Now that they've signed their letters of intent, Texas' incoming recruits can officially toss their stars in the trash. They don't matter now. While such ratings and rankings are helpful throughout the recruiting process, they mean nothing once a kid sets foot on campus and joins the program.
With national signing day in the books, RecruitingNation is looking at the top position classes. For the full series, click here. Nationally (and SEC) The top class of defensive backs goes to Alabama, by a landslide.
about 1397 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail
Ranking recruits is an unscientific process. If it were, it would be easy to predict future all-conference teams. As an exercise, I've cobbled together what an All-Big 12 team would look like based exclusively on ESPN's freshman recruiting rankings -- though chances are, actual All-Big 12 teams down the road will have a very different look.
about 1403 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Charlie Strong has officially been named Mack Brown's successor at Texas. It's a move that appears to get thumbs up from many of his future athletes. As 2014 Texas recruits waited to hear who would be their future head coach, many of them were hoping for the right fit.
about 1441 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Team Nitro and Team Highlight took to the fields at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports on an overcast Sunday morning for Day 1 of practice for Thursday's Under Armour All-America Game (ESPN, 4 p.
about 1448 days ago | Derek Tyson | NCF On The Trail
Orlando -- ESPN 300 defensive back Jermaine Roberts (New Orleans/St. Augustine) is still committed to Texas, but is keeping his options open. The No. 197-ranked prospect, who is participating at the Under Armour All-America Game this week, has already set up a visit and has been in contact with a few schools.
about 1449 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
If all eyes weren't on the Heisman Trophy race Saturday, then they were on Mack Brown's impending resignation as head coach of the Texas Longhorns. Add that in with the multiple junior college pledges to Big 12 programs, and you have a pretty solid weekend of recruiting as we approach the middle of the month.
about 1461 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail