Notre Dame had long been searching to add another defensive tackle in the 2014 class. With the Irish losing four-star tackle Matt Dickerson (San Mateo, Calif./Junipero Serra) to UCLA in January, adding another lineman to the class became a priority.
about 913 days ago | Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
It's tough to imagine one college football player changing the fortunes of his program and its closest rival over the course of more than a decade. But that might just be the case with Reggie Bush, whose on-field actions helped USC become the dominant recruiting force in Southern California between 2006 and 2012, and whose off-field actions largely led to the NCAA taking 30 scholarships away from USC for the 2012-2014 seasons and creating a hole in the Southern California recruiting scene large enough for UCLA to climb through.
about 915 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
Not only are there six Pac-12 programs in the updated class rankings, all six are among the top 30 in the country. Arizona State still has the conference's top class at No. 16 overall, while Arizona checks in at No.
about 923 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
Defensive tackle Matt Dickerson (San Mateo, Calif./Junipero Serra) made a difficult call when he committed to Notre Dame in early August, selecting it over a long list of programs that extended offers.
about 929 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
With four tight ends making significant contributions to NFL rosters, Notre Dame is doing everything it can to chase down Stanford as the present day Tight End U. The Fighting Irish took another step toward that goal on Monday, grabbing a commitment from ESPN 300 tight end Tyler Luatua (La Mirada, Calif.
about 953 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
Notre Dame is going to recruit nationally, but it can be argued no two states are more important to the Fighting Irish's success on the trail than California and Florida. Within the last 24 hours, they have scored major wins in each state with the addition of four-star products.
about 1088 days ago | Jared Shanker | NCF On The Trail
Things were much quieter for USC recruiting this July than they were in the same month last year, when the Trojans landed verbal commitments from eight highly touted prospects to bring their total to a whopping 18 before the start of the high school season.
The USC recruiting class might not be high in numbers yet, but the quality appears to be on par with what the coaching staff landed last signing day. Of the four verbal commitments eligible for inclusion in the ESPN 300, three made the cut in the newly released list: No.
about 1135 days ago | Blair Angulo | NCF On The Trail
The 2014 recruiting cycle is more than four months old, which means USC's board is taking shape as the summer approaches. With up to 20 available scholarships, the Trojans will look to add to the six defensive prospects they signed in the previous cycle.