Tuesday Longhorn Sports Page

Stay up to date on all things Burnt Orange with a daily stop at IT's Longhorn Sports Page, with links to the latest news and opinion articles on UT football, basketball, baseball, recruiting and other sports from around the web.

Football recruiting:

Thomas Ashcraft: Enjoys UT Camp Visit
InsideTexas.com
Many kids don't start thinking about recruiting until the beginning of their junior year, but not Cedar Hill offensive lineman Thomas Ashcraft. He has seemingly already narrowed his choices down to five and wants to make sure he finds the right school. Ashcraft has been attending summer camps since he was a freshman and stopped by Austin last weekend.

Ryan Roberson Photo Gallery
InsideTexas.com
7-on-7s are underway and Texas FB/LB commit Ryan Roberson, along with his Brenham Cubs, showed off his stuff.

Rankings Released, Revised Top 100
InsideTexas.com
Scout.com has started the ranking process of the Class of '08 along with a new National Top 100. Scout.com has ranked the top 25 players at all positions and will continue to add individual prospect rankings this week along with the release of all the regional Top 100s.

Football

Arkansas State looking at nickname change
Austin American-Statesman
The Longhorns may not open their college football season against the Indians after all. When Arkansas State comes to Austin on Sept. 1, it might have a new mascot. A committee at the Jonesboro, Ark., school passed a resolution Monday recommending the school drop the Indians nickname and turn to a marketing firm to pick a new one.

Other:

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