Texas added one of the vital gifted offensive linemen left on the board within the 2023 recruiting class as four-star operating again Cedric Baxter Jr. dedicated to the Longhorns stay on Wednesday. Baxter, a rising senior at Edgewater Excessive Faculty in Orlando, Fla., selected Texas over Florida, Miami and Texas A&M.
Touchdown a dedication from Baxter is simply one other main addition to Texas’ star-studded 2023 recruiting class. The Longhorns have exploded since touchdown No. 1 total choose Arch Manning earlier this offseason. Baxter is the No. 1 runner. 2, the No. 7 participant in Florida and the No. 31 total participant within the class, in keeping with 247Sports activities.
Baxter is the fifth nationwide top-50 recruit to hitch the Longhorns class, pushing Texas over Ohio State and Georgia for the No. three recruitment from the nation. The Horns are actually behind the no. 1 Notre Dame and No. 2 Alabama within the nationwide rankings with the Early Signing Interval simply 4 months away.
Listed at 6-foot-1 and 215 kilos, Baxter boasts an unbelievable bodily body for a highschool athlete. The rising senior is ranked No. 31 total and No. 2 within the Prime247 rankings. Baxter might finally lay declare to five-star standing.
“A possible workhorse each Saturday and Sunday,” 247Sports activities Southeast recruiting analyst Andrew Ivins wrote of Baxter, evaluating him to Le’Veon Bell. “The kind of run that the majority defenders are afraid to attempt to deal with, particularly when he is bought a head filled with steam. Fast to choose a lane and get right down to enterprise as he cuts throughout the sphere looking for greener pastures.”