Customize ESPN

2022 RECRUITING CYCLE

2022 college football recruiting class rankings: Ohio State starts at No. 1

Ohio State finished the 2021 recruiting cycle with the No. 2-ranked class, and the Buckeyes open the 2022 cycle at No. 1.

Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports

Texas among teams that need big 2022 recruiting classes

Texas and South Carolina are among the college football teams that need to step up their recruiting efforts for next year's class.

Mark J. Rebilas/USA TODAY Sports

College football recruiting: Where things stand in the Class of 2022

The recruiting dead period is still in place, but college football coaches have begun shifting their efforts from the 2021 class to the 2022 cycle.

Georgia Athletics

    Top Headlines

    KEY 2022 RECRUITS

    Top 2022 recruits who remind us of current stars

    To find the next Sam Howell or Garrett Wilson, look no further than the college football prospects in the Class of 2022.

    ThreeStep

    Rising recruits to know in the Class of 2022

    Which college football prospects truly stood out and improved their recruiting rankings over the past few months?

    ThreeStep

    Recruiting notebook: How Harold Perkins' family helped him break into top 10

    Many college football prospects, including top linebacker Harold Perkins, who was displaced after Hurricane Katrina, are going to take advantage of visits when the recruiting dead period ends.

    ThreeStep

    COLLEGE FOOTBALL

    D-I regular recruiting calendars to resume June 1

    Division I sports will return to their regular recruiting calendars beginning on June 1, the NCAA announced on Thursday.

    Kirby Lee/USA TODAY Sports

    What college football recruiting will look like when the dead period ends

    The NCAA recruiting dead period will end on June 1. What are prospects and coaches saying about how visits will look like?

    AP Photo/Paul Vernon

    RECRUITS TO THE PROS

    Zach Wilson among top draft prospects who started as an overlooked recruit

    Zach Wilson isn't the only player who went from being a three-star recruit to a future first-round NFL draft pick.

    Kirby Lee/USA TODAY Sports

    What No. 1 NFL draft picks were like as college football recruits

    Before they were drafted first overall, how good were Matthew Stafford, Joe Burrow and Kyler Murray as college football recruits?

    Doug Benc/Getty Images

    2022's top recruits

    • ThreeStep
    • Top 300 players in the Class of 2022

      Walter Nolen is one of thee top defensive prospects in the Class of 2022, but who are the other top prospects you should keep an eye on?

    Where do top players come from?

    • A. Micah Smith illustration
    • College football recruiting's true battlegrounds

      Where do college football's best players come from? Like in an election, winning in the battleground counties can produce classes full of recruits that make the difference in winning it all.

    Customize ESPN