Q&A: 2014 DB Carlile eyeing Longhorns

New names continue to pop up in Texas’ quest to lock up more defensive backs for its 2014 class, and you’d be hard-pressed to find a better name than Mookie Carlile.

The 6-foot-1, 190-pound safety from Stephenville (Texas) High School visited Texas this spring and is drawing early interest from Texas Tech, Rice, UTEP and Colorado State.

Here’s the latest on where things stand between Carlile and Texas, plus the tale of how he ended up with his nickname.