Texas football lands commitment from top DT Du'Vonta Lampkin

Tuesday July 29th, 2014

Class of 2015 defensive tackle recruit Du'Vonta Lampkin has verbally committed to the Texas Longhorns, Lampkin announced on Twitter on Tuesday. 

Lampkin goes to high school in Houston and is a three-star on Rivals. He's ranked as the No. 21 DT recruit in the country and 44th best player in Texas. 

He had offers from a host of other schools, including Missouri, LSU, Michigan, Oklahoma and Notre Dame. 

On Sunday, Texas received a commitment from four-star wide receiver John Burt. New coach Charlie Strong's 2015 class is currently No. 20 in Rivals' team rankings. 

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- Molly Geary

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