Upon winning a state title in Class 5A Division II on Friday, Aledo running back Jase McClellan received his first offer, from SMU on Saturday.
He’s only a freshman.
McClellan ran for 98 yards including a thrilling “Beast Mode” 59-yard touchdown run to help the No. 1 Bearcats (16-0) to a victory over Corpus Christi Calallen 24-16. He was voted Offensive MVP.
The 5-foot-10 freshman finished his first year with 1,528 yards rushing and 20 TDs.