The three-month-long renovation of the Texas Longhorns locker room that began in April with head coach Tom Herman and players theatrically demolishing the old lockers has is now complete.
Here’s are some glimpses of what the new locker room looks like:
Holy moly. #ThisIsTexas pic.twitter.com/6k2J8mSvAE— Justin Wells (@justinwells2424) July 21, 2017
Matt Lange, the recently-hired Creative Director for the program, hailed the new locker room as incomparable:
Walking through the new @TexasFootball locker room. Like nothing I've ever seen. Best in the country. Hands down. #HookEm #ThisIsTexas— Matt Lange (@mattjlange) July 21, 2017
For some added perspective, understand that Lange worked for Alabama before leaving Tuscaloosa for Austin.
Back in April, the official account for the ‘Horns led fans on a virtual tour of the locker room:
A glimpse into the fUTure locker room renovations. #ThisIsTexas #HookEm pic.twitter.com/ncefb2KgLA— Texas Football (@TexasFootball) April 17, 2017
So when Friday’s “Stars at Night” recruiting event begins, prospects will have a chance to see the new locker rooms for themselves, which could help bolster Texas with some of the top prospects in the 2018 and 2019 classes.