With recent commitments from junior quarterbacks Tate Martell and Hunter Johnson, Ryan Kelley now becomes the most-wanted quarterback in the country. 1. With virtually all of the top quarterbacks in the 2016 class off the board, recruiters are looking to the 2017 class to fill their needs at the position.
about 1395 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
The Utah Utes couldn't quite reel in several top in-state prospects in 2015, but will have another opportunity this year. At present, the Utes' 2016 recruiting class contains two Beehive State recruits as Utah continues to look to take another step forward in the conference recruiting race.
about 1484 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. -- While there was significant buzz created by the 12 prospects who earned invitations to The Opening Finals following Sunday's Oakland Opening regional, there also were several trends that emerged from the event: Defensive backs on rise:Heading into this spring, all the talk in California centered around the wide receivers.
about 1493 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. -- The Oakland Opening represented one of the final opportunities for prospects across the country to compete for an invitation to The Opening Finals, held in early July at the Nike Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon.
about 1494 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
The West region's elite talent will have an opportunity to assert itself this Sunday, as the Nike Opening Regionals returns to California. The March 8 stop in Southern California helped nine recruits punch their tickets to The Opening Finals and another strong group is slated to hit the field this weekend.
about 1497 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
California will always be the first and last stop for Pac-12 coaches on the recruiting trail. In the 2015 class, 129 prospects from the Golden State signed with Pac-12 schools and no conference program signed fewer than five.
about 1561 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
Hundreds of the West's top prospects will head to Las Vegas this weekendfor one of the region's marquee 7-on-7 events -- the Pylon Elite 7v7. For the past seven years, this event has helped unknown prospects become household recruiting names and provides potential bragging rights for the team who can stake a claim as the West's best.
about 1574 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
From USC's bounce-back win over Notre Dame, to a Territorial Cup victory, to a big visitor list on the Palouse, recruits were in attendance at the Pac-12's rivalry games this past weekend and shared their experiences through social media.
about 1663 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail