Entering 2017 season
Young, athletic offensive tackle who could fight for playing time as a redshirt freshman this year ... Is listed second on the depth chart at right tackle behind junior Ryan Pope after spring drills.
REDSHIRT SEASON (2016)
Utilized his redshirt season.
Played four years at Parish Episcopal High School in Dallas, Texas ... Excelled on both sides of the line ... Led the Panthers to a 11-2 record in 2015, including a 6-1 mark in league play ... Was an all-state and all-district selection ... Was a three-star recruit by Scout and a two-star recruit by Rivals as an offensive lineman ... Also a three-star recruit by 247sports as a defensive tackle ... Scout rated him as the 13th-best offensive tackle in talent-laden Texas ... Received a grade of 81 by 247sports ... Was also a member of the track and field team.
Douglas Jerome Tucker II was born Dec. 13, 1997, in Dallas on Dec. 13, 1997 ... Son of Douglas Tucker and Darlene Stephens-Tucker ... Also received offers from UMass, Nevada, New Mexico, North Texas, Texas State, UTSA and Tulane ... A communication major.