While most schools have wrapped up their efforts for 2016, there's a team in each of the Power 5 conferences that have a lot riding on the last week of recruiting. Plus, Mississippi State will have a junior day this weekend that is expected to attract a lot of the Southeast's top underclassmen.
about 16 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
The top Pac-12 recruiting class is ranked just 15th in the nation, but there are enough names still on the board to make this conference race an exciting one. While Stanford holds the top spot, both UCLA and USC's signing days will be fascinating to watch.
about 16 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
Two top-10 teams are set to square off in Palo Alto as Notre Dame visits Stanford on Saturday. It's also looking more and more likely that these could be two programs in the top 10 of the recruiting class rankings when signing day rolls around.
about 80 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
That sound you heard Saturday was the Pac-12's chances of putting a team in the College Football Playoff crashing down. But on the plus side for the future, the sound also might have been recruits enjoying themselves at a handful of games.
about 90 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
USC and Stanford are off to terrific starts on the 2016 recruiting trail. The Trojans lead the conference with the No. 6 class nationally, while Stanford has the No. 11 group. While this game won't make or break either recruiting class, the Stanford-USC games the past few seasons have been exhilarating and have injected some momentum for the winner on the recruiting trail.
about 148 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. -- The Oakland Opening represented one of the final opportunities for prospects across the country to compete for an invitation to The Opening Finals, held in early July at the Nike Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon.
about 271 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. -- A loaded field led to 12 prospects punching tickets to The Opening Finals following Sunday's Oakland Opening Regional, and while every position group was represented, it was the defensive backs who received the most attention.
about 272 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
Dominating Florida is always critical for Florida State, but another secret to the Seminoles' success is doing well in Virginia, and highly-coveted corner Levonta Taylor could be the Noles' next big get from the state.
about 325 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
Clemson has never been shy about playing true freshmen -- most especially at receiver. The Tigers have been quite successful using their young guys at this spot since Dabo Swinney took over as full-time head coach in 2009.
about 367 days ago | Andrea Adelson | NCF On The Trail
Texas held its first-ever "Under The Lights" night camp inside Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium on Friday. While the event did not immediately result in new scholarship offers or commitments, we still learned plenty from Charlie Strong's final summer camp of 2014, which featured well more than 100 participants including at least 30 ESPN 300 prospects.