackles in his senior season, ended high school career with 311 tackles. averaged 9.4 tackles per game, four sacks, five forced fumbles, four fumbles recovered.

Coach Carrigan on Devin: "Devin plays very physical, he plays the ball very well in the air and will bring physicality early on."


1st team all-district 15-5A linebacker. West Mesquite High School Linebacker of the Year
Dallas Morning News Defensive Player of the Week Award
90 tackles, four tackles for loss, three sacks, four touchdowns, two forced fumbles
all-state academic athlete award

Coach Carrigan on Derrian: "Will come in and give us the option of playing him both at linebacker and safety and will give us good special teams depth".


Class 5A 1st Team All-State running back, San Antonio Offensive Player of the Year, District 29-5A MVP, KSAT 12 Offensive Player of the Week, single season and single game rushing record holder at Southside.
275 carries for 2,450 yards and 29 touchdowns in 11 games,

Coach Carrigan on Eddie: "He's nicknamed Fast Eddie for a reason. An all-state 5A selection that will immediately bring speed to our backfield."


Also participated in track and field, competing in the shot put and discus.
3.3 GPA, 1st class airman seargant in JROTC


Coach Carrigan on Logolelei: "He fits the mold at defensive end. He'll be a very productive lineman similar to AJ Fano and can fill the void of AJ being gone right away."


Carrigan on Byrd: "Marquez won a state championship in high school. Will play outside LB and safety. Incredible athlete, large guy that will be one of
our biggest skill guys and can run really well. We can't wait to see how he fits into this defense."


Coach Carrigan on Ja'Vaun: "He comes off a national championship at Arizona Western. He's another person coming from a winning program and can come in and compete at OT right away."


Coach Carrigan on Colton: "Colton will be a fullback, also plays at long snapper. His ability to be a physical impact in our running game will be big."


Coach Carrigan on Allen: "Sam went to Victor Valley CC to get a little more recruiting exposure and was getting D1 offers his first semester. Went 9-1 his freshman season of JUCO and has the ability of a dual threat. He's a very good QB and we are ready to see what he can do in the offense this spring."


Second Team all-district 1-6A, GEPFS Senior All-State Tea
Pebble Hills High School Male Athlete of the Year
51 catches, 621 yards, 6 touchdowns
19 carries, 99 yards, 2 touchdowns

Coach Carrigan on Kevin: "Kevin has great hands, is another strong addition to our wide receivers"


Talitiga Peniamina Poloai

Nor-Cal All-Conference Defensive Tackle

Coach Carrigan on TJ: "He's a three-star guy who is a difference maker on the defensive line. TJ is a disruptive pass rusher and is good against the run."


Coach Carrigan on James: He's going to give us a tremendous red zone target. He's a 6-5 wide receiver that can high-point a football."


Coach Carrigan on Kadarryus: "Kaddaryus is a good football player that is going to be able to help in special teams right away while learning the defensive playbook"

Lone Star Conference

Angelo State University

Cameron University

Eastern New Mexico University

Texas A&M-Commerce

Tarleton State University

Texas A&M-Kingsville

Texas Woman's College

University of Texas of the Permian Basin

West Texas A&M University

Western New Mexico