BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU's 2014 recruiting class was important, not just because of the significant talent infusion that it provided, but also because of the numerous holes that the Tigers needed to fill.
Brandon Martin broke out the cruelest hashtag of all on national signing day: #decommit. Martin, a four-star wide receiver, announced via Twitter on Wednesday morning that he would flip from Missouri and sign with home-state LSU.
about 900 days ago | David Ching | NCF On The Trail
The third weekend in January is always a busy -- if not the busiest -- weekend in the recruiting cycle. College coaches are allowed to contact recruits face-to-face again and the college football season is over, so both players and coaches have turned their attention to the final few weeks of recruiting.
about 917 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
The third weekend in January is annually the biggest official visit weekend of the recruiting cycle and that's definitely true for 2015 and in Big 12 territory. All but a few conference schools are expected to host prospects on campus this weekend and there will be plenty of major news to come following these trips, especially at places like Texas, Oklahoma and Iowa State.
about 919 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
Few recruiting battles are more intriguing than the ones going on in Texas for high-profile players such as Daylon Mack, Soso Jamabo and Chris Warren III. What schools they pick could tilt recruiting supremacy in the Lone Star State moving forward 1.
about 920 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
Now that Randy Shannon has been officially announced as a part of the Florida coaching staff, the expectations for success in South Florida are high for the Gators. 1. You have to give Florida coach Jim McElwain credit for understanding how important it is to have a proven recruiter in South Florida.
about 930 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Todd Wofford knows a good football player when he sees him. As the coach at Central Gwinnett High School, Wofford has worked with some special players over the years, including ESPN 300 outside linebacker and current Alabama commitment Adonis Thomas and current Ohio State linebacker Trey Johnson.
about 935 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
Nick Brossette is honored to be playing in the Under Armour All-America Game. But what will make the experience truly special is having his mom, who's battling multiple myeloma, there in the stands to watch him.
about 940 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | ESPN RecruitingNation
ESPN 300 receiver Tyron Johnson said he's "80 percent" sure of where he's going but things could change dramatically if LSU steps up its pursuit. The battle to land Nick Brossette will be one of the biggest storylines heading into the final months of recruiting.
about 980 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail