A potential conference champion is rarely considered an under-the-radar team. But in a Big 12 loaded with all kinds of attractive storylines, 8-1 Oklahoma State -- the team chosen as the preseason conference champion -- has taken a back seat to the other conference spectacles.
about 621 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
Hours after Sports Illustrated released a report on Tuesday alleging that former Oklahoma State players received improper funding from coaches and boosters, ESPN 300 running back Devon Thomas (Broken Arrow, Okla.
about 685 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
Each week Big Ten recruiting reporters Tom VanHaaren and Brad Bournival outline a few big high school games involving Big Ten recruits and commits. Here is this week's list: Canton (Ohio) GlenOak at Massillon (Ohio) Washington, Thursday: This is one coaches at Arkansas, Florida, Michigan State, Ohio State and West Virginia will have their eyes on.
about 691 days ago | Tom VanHaaren and Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail
Three of the best offensive weapons the state of Texas has to offer, regardless of class, committed to three different Big 12 programs this past week. Those recruits, as well as a look at a startling number of big-time uncommitted prospects left in the state, highlight this week's top Big 12 storylines: Baylor has 'it' "It" at Baylor can stand for a few things.
about 712 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail
With the help of ESPN 300 prospects announcing their verbal commitments, two Big 12 schools saw a slight rise in the latest ESPN class rankings. Because of one Big 12 school's rise, another Big 12 school took a slight fall in the rankings.
about 712 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
A somewhat-slow weekend turned into a definite weekend to watch for the Big 12 early Saturday afternoon. By the end of Sunday, and six players -- including two ESPN 300 players -- had committed to play in the conference.
about 715 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
Oklahoma State had a nice day on the recruiting trail Sunday, nabbing a pair of prospects from the Lone Star State. The Cowboys picked up commitments from a pair of Houston Alief Taylor teammates, ESPN 300 cornerback Chris Hardeman and three-star receiver Keenen Brown, according to Alief Taylor recruiting coordinator Cedric Hardeman.
about 715 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | NCF On The Trail
For the first time in nearly 13 months, ESPN 300 cornerback Chris Hardeman (Houston/Alief Taylor) is an uncommitted prospect. Hardeman had been committed to LSU since July 16, 2012, but decommitted on Sunday, according to his father, Cedric Hardeman.
about 722 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail