We're taking snapshots of each position group with every Big Ten team entering the spring. Up next: the defensive backs. Illinois: The secondary returns mostly intact from 2013, as Illinois returns starters at both cornerback spots (V'Angelo Bentley and Eaton Spence), as well as Zane Petty, who started the final seven games at free safety.
about 1004 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Athlete Leroy Clark (Miami, Fla./Archbishop Carroll) has committed to Purdue, multiple sources report. Clark chose the Boilermakers over offers from Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Mississippi State, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, West Virginia and Florida International.
about 1455 days ago | RecruitingNation | On The Trail: Southeast Region
All the notes that are fit for digital print as we prepare for Week 4 of the rapidly-moving Florida high school football season. Breaking down recruiting in Miami-Dade: One of the great things about recruiting in the state of Florida is that the state is so big and so chock full of talent that it can be broken down into several regions (and even subregions of those regions).
about 1535 days ago | Corey Long | On The Trail: Southeast Region
The University of Alabama's first summer prospect camp began on Sunday and will run through Wednesday. The Crimson Tide coaching staff is expected to host an elite group of prospects, coming in from all over the country.
about 1644 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | Alabama Crimson Tide
One glimpse at the highlight tape of Ahmad Thomas (Miami/Central) makes it easy to see the physical traits which piqued the interest of Oklahoma. The safety prospect committed to the Sooners on Tuesday, becoming the program's eighth commitment for the class of 2013.
about 1656 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --With two early safety commits from Watch List players Nick Washington and Keanu Neal, Florida could realistically be done recruiting the position. But with so many talented safeties on Florida's board, the Gators are almost certain to take one or two more.
about 1731 days ago | Derek Tyson | Florida Gators