BEAVERTON, Ore. -- The Opening has concluded and it did not disappoint. The top prospects in the nation were invited to Nike headquarters to display their ability and compete against the best of the best.
about 1365 days ago | Derek Tyson and Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
ESPN 300 linebacker Dillon Bates committed to Tennessee on Wednesday at The Opening. Here's how RecruitingNation's talent scouts think he'll fit in Knoxville. What he brings: Bates is a sound linebacker prospect and just a disciplined overall football player who leaves it all on the field, similar to how his father former Tennessee Volunteer Bill Bates played in his lengthy NFL career as a special-teams standout.
about 1365 days ago | Craig Haubert | NCF On The Trail
The Opening, presented by Nike, will feature 162 of the best high school football players in the country. The event, which will include linemen, 7-on-7 and SPARQ testing competitions, is set to run from June 30 to July 3 at the Nike headquarters in Beaverton, Ore.
about 1376 days ago | Derek Tyson and Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- ESPN 150 linebacker Dillon Bates (Ponte Vedra, Fla./Ponte Vedra) is no stranger to the game of football. His well-known father, Bill Bates, starred at Tennessee and had a 15-year NFL career with the Dallas Cowboys.
about 1401 days ago | Derek Tyson | Texas Longhorns
BuckeyeNation continues to hit the road in search of budding Division I talent that should catch the eyes of Ohio State fans. Here's what we came up with this week: This week's targets: BuckeyeNation swung out to Lorain County to look at some of the bigger names the area has to offer.
about 1408 days ago | Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail
Each week, Tales From The Road will provide news and updates about where Florida's coaches are recruiting and the prospects making headlines. This week's targets: For the fourth straight week, Florida coaches were on the road recruiting.
about 1415 days ago | Derek Tyson | On The Trail: Southeast Region