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More Texas talent in WSU's sights

WASHINGTON STATE'S already landed two Texans this recruiting class and they're looking for more. The valuable southern pipeline yielded three prime-time performers last recruiting class -- all of whom saw playing time as true freshmen. This weekend, Mister Alexander, a hard- hitting linebacker prospect, trips to Pullman while his teammate, defensive back Otis Johnson, is slated to travel to WSU later this month.

Both Alexander (6-3, 201) and Johnson hail from Houston's Eisenhower High, where head man Darryl Phipps says Alexander is about as highly sought as they come. "He got offers from all the Big 12 schools, the majority of the Pac-10 schools, North Carolina, Houston -- he got over 40 offers," said Phipps. He is scheduled to trip to Arkansas Jan. 20, followed by Arizona State on Jan. 27. Alexander... Recommended Stories