By a conservative count, more than two dozen true freshmen made significant impacts for their teams during the 2014 season, with players such as Oregon running back Royce Freeman and USC do-it-all talent Adoree' Jackson stealing headlines all season.
about 471 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
No. 1 ranked inside linebacker Leo Lewis of Brookhaven (Mississippi) High School changed his commitment once from Alabama to Ole Miss and all indications are the four-star linebacker is about to have another change of heart.
about 472 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
The penultimate weekend of the regular season is upon us, and that means some serious recruiting weekends in store for several Pac-12 programs. A look at the top three recruiting visits in the Pac-12 includes one staff taking advantage of hosting its rivalry game and two others bringing in recruits to witness their final home games of the regular season.
about 527 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
Heading into the season, the Pac-12 rivalry game likely to be separated by the most distance in the standings was the Big Game. With Stanford looking to challenge for a spot in the inaugural College Football Playoff and Cal looking to escape the conference cellar, the fact that these two teams are playing for bowl eligibility this weekend is somewhat surreal.
about 529 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
With only three Pac-12 games on Saturday, it looked as if it could be a light recruiting weekend in the conference. And while there wasn't much in the way of visitors, Stanford hosted two intriguing unofficial visitors and Sunday brought some significant news in the way of a commitment and a new name for Pac-12 recruiting fans to put on their boards.
about 530 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
While Stanford's trip to Oregon this weekend has lost some of its preseason luster, it's still a matchup of two Pac-12 North and recruiting powers. The No. 5 Ducks look to be back on track after stumbling against Arizona and look to have an opportunity to run the table and earn a spot in the inaugural College Football Playoff.
about 549 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
To win in the SEC, Arkansas knew it had to keep the star-studded 2015 in-state recruiting class at home, and that's exactly what it has done. Plus, a rival recruiter believes Notre Dame's class will be in the top five by the time signing day arrives.
about 552 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
Stanford and Utah took advantage of big weekends, posting home wins in front of a number of important visitors. The Cardinal hosted four official visitors for their big win against Oregon State, while the Utes had several official visitors and at least one out of state 2016 unofficial visitor.
about 553 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail