Jamal Marcus was staring at a great opportunity at Ohio State. With defensive end Noah Spence suspended for the first two games of the 2014 season, Marcus was the favorite to start in Spence's place to begin the year.
about 857 days ago | Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
Signing day certainly lived up to the hype. With commitments, decommitments and drama across the board, there was a ton of action throughout the day within the Big Ten. The biggest news on the day was when ESPN 300 defensive lineman Malik McDowell (Southfield, Mich.
about 968 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Either way, Urban Meyer admitted he was going to put on a smile. After going down to the wire with one of his most important targets, the Ohio State coach made it clear that the one he was sporting on signing day on Wednesday was genuine and not the fake one he thought he might need if Jamarco Jones spurned his program.
about 968 days ago | Austin Ward | On The Trail: Midwest Region
There have been commitments and decommitments across the board in the Big Ten, which means there has been movement among the class rankings. As signing day approaches, teams will be looking to fill the final spots in their class.
about 982 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
As usual there is a ton of action happening around signing day. The Big Ten has had commitments, decommitments, offers and everything in between. Here is a look at what took place within the conference on the recruiting trail this past week: Biggest commitment: Indiana picked up two commitments in linebacker Tegray Scales (Cincinnati/Colerain) and flipped Rutgers commit Waynedriko Smith (Orlando, Fla.
about 984 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
The Early Offer is RecruitingNation's regular feature, giving you a daily dose of recruiting in the mornings. Monday's offerings: The nation's No. 1 receiver visited LSU over the weekend, but it's just the first part of his tour throughout the Southeast this week; Derrick Griffin is back in Texas after a short stint at a prep school, and it will help him get back on the recruiting map; and Nebraska's loss is Kansas State's gain.
about 984 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
Junior college defensive tackle Terrell Clinkscales (Dodge City, Kan./Dodge City Community College) tweeted Sunday that he has decommitted from Nebraska. This is the second defensive line decommit this week for the Cornhuskers after defensive end Darius Slade (Montclair, N.
about 985 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
Visits can change everything for a recruit, and that holds true for Nebraska's newest commitment, Darius Slade (Montclair, N.J./Montclair). The three-star defensive end had the Cornhuskers dead last on his list of schools he was considering before his visit, but now he couldn't be happier with his decision to join Nebraska.
about 1024 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
Three-star defensive end Darius Slade (Montclair, N.J./Montclair) has a top three and is nearing a final decision. Slade is down to Michigan State, Nebraska and Penn State and is hoping to announce his college choice at a press conference on Wednesday, though the details haven't been worked out.
about 1025 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail