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Vols High on Lowe

Stavion Lowe

Given Tennessee's tradition of success in recruiting beyond its borders and Texas' reputation for producing more high-caliber, high school football prospects than any other state in the Union, it just seems natural the Vols would draw well from the Lone Star State.

Toss in the courageous contributions of Tennesseans such as Davy Crockett and Sam Houston during Texas' fight for independence and the mere sight of the fringed buckskins, long rifle and coonskin caps that adorn the image on UT's logo should illicit an instant identification. Then there's the connection through native Texan Robert R. Neyland who qualifies as the father of Tennessee football... Recommended Stories

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