Texas receiver commits to UW

Kevin Robertson, a 6-foot-4, 208 pound receiver from Northland Christian High in Houston verbally committed to Wyoming Sunday. Robertson visited Laramie this weekend.

Here is a YouTube highlight video of Robertson: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWGMWkyT1XY

Robertson was given a three-star rating out of five by Rivals.com. He played receiver and safety in high school and scored 20 touchdowns as a senior. He has 4.5-second speed in the 40-yard dash and a 34-inch vertical leap.

Robertson also received a scholarship offer from North Texas. Houston, Kansas, Oklahoma State, Rice and TCU also recruited him.

Robertson is the second big receiver from Texas UW has a verbal commitment from. The other, Josh Doctson (6-3, 175) from Mansfield, Texas, is also a three-star recruit by Rivals.com.

UW now has 17 verbal commitments and six others in its 2011 recruiting class signed and enrolled in school. The Cowboys can sign as many as 25 in a recruiting class. Signing day is Feb. 2.

All of the recruits in this class are at least two-star prospects by Rivals.com, and seven are three-star recruits.

The Cowboys likely will go after an offensive or defensive lineman with their final scholarship(s), or a cornerback.

Here is an updated list of signees and verbal commitments:

%^Luke Anderson, S (5-10, 185) Southlake, Texas (Blinn College)

^Zack Berg, S, 6-1, 202, Edmonds, Wash. (Woodway HS)

%^Alex Borgs, LB, 6-1, 220, Duesseldorf, Germany

^Blair Burns, CB, 5-10, 155, Plano, Texas (Plano HS)

*Josh Doctson, WR, 6-3, 175, Mansfield, Texas (Legacy HS)

^Zach Ewan, LS, 5-11, 230, Phoenix (North Canyon HS)

%*Korey Jones, LB, 6-2, 215, Garden City (Kan.) CC, Fort Collins, Colo.

^Rafe Kiely, OG 6-3, 288, Wheaton, Ill. (North HS)

%*Miraldo Michel, DE, 6-3, 250, Ellsworth (Iowa) CC, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

^Malkaam Muhammad, LB, 6-0, 210, St. Joseph, Mo. (Central HS)

^London Muse, WR, 5-11, 170, Sugar Land, Texas, (Dulles HS)

^Trey Norman, ATH, 6-1, 170, Texarkana, Texas, (Liberty-Eylau HS)

%*Mark Nzeocha, S, 6-2, 215, Neusitz, Germany

*Adam Pittser,QB,  6-1, 200, Richmond, Ill. (Burton HS)

*Chad Reese, CB, 5-11, 174, Tyler, Texas, (Lee HS)

*Kevin Robertson, WR, 6-4, 208, Houston (Northland Christian HS)

^Dominic Rufran, WR, 5-11, 175, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Palmer HS)

^Zach Rushing, OG, 6-4, 290, D’Iberville, Miss. (Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College)

%^Brett Smith, QB, 6-1, 185, Salem, Ore. (West HS)

Daniel Sullivan, K, 5-10, 165, Everett, Wash. (Jackson HS)

^Kody Sutton, RB, 5-9, 186, Texarkana, Texas (Texas HS)

Austin Traphagan, OL, 6-6, 280, Yuma, Colo. (Yuma HS)

*Eddie Yarbrough, LB, 6-3, 235, Aurora, Colo. (Grandview HS)

^Two-star recruit by Rivals.com

*Three-star recruit by Rivals.com

%Currently enrolled at UW