Category: college football recruiting

Will Muschamp Says an Early Signing Day Would Help College Football Recruiting

Monday, February 11th, 2013

When Urban Meyer left Florida, Will Muschamp was the guy the Gators tabbed to fill those huge shoes. That task is never an easy one. After a rocky first season in Gainesville, Muschamp looks like a guy with the goods to keep Florida chasing national titles. The Gators went a ...

Kevin Sumlin Says the Texas A&M Aggies are Still Playing Catch-Up in the SEC

Friday, February 8th, 2013

When Texas A&M joined the SEC there were many detractors. Not only was Kevin Sumlin making the leap from the University of Houston in Conference USA but he was bringing a wide-open, high-scoring offense to the toughest and most physical conference in all of college football. After the first SEC ...

Urban Meyer: “The Stars Lined Up” With This Year’s Recruiting Class

Friday, February 8th, 2013

The Ohio State Buckeyes weren't eligible to play for the BCS national championship this year, but wrapped up an undefeated season anyway. Coach Urban Meyer says that success, combined with the fact that his coaching staff maintained consistency, went a long way in building a recruiting class ranked in the ...

Hugh Freeze, Ole Miss Make the Most Noise on National Signing Day

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

When National Signing Day began on Wednesday, Ole Miss wasn't necessarily expected to have one of the top 10 recruiting classes in the country. When the dust settled, Hugh Freeze's class had made some folks' top five. It led many, particularly on Twitter, to wonder just how it all could ...

Marcus Dupree Says He Never Took Any Money From Recruiters

Friday, November 12th, 2010

The story of Marcus Dupree, as told in the film The Best That Never Was, was an instant hit and should be regarded as one of the top films in ESPN's 30 for 30. And, considering the reviews that the series has received, that's saying something. The story described how Dupree ...

NCAA College Football National Signing Day: Coaches From Bowl Winning Non BCS Schools

Thursday, February 5th, 2009

Wednesday was National Signing Day in College Football. For programs around the country not affiliated with one of the six Bowl Championship Series conferences, keeping pace in the recruiting race for the country's top athletes is no small order of business. For the coaches below though, there have been plenty ...