AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas quarterback David Ash has been cleared to participate in contact drills when the Longhorns return for training camp.
Ash missed most of last season with concussion symptoms and missed part of spring drills with a broken left foot.
Trainer Anthony Pass also cleared sophomore running back Johnathan Gray, who missed part of last season with an Achilles tendon injury. Senior linebacker Jordan Hicks, who had hip and Achilles tendon injuries the last two seasons, also has been cleared to practice.
Texas also announced that sophomore defensive tackle Paul Boyette, senior tight end Greg Daniels and sophomore offensive lineman Kent Perkins were cleared for fall camp, as well.
Freshman safety Erik Huhn, and senior cornerback Sheroid Evans were cleared for camp, but only for limited participation when camp begins.
Only freshman linebacker Deoundrei Davis wasn’t cleared for camp.
Texas starts the season under new coach Charlie Strong on Aug. 30 at home against North Texas.