Darylen Carroll (6'1, 185) of Austin, Texas is currently enrolled in classes at Texas Tech and will begin working out with the team this spring. He did not meet NCAA requirements when he originally signed with the Red Raiders in 2002; however, he has since qualified.
At Austin Reagan High School, he was the starting quarterback for a 4A team that reached the semi-finals, mostly from his athleticism and explosive speed, in the fall of 2001.Carroll is expected to play in the secondary at Tech, and he will be expected to contribute both at safety and cornerback.
"I've been lifting and working out pretty hard.I'm here at Tech in the dorms and in school."Coming out of high school, Carroll was recruited by Iowa, Wyoming, and Houston.