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Xavier  Newman


Desoto, Texas

High School:
Desoto HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 300



Athletic guard with unlimited potential ... Started eight games on offensive line as a true freshman.

2017 (Freshman): Played in 11 games with eight starts at LG ... Made first career start vs. No. 3 Oklahoma ... Also started vs. Iowa State, vs. Texas Tech, at Kansas, vs. Texas, vs. No. 23 West Virginia, at No. 14 Oklahoma State and at Kansas State.

High School: National top 300 recruit and All-American offensive lineman from DeSoto (Texas) High School ... All-state honoree played under head coaches Todd Peterman and Claude Mathis at DHS ... Ranked No. 246 national recruit on ESPN300 and No. 324 on PrepStar Top 350 All-America listing ... Named Under Armour All-American, played for winning Team Armour at 2017 all-star game Orlando ... Rated nation's second-best center prospect in 2017 recruiting class by ESPN and sixth by Scout, ranked No. 18 among guards by 247Sports ... Top 100 Texas recruit: ranked No. 37 by ESPN, No. 49 by 247Sports, No. 64 (second among centers) by Scout and No. 71 on Lone Star Top 100 ... Named 2016 first team Class 6A All-State following senior season, led DeSoto to perfect 16-0 season and DII state championship ... Paved way for state champs to average 540 yards-per-game offensively ... Named to 2016 Subway Super Team by Dave Campbell Texas Football ... Also named 2016 SportsDayHS All-Area first team by Dallas Morning News and first-team All-District 7-6A.

Personal: Son of Leon and Michell Brigham ... Sociology major.


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