June 30, 2012

Rowlett is excited for Rhodes

Rowlett (Texas) running back Jalen Rhodes became the Red Raiders' eighth commitment of the 2013 class when he committed on an unofficial visit to Texas Tech's campus.

He ended a one-month drought for a program that isn't used to going that long without a commitment.

"I'm very excited," Rhodes said. "I just can't wait. I was thinking about it the whole time I was there, and I was just ready to get it over with. The visit was very well organized and good. I pretty much saw the whole school from the teammates to the locker room to the whole field. It was very good."

As happy as the Red Raider coaching staff and fans are, fans of Rhodes' back in Rowlett are just flat out proud their 5-foot-9, 175-pound back got a fair shake from a BCS caliber school.

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