Top prospect Karviar Shepherd’s commitment is a promising sign for TCU

Karviar Shepherd (Rivals.com)The biggestvictory Trent Johnson will get in his first year asTCU coach came one month before his debut season even begins. Johnson landed a commitment from Karviar Shepherd, a 6-foot-10 center ranked No. 43 in the Class of 2013 by Rivals.com. Shepherd chose TCU over higher-profile Big 12 schools Texas, Kansas and Baylor. "Coach Johnson built a relationship with him and that's what really won the whole situation," Dallas Urban Elite coach Jazzy Hartwell told Rivals affiliate PurpleMenace.com "Karviar has been through a lot in life and you have [...]