Rivalry weekend in the ACC did not receive the same attention as it did elsewhere, but several recruits took some time on their Thanksgiving weekend to either check out or tune in to games involving conference schools.
about 539 days ago | Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail
In the wake of several ESPN 300 recruits switching their college decisions, Damon Sayles, Erik McKinney, Jared Shanker and Derek Tyson join Phil Murphy to predict which committed recruits could sign elsewhere.
about 541 days ago | ESPN.com staff | NCF On The Trail
Miami was active with recruiting for its offensive line this weekend, while Florida State hosted one of its top targets on an official. Also, Duke and Virginia Tech each landed recruits for their 2015 class, and Maryland rebounded in a big way.
about 553 days ago | Corey Dowlar | NCF On The Trail
It is a chicken or the egg argument. Has the SEC ruled college football for much of the last decade because the conference annually places five or more teams among the top 10 of the recruiting rankings?
about 559 days ago | Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail
A look at the latest ESPN 300 for the 2014 class, by the numbers: 224: The number of prospects in the ESPN 300 who have committed. 126: The number of ESPN 300 commitments for teams in the latest AP Top 25.
about 569 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail
Editor's note: For a look at the national recruiter power rankings based only on Class of 2014 success, click here. The best head coaches are often called the closer when it comes to sealing the deal with recruits.
about 586 days ago | Corey Dowlar and Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail
Hope for the best but prepare for the worst. That is what college coaches must do when it comes to recruiting. Every coach would love to land their top target at every position, but coaches are forced to play the what-ifs and continue to recruit prospects lower on the recruiting board.
about 594 days ago | Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail
Five-star safety Quin Blanding (Virginia Beach, Va./Bayside High) was presented his honorary 2014 Under Armour All-America High School Football game jersey Sept. 4. Blanding, a Virginia commitment, is one of 90 players selected to compete in the seventh-annual Under Armour All-America Game, which will be nationally televised at 4 p.
about 619 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail
Florida State has the top class among ACC schools right now, but that is taking the Seminoles' entire 23-recruit class into account. The Noles don't have the best class at every position, as some of Florida State's top rivals are looking stronger at certain positions.
about 622 days ago | Jared Shanker | On The Trail: Southeast Region
The most important commitment in a team's recruiting class is a purely subjective. Is it the best overall recruit or the commit who fills the biggest need? Is it the lineman that has helped recruit other big-time prospects?
about 642 days ago | Corey Dowlar and Jared Shanker | On The Trail: East Region