The impact of a recruiting battle isn't felt until the prospect hits the field for whichever team he chose. The team that missed out is often left with a void that the prospect could have filled and the team that won is left gloating if he pans out.
about 853 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
National signing day has come and gone, which means we can begin to fully evaluate the recruiting haul each team collected. This week on the Big Ten blog, we're looking at which player or position group has the potential to make an instant impact for each conference team in 2017.
about 951 days ago | Dan Murphy | NCF On The Trail
Only four out of 44 ESPN 300 wide receivers are currently committed to SEC schools. For comparison sake, SEC schools signed 18 ESPN 300 wide receivers in the 2016 recruiting class, so there is certainly a lot of recruiting left to be done.
about 1230 days ago | Derek Tyson | NCF On The Trail
Ohio State, Oklahoma and Alabama lead the way with the most ESPN 300 commitments for the Class of 2017so far, but those are the names you would expect to see at the top. There are also a few unexpected programs making some noise with early success on the recruiting trail.
about 1232 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
With the spring evaluation period set to begin on April 15, every Pac-12 program holds at least one verbal commitment from a 2017 prospect, though the conference is off to its usual deliberate pace compared to the rest of the country.
about 1257 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
REDONDO BEACH, Calif. -- Twelve prospects, including two quarterbacks, walked away from Sunday's Opening Los Angeles Regional with golden tickets to The Opening or Elite 11 Finals, held in early July in Oregon.
about 1296 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
LSU probably had the biggest recruiting weekend by hosting several ESPN 300 prospects. Five-star prospects Shavar Manuel and Greg Little, along with other top defensive prospects Rahshaun Smith and LSU commit Saivion Smith, posed for a picture in the LSU locker room prior to the start of the game on Saturday.
about 1430 days ago | Derek Tyson | NCF On The Trail