Junior to Watch: Tim Crowder
School: Tyler, Texas
Position: Defensive End/Tight End
Size and Speed: Tim Crowder is 6-foot-5 and 220 pounds. He has a 40-yard dash time of 4.67 seconds.
Statistics: He had 40-plus tackles and five sacks as a defensive end, three receptions for 40 yards and two touchdowns as a tight end.
Honors: He made all-district as a tight end last season.
Favorite Schools: He's hearing from Nebraska, Texas A&M, Texas, Wisconsin, UCLA, Iowa, Iowa State, Louisiana State, Baylor, Indiana, and Texas Tech.
Today, he would make his visits to LSU, Texas, UCLA, Nebraska and Texas A&M.
He's getting the most interest from Texas and Texas A&M.
"The favorite if I had to choose today, would probably be A&M."
Skinny: "Distance will not really be a factor, though it can't be too cold of weather. I don't like the cold."
He plans to attend camps at Texas, Texas A&M, and the Nike camp at Texas A&M.
When asked about a dream school, he said, "I don't have one, though good academics would be very important in any school."
His major is undecided, and he has set his sports goals as 60 to 70 tackles and ten sacks.
Crowder benches 360 pounds, squats 430 pounds, has a core GPA of 3.5 and has yet to schedule the ACT or SAT.
He also has a chance of a scholarship in baseball, where he pitches and plays first base.