Top 2023 quarterback Arch Manning will have a decision to make soon.
Those are the programs, it seems, that are most in the mix.
No one really knows the conversations happening inside the Manning household, even if they pretend they do. But we’ll know soon what the future holds for the latest member of college football and the NFL’s Manning family dynasty. He visits Austin this weekend for the final stop of our three-stop official visit tour. There’s reason to think he’s leaning Texas.
How Important is a Recruit's Last Official Visit?— Bud Davis (@JBudDavis) May 24, 2022
▫️If a recruit takes another OV after visiting your program, you have <25% chance of landing them
▫️Don't waste resources on recruits who move on
▫️Commit rate of the last OV is ~2-3X the rate of the next-to-last OV pic.twitter.com/dVyzpBIVy4
So, it’s gonna be a big weekend, folks. You already know what else is up.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Omaha has become a regular June destination for me, too
247Sports: Morning Brew: Melendez betting on himself now includes Howser Trophy; UT’s second straight Director’s Cup
247Sports: Consecutive trips to Omaha adds to strong legacy of ‘Core Four’ from Texas’ 2019 recruiting class
Inside Texas: Friday: Del Conte on the Directors’ Cup, Texas notes ahead of the big recruiting weekend
Inside Texas: Kyle Flood’s summer run game boot camp
The Athletic: College World Series: 10 things to know about the 2022 field
The Athletic: Quinn Ewers came home to Texas, but are Steve Sarkisian’s Horns poised to restore hope?
Sports Illustrated: Texas WR Agiye Hall listed as a ‘boom-or-bust’ transfer candidate
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
247Sports: Three crucial questions regarding five-star quarterback Arch Manning’s recruitment
247Sports: Mike at Night: No rest for the Texas staff heading into a massive weekend
247Sports: What is Arch Manning’s commitment timeline?
247Sports: Crystal Ballin: New predictions for 2023 Texas targets
247Sports: Previewing the upcoming official visit weekend
Inside Texas: Humidor: Percentages on Texas Longhorns official visitors
Inside Texas: Arch Madness weekend observations
Inside Texas: Arch Manning: What we know, think we know, and are unsure of
Sports Illustrated: Arch Manning headlines star-studded visit weekend for Longhorns
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN:
Our Daily Bears: 2022 Baylor Football Opponent Quick-Hitter: Texas State
Frogs O’ War: TCU Basketball + Preseason AP Poll: Why Frogs are predicted highest preseason ranking OF ALL TIME
Rock Chalk Talk: Kansas Football Summer Enrollee Report: Joey Baker
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: The Warriors brought their dynasty back from the dead with no margin for error
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SB Nation: FIFA announces 2026 Men’s World Cup host cities
NEWS ACROSS THE LONGHORN NATION AND BEYOND
- You know where to be.
- Texas baseball’s (future legend) Ivan Melendez won the 2022 Dick Howser Trophy.
- Unsurprisingly, Melendez won the Bobby Bragan Collegiate Slugger Award, too.