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Salpointe's Bijan Robinson to play for Texas

Posted: 2:34 PM, Aug 02, 2019
Updated: 2019-08-02 22:07:11-04

TUCSON, Ariz — Salpointe running back Bijan Robinson will play college football at The University of Texas, becoming the first Tucsonan to play for the Longhorns.

Robinson is a five-star recruit and considered to be the third best running back in the nation, according to recruiting website 247sports.com. He rushed for a Salpointe school record 35 touchdowns last year, and he has 72 career touchdowns.

Robinson reportedly chose the Longhorns over USC, Alabama, and Ohio State.