Five schools that need big 2018 recruiting returns

Tom Herman finished with the No. 33-ranked 2017 recruiting class and only five ESPN 300 signees. AP Photo/Eric Gay

The 2017 class is in the books, but there is barely time for a deep exhale as attention now quickly turns to the 2018 recruiting cycle. While many programs will try to build off a successful year on the trail, others will be looking to rebound and improve. While not all their situations are equal, these five teams need a big year in recruiting.