UH yesterday received commitments from cornerback Melvin “Tank” Hopkins of Navarro College and left tackle Brett Leonard of Saddleback Community College.
Hopkins is 5 feet 10 and 165 pounds, and has been clocked at 4.38 seconds over 40 yards, according to his JC head coach.
Leonard is 6 feet 5 and 306 pounds. His line coach is Jackie Slater.
Both earn associate degrees next week, and will enroll at UH in January.
Here’s Hopkins’ video:
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The Warriors are going to use the extra practice days as a mini camp, giving work to the redshirts and developing players. This will give them a boost for spring ball. Starting Wednesday, the Warriors will focus solely on Notre Dame.
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Some of the Warriors participated in yesterday’s Christmas party for foster families at the Blaisdell Center. Here’s Adam Leonard:
Alex Walker, Dan Johnson, Brent Rausch, Tua Mahaley and Josh Rice strike a pose: