We've taken a look the past few days at what's happened to the best recruits across the Big 12 the past four years. Here's a refresher:
And signing day has arrived, so here's who'll begin their career with plenty of hype and expectation next fall.
No. 7: Malcolm Brown, RB, Texas
No. 11: Aaron Green, RB, Nebraska
No. 21: Quandre Diggs, CB, Texas
No. 31: Desmond Jackson, DT, Texas
No. 35: Brandon Williams, RB, Oklahoma
No. 50: Jamal Turner, ATH, Nebraska (QB)
No. 51: Trey Metoyer, WR, Oklahoma
No. 55: Steve Edmond, LB, Texas
No. 64: Danzel Williams, ATH, Oklahoma
No. 87: Josh Turner, ATH, Texas
No. 93: Sedrick Flowers, OG, Texas
No. 101: Nathan Hughes, DE, Oklahoma
No. 103: Jordan Wade, DT, Oklahoma
No. 109: Charles Jackson, CB, Nebraska
No. 115: Bubba Starling, QB, Nebraska
No. 119: Jordan Phillips, DT, Oklahoma
No. 124: Herschel Sims, RB, Oklahoma State
No. 133: Leroy Scott, CB, Texas
Nobody knows how any of these players' careers will play out, but as we've seen in the past, there might be some guys from this group who never see this field, and there might be a Heisman winner. Right now, you never know.
I learned quite a bit in going over the past five years in recruiting across the Big 12, so I'll have some thoughts and observations later this week from what I saw from the ESPNU 150 from 2006-11.