Aggie a Finalist on American Idol

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An Aggie could be the next American Idol.

Jason Castro of Rowlett has made it into the top 24 on the hit reality show.

Castro, 20, is a construction science major at Texas A&M.

He admitted that he was overwhelmed when he to got the Hollywood invite.

"When I found out I was in the top 24 it was pretty surreal, " Castro said. "I was kind of in a daze, I mean, just from the whole day even heading up, I was like, I was just emotionally drained the whole day watching everybody. It was more towards the end and I was just exhausted and I went and I was just like, when I found out I was just like wow is this real you know. "