Recruiting took center stage for most of the BCS's top programs in Week 12 as they took a break from conference competition. But even those teams with a lot on the line this past week couldn't pass up the opportunity to make an impact in the 2014 class.
about 733 days ago | ESPN RecruitingNation | ESPN.com
The first time wide receiver X'avier Shepherd (Lakewood, Calif./Lakewood) stepped onto the Utah campus, he pulled the trigger on a commitment. The second time -- this past weekend for his official visit -- he firmed up an already-firm pledge.
about 754 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
GigEmNation writer Sam Khan Jr. chatted with readers on Friday about Texas A&M football and recruiting. Here's the full transcript of the chat. The Aggies begin a three-game SEC road stretch on Saturday night when they take on Auburn at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
about 757 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
Four-star defensive end Joe Mathis (Upland, Calif./Upland) is one of the more sought-after uncommitted defensive prospects in the West, and the 6-foot-4, 255-pound standout will give two schools a chance to make a big impression in the coming weekends.
about 774 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
Here are this week's top high school football games featuring USC recruits: Upland (Calif.) vs. Rancho Cucamonga (Calif.) at Los Osos High School: USC cornerback commit Chris Hawkins might finally get tested this week.
UPLAND, Calif. -- Defensive end Joe Mathis (Upland, Calif./Upland) didn't shy away from competition this offseason, even though he might have had a reason to. The 6-foot-4, 255-pound lineman said he fractured a bone in his foot back in April, but pushed through the injury this summer and took part in several camps.
about 815 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail