Everything was set up so perfectly for the Longhorns prior to kickoff on Saturday afternoon. They came in riding a six-game winning streak with a chance to make it seven against a marquee opponent in Oklahoma State, who was in search of its sixth straight victory.
about 405 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail
Go ahead and mark this down as the biggest recruiting weekend of the season for the Texas Longhorns. It would have been impossible to comprehend that statement in mid-September when turmoil was at an all-time high around the program following back-to-back demoralizing losses to BYU and Ole Miss.
about 407 days ago | William Wilkerson | 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 college football coaches will tell you that when it comes to recruiting, their business is an art.
about 437 days ago | Damon Sayles | NCF On The Trail
Senior cornerback Jermaine Roberts (New Orleans, La./Saint Augustine High) was presented his honorary game jersey during the American Family Insurance Selection Tour for the 2014 Under Armour All-America High School Game at Saint Augustine High School in New Orleans on Friday.
about 443 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail
For the fifth straight week, there is very little change in Recruiting Nation's class rankings. Thirteen of the 14 SEC teams are ranked in the top 40, including nine of the top 16, and top-ranked Alabama is holding a big lead over any and all pursuers.
about 451 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail
The Early Offer is RecruitingNation's regular feature, giving you a daily dose of recruiting in the mornings. Today's offerings: Oklahoma hopes its talent pipeline to California hasn't dried up, ESPN 2 and ESPNU have Friday night broadcasts that feature around 10 ESPN 300 prospects; and even without a head coach USC remains active on the recruiting trail.
about 451 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
NEW ORLEANS -- Texas A&M, Alabama and LSU must wait until Saturday to learn if running back Leonard Fournette (New Orleans/St. Augustine) will visit College Station, Texas, for the Aggies' clash with No.
about 469 days ago | Mitch Sherman | NCF On The Trail
There is still plenty of work for every Big 12 program to do before the completion of the 2014 recruiting cycle. But one can begin to at least paint an outline for how each class is going to look come February.
about 473 days ago | William Wilkerson | On The Trail: Midlands Region
Being the Joneses has its perks. But when the Joneses can't live up to their own way of living, things can go awry very quickly. Manny Diaz found out just how quickly Sunday afternoon when he was relieved of his duties as Texas' defensive coordinator not even 24 hours after the Longhorns gave up a school-record 550 rushing yards and 679 total yards to BYU in an embarrassing 40-21 loss in Provo, Utah.
about 474 days ago | William Wilkerson | On The Trail: Midlands Region