From playing football with high school prospects minus his shirt, recreating prom proposals on Twitter and sending out pictures of birthday cakes in the shape of Texas,Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh has taken an unorthodox approach to recruiting.
about 1316 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
Michigan defensive coordinator D.J. Durkin was hired by Maryland to fill the vacant head coach position, the school announced Wednesday. Durkin helped first-year coach Jim Harbaugh establish a top defense in Ann Arbor, and also helped expand Michigan's recruiting net across the country.
about 1357 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
The final week of the regular season always brings excitement and that was certainly the case in the Big Ten. Recruiting is about to go into overdrive, so here is a look at what happened within the conference this past weekend and what's next.
about 1359 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
Rivalry Week brings out the best on the field and provides for an exciting atmosphere for recruits to visit. That held true this past weekend in the Big Ten, as plenty of teams saw major prospects in attendance for the games: Nebraska lost to Iowa but came away with two commitments from the weekend, including Florida safety Brandon Drayton.
about 1360 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
Defensive tackle Jordan Elliott is now Michigan's highest-rated commit. Read below to see what this ESPN 300 verbal means for the short and long term future of the Wolverines' defense: What he brings: Elliott is a big and powerful presence in the trenches.
about 1361 days ago | Craig Haubert | NCF On The Trail
Another exciting weekend within the Big Ten on the recruiting trail as we saw some ups and downs throughout the conference. A few teams lost commitments and some gained commitments, but most of the conference looks as though it's in store for an interesting lead up to signing day.
about 1373 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
Baylor used the nationally-televised game this past Saturday against Oklahoma to host around 70 high-profile prospects. While the Bears weren't able to come away with the victory, they certainly received plenty of positive reviews from the recruits in the stands.
about 1373 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
While things didn't go as expected on the field for Baylor Saturday against Oklahoma, the Bears still used the opportunity of a marquee, nationally televised Saturday night game to host a number of top recruits.
about 1374 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail