Louisiana's 10 biggest recruiting battles in 2017

Recruiting tugs-of-war in talent-rich Louisiana (2:05)

Recruiting reporter Jeremy Crabtree joins ESPN's Phil Murphy to break down the hottest tugs-of-war for Louisiana prospects in the 2017 class. (2:05)

Louisiana has always been one of the top recruiting territories in the county, but after the incredibly deep 2014 and 2016 classes, you could make an argument it's right up there with Georgia and Florida for producing the top amount of elite talent in the Southeast. The 2017 class is also shaping up to be a group to remember with 13 players ranked in the ESPN Junior 300 and around 20 players with high-level offers already. Here’s a look at Louisiana’s top 10 recruiting battles for the 2017 class.