The speech given by Timo Cruz in response to the question "What is your deepest fear?" is an excerpt from "A Return to Love" (1992) by Marianne Williamson. (Commonly misattributed to Nelson Mandela's 1994 Inaugural Address.)
Both Texas Battle and Antwon Tanner were in the tv series One Tree Hill. Texas Battle appeared in 2 episodes of season 3 as a friend of Nathan Scott's from basketball camp "Tony Battle. Where as Antwon Tanner starred as Antwon "Skills" Taylor, recurring and then main character and good friend to Lucas and later on Nathan Scott.