Shaka Smart has got off to a quick start in Texas, landing 4-star point guard Jacob Young on Tuesday.
Glad to announce that I will be attending the University of Texas to play for head coach Shaka Smart #HookEm 🐂🐂🔶⚪️🔶⚪️🔶⚪️🔶⚪️🔶!
— JY (@YEAHLILJ) June 30, 2015
The Houston native and Smart’s first commit of the 2016 class chose the Longhorns over Baylor and Duquesne.
Young is ranked the 7th best player in his state, the 15th best point guard and the 70th best player in the nation, according to 247Sports.