BATON ROUGE, La. -- There are some unknown variables when trying to figure out where true freshmen might play a big role on a team. Take LSU right tackle Vadal Alexander. The 2012 signee became a true freshman starter at right tackle halfway through the season, something nobody saw coming.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- With Ricky Seals-Jones making his pledge to Texas A&M Monday morning, LSU missed on a much-desired 2013 recruiting target and was perhaps left with a hole in its recruiting class after the Tigers parted ways with former commit Chuck Baker last week.
After two weeks of huge visitor turnouts, LSU's guest list tailed off a bit for Saturday's home finale against Ole Miss. The afternoon kickoff and the low-level opponent probably contributed to that, especially since the Tigers played marquee matchups against Alabama and Mississippi State in the weeks before.
about 610 days ago | David Helman | NCF On The Trail
Throughout the year, it has been the dream for junior college wide receiver Courtney Gardner to play at Oklahoma. But now Gardner is going in another direction. Gardner confirmed Monday afternoon his plans are no longer to play for the Sooners but to enter the 2013 NFL draft.
about 623 days ago | Bob Przybylo | NCF On The Trail
Every weekday morning, a member of the SoonerNation gives his take on three things happening in the Sooner sports world. 1. The Sooners held their final two-a-day on Wednesday as preseason camp starts to wind down.
about 705 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
As Oklahoma kicks off football practice this week, here are five storylines to watch this preseason: 1. How does Whaley look in pads? The injury to Ryan Broyles overshadowed the impact of the loss of Dominique Whaley, who suffered a season-ending ankle injury midway through the 2012 season.
about 719 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners