When the Ultimate ESPN 300 was released on Monday, there were some noticeable surprises. Some players shot to near the top of the list early on in their careers, while other players weren't ranked high coming out of college but now appear on this prestigious list.
about 1102 days ago | Derek Tyson | NCF On The Trail
The Texas-Oklahoma rivalry is bigger than football, but it's always a fun topic of discussion when the rivalry talk turns to past success. It's a conversation starter with the release of the Ultimate ESPN 300 class rankings, which ranks every top recruit since 2006.
about 1485 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
It's always fun to think back to the former stars of college football recruiting. The Big 12 had a few players who made an impact during their respective recruiting processes. Here are five players from the Big 12 who made the top 50 of the ESPN Ultimate 300.
about 1486 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
NORMAN, Okla. -- Well before an official announcement welcoming him to the Sooners' coaching staff, Jerry Montgomery was stumping on the recruiting trail, pitching Oklahoma to some of the top defensive line prospects in the Class of 2014.
about 1823 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- After back-to-back three-loss seasons, Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops is shaking things up again. Jackie Shipp, Stoops' longtime defensive tackles coach, will not be returning to Sooners' staff in 2013, multiple sources confirmed to ESPN.
about 1837 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Round one goes to Oklahoma. With the commitment of 2014 ESPN Watch List running back Devon Thomas (Broken Arrow, Okla./Broken Arrow) to OU on Saturday night, the Sooners have struck the first blow in potential Bedlam recruiting battles of in-state prospects for the 2014 class.
about 1921 days ago | Bob Przybylo | Oklahoma Sooners
Jason in Oklahoma City writes: Excluding the 2000 team that won the title, I would think that the 2004 team and the 2008 team were probably the best teams in the stoops era. So if you had Sam Bradford, Jermaine Gresham, DeMarco Murray, Chris Brown, Gerald McCoy, Duke Robinson, Phil Loadholt and Nic Harris go up against Jason White, Adrian Peterson, Mark Clayton, Jammal Brown, Brandon Jones, Dan Cody, Donte Nicholson and Antonio Perkins, who do you think would come out on top?
about 2110 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Jake Trotter answers readers' questions about Oklahoma football in his mailbag every Friday. Got a question for Jake? Submit it here. Robert in West Columbia, Texas, writes: It seems OU has fallen off in the talent on the defensive side of the ball, what will it take to rebound?
about 2219 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners