Longview — It was signing day at Longview High School.
Early signing day.
Zaycoven Henderson, one of the best defensive linemen in the country, signed with Texas Monday.
"I chose the University of Texas at Austin because it's the University of Texas at Austin," Henderson said. "You can't go wrong with the choice I chose."
"My football experience at Longview High School, I had ups and downs," Henderson added. "From quitting on the team and leaving to coming back and being the phenomenal player that I am."
"It's the first year we've had a mid-year signee, a kid that's planning on enrolling in January at the University of Texas," said Longview c oach John King. "He's well-deserving of the honor and he's going to make the University of Texas a fine football player."