Shipley, father of current Texas receiver Jaxon Shipley, will assist with the coordination and implementation of the daily operations, administrative and logistical processes within the football program in the newly created position. Shipley also will assist with high school relations by updating recruiting lists, monitoring contacts and securing transcripts of prospects.
Shipley’s previous high school coaching stops have included stints at Coppell, Burnet and Rotan. During his stint at Burnet, he coached his son, Jordan, a Longhorns’ All-America receiver in 2009. Shipley will report to Patrick Suddes, a former Alabama assistant and Texas’ newly named director of player personnel.
_ Jimmy Burch