When it comes to Texas A&M's spring, the first question surrounding the Aggies often relates to the quarterback battle and who is in the lead to succeed Johnny Manziel. The next question is usually relates to the defense, and how much better -- if at all -- the unit will be after a disastrous 2013 season.
about 745 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
Editor's note: This is the third part of a weeklong series looking at five position battles to watch in spring practice, which begins Feb. 28 for Texas A&M. When it comes to linebackers, the 2013 season was one of change for Texas A&M, at least when compared to 2012.
about 800 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
Less than two weeks remain until national signing day, and this was the second-to-last official visit weekend before Feb. 5. There were a couple of big decommitments, a few commitments and several key official visits.
about 823 days ago | Derek Tyson | NCF On The Trail
As expected, this was one of the busiest weeks in the Big 12 from a recruiting standpoint. Teams were looking to fill in last-minute vacancies, and players were looking to finalize their college plans.
about 823 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
The Early Offer is RecruitingNation's regular feature, giving you a daily dose of recruiting in the mornings. Today's offerings: Steve Sarkisian and USC landed a major building block for their future this past weekend when a blue-chip 2015 quarterback committed; a longtime Texas commit flipped to rival Texas A&M on Sunday; and a five-star cornerback said he will narrow his list to four schools early this week.
about 823 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
ESPN 300 linebacker Otaro Alaka (Houston/Cypress Falls) made it official on Sunday night: He's going to Texas A&M. The longtime Texas commit made his final decision and became the 22nd commitment of the Aggies' No.
Thursday is a big day for ESPN 300 outside linebacker Otaro Alaka (Houston/Cy Falls). Thursday, however, may be an even bigger day for both Texas and Texas A&M. In one of the biggest recruiting battles remaining, Alaka will host visits from both the Longhorns and Aggies on Thursday, a day that could ultimately break what Alaka's calling a tie in the race for his services.
about 827 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
When it comes to Big 12 programs, Texas is still the top dog in the ESPN class rankings -- but for how long? The Longhorns held on to the No. 13 spot nationally and the top spot in the conference, but Oklahoma is surging.
about 828 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
The dead period is in the rearview mirror, coaches are back on the road and the last three official visit weekends are set to begin. That means the rush to national signing day is upon us, and the scratching and clawing to close with a bang begins on Friday.
about 833 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail