Recruiting rivalries. No matter if two teams are pushing for a national title or in a rebuilding stage, recruiting gets the people going. Nothing ruffles the feathers of recruiting fans more than monitoring the process of a player considering one school and its big rival.
about 355 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
Senior defensive tackle Garrald McDowell (Covington, La./Covington) was presented his honorary game jersey Thursday at Covington High School during the American Family Insurance Selection Tour for the 2014 Under Armour All-America High School Football Game.
about 358 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail
BATON ROUGE, La. -- This time, the big dogs will come out. After a relatively light June camp, LSU's July camp is expected to be star-studded, with top players from across the country expected to attend.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- Louisiana and LSU targets were well represented at the Opening. Speedy Noil won the Nike SPARQ competition. Plenty of others performed admirably. Who did the most to help themselves?
about 439 days ago | Gary Laney | NCF On The Trail
BATON ROUGE, La. -- GTN writer Gary Laney took your questions. From Kolt (Baton Rouge): What are our chances of landing a No. 1 class? Gary Laney: I've been asked that a lot and I have to say despite where it is right now -- ranked No.
BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Even with dynamic two-way athletes Michiah Quick (Fresno, Calif./Central) and John "JuJu" Smith (Long Beach, Calif./Poly) lining up with the offense Monday in the first day of The Opening, the defensive backs were a standout group as it relates to USC recruiting.
about 446 days ago | Blair Angulo | NCF On The Trail
BEAVERTON, Ore. -- One of the first things that stands out at an event such as The Opening is how guys pass the eye test. While we have seen most of the prospects in attendance, some on multiple occasions, there are a few we haven't seen yet.
about 446 days ago | Tom Luginbill and Craig Haubert | NCF On The Trail
Now that five-star defensive tackle Andrew Brown (Chesapeake, Va./Oscar Frommel Smith) has verbally committed to Virginia, his other four finalists -- Alabama, FSU, Virginia Tech and Clemson -- are forced to look in other directions.
about 448 days ago | Derek Tyson | On The Trail: Southeast Region
BATON ROUGE, La. -- With The Opening set for next week at Beaverton, Ore., here are some storylines to follow for LSU fans. 1. Fastest man again? A year ago, LSU commit Jeryl Brazil, a Louisiana product, was the fastest player at the opening, running a 4.