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FWST: TCU loses commitment from its top 2020 recruit

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  1. TCU loses commitment from its top 2020 recruit

    By Drew Davison

    TCU football lost its top recruit on Thursday night.

    Newton defensive end James Sylvester announced on his Twitter account that he’d be re-opening his recruitment. The 6-foot-4, 225-pounder is rated as a four-star prospect and the No. 39 overall player in Texas by 247Sports.

    “First off, I would like the thank God for blessing me with the opportunity to further my education and to play the sport that I love on the next level,” Sylvester wrote. “I would also like to thank my family and close friends for helping me through this very difficult decision. However I will be de-committing from TCU and re-opening my recruitment. Much love. #24 out.”

    Read more here: https://www.star-telegram.com/sport...niversity/article237646214.html#storylink=cpy
  2. The initial bloodwork done showed a complete absence of frog factor. “The commitment could not stand as it was a complete charade,” according to a high ranking team official who wished to remain anonymous.
  3. Doc on an early morning roll.
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  4. Plus he can go to a team on the upswing, not one that is going downward the last 4 years. A mediocre year is a mediocre year, but losing the faith of the players and recruits and fans like the last two years is something different altogether. We will know how far we will fall after the bowl game (unless we don't go to one, then December).
  5. Yea he’ll probably end up someplace on the upswing, like UT.
  6. Just because you lost the faith doesn’t mean everyone else did.
    tetonfrog, Peacefrog and WIN like this.
  7. Dammit, Jim.
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  8. YEP!
  9. Such a beating, Limp. Such a beating...
    BEAT okie!
    Spit Blood ~~<~<and [Baylor asshoe]!!
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  10. Baton Rouge is closer to home for him, than Austin.
  11. Considerably so. Now I must say that I couldn't care less about commitments, decommitments, recommitments, partial commitments, conditional commitments or anything else to do with this stupid process and no, I don't respect their decisions or their change of decisions. Show up and I'll root for you. Don't show up and whatever...I'll likely root against you at some point. That said, I do think the resurgence of LSU to their level of play is going to have an impact on how well we continue to recruit LA.
    sketchy and Salfrog like this.
  12. But no UT jokes in that scenario.
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  13. Well, he was in Waco this weekend.
  14. For leg day?

    I hear they are famous for their leg days for defensive lineman...
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  15. My yearly reminder to the board that any kid that would rather be at Baylor than at TCU is doing us a favor by not coming to TCU.
    TheFDN, 6Frog6, Salfrog and 2 others like this.
  16. joe? is that you joe?
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  17. #18 Moose Stuff, Nov 25, 2019
    Last edited: Nov 25, 2019
    How many a Louisiana kids have we actually beaten LSU for over the years? Rogers and D Raymond? Jenkins will be the 3rd if he signs (hopefully he works out better than the last two) Tevin Lawson and A Washington were both committed at one point but asked to look elsewhere right? Our best Louisiana kids like Cain, J Young, Turpin, Lathan, C Hunter.... never had an LSU offer. The bigger issue than LSU being really good is TCU continuing to be really mediocre.
    Salfrog and Eight like this.
  18. I almost went there. :)
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  19. I guess I forgot Washington was committed to them. Glad we have him

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