2017 National Signing Day Spotlight: Texas Longhorns Ink Lake Dallas CB Kobe Boyce

Lake Dallas CB Kobe Boyce has been an instrumental piece to the Longhorns' 2017 signing class puzzle. Boyce has made his pledge official, signing his NLI with Texas.

Three-star CB Kobe Boyce has signed his National Letter of Intent with Texas Longhorns.
Boyce has been a key Texas commit who has helped first-year head coach Tom Herman and his staff recruit the 2017 class.

Inside the Numbers 

Class: 2017
Position: Cornerback
Star Rating: 3-Star
Height, Weight: 6-foot, 163-pounds
High School: Lake Dallas
Position Rank: No. 52
Midland DE Rank: No. 9
Texas DE Rank: No. 6

Scout.com Analysis 

Boyce is a cornerback who has good size at the position and will only look more impressive as he adds some weight, but has the height to match-up with the opposing team's No. 1 outside receiver. He is a strong talent against the run and will come up and secure the edge. Again, that will be an even bigger strength as he adds natural size and power with natural development. He played a huge role in his team's on the field success in 2015, as he locked down one half of the field and team's rarely want to pass or run on the side he lines up on. - Greg Powers, Scout.com National Recruiting Analyst.
Strengths
Burst out of breaks
Frame
Recovery ability
Areas to Improve
Coverage awareness
2016 StatsBoyce finished his senior season with 36 tackles, three tackles for loss, one interception, one forced fumble, two pass breakups, and one field-goal block. He also gained 154 yards on offense, including four passes for 136 yards and a touchdown.

2015: As a junior, Boyce assembled a strong season with 40 tackles, three tackles for loss, two interceptions, and eight pass breakups for a Lake Dallas team that went 12-3 and reached the state semifinals in Texas' Class 5A Division II. - Gabe Brooks, Scout.com Midlands Recruiting Analyst.

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