There is never a good week to lose in the playoffs, but taking an L this weekend would really sting. The winner of each of these games will advance to play for their respective state championships next week at Cowboys Stadium.
about 1236 days ago | William Wilkerson | Texas Longhorns
Northwestern plucked another player out of the Lone Star State to pick up its 12th commit, and first tight end commit, of the 2013 recruiting class on Thursday. Tight end Jayme Taylor (The Woodlands, Texas/The Woodlands) has verbally committed to the Wildcats.
about 1390 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
Apparently two offensive line commitments in a single weekend was not enough for Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald. So, he added another one Monday. Three-star offensive tackle Sam Coverdale (Chagrin Falls, Ohio/Kenston) announced via Twitter he committed to Northwestern late Monday afternoon.
about 1421 days ago | Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail
It would not be an exaggeration to say Tyler Lancaster (Plainfield, Ill./Plainfield East) jumped on the Northwestern offer the second he received it. If one had talked with Lancaster on Thursday night, though, he would have said there was little chance he'd commit on the spot.
about 1424 days ago | Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail
Three-star offensive guard Brad North (Allen, Texas) has committed to play for Northwestern, multiple sources report. The 6-foot-2, 280-pound prospect also received scholarship offers from Arkansas State, Boise State, Colorado State, Houston, Nevada, North Texas, San Diego State, Utah State, Texas-San Antonio, Wake Forest and Washington State.