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Don't deny climate change: Recruiting rankings matter

Do recruiting rankings matter? The answer is a resounding "Yes!"
Don't deny climate change: Recruiting rankings matter

Don’t be that guy.

 

Don’t be the old, stodgy curmudgeon who refuses to acknowledge that society moves forward.

 

College Football's Top 10 Impact True Freshmen for 2015

Which freshmen could have the biggest impact?
College Football's Top 10 Impact True Freshmen for 2015

College football’s 2015 National Signing Day is officially in the books. Prospects from across the nation and for all 128 FBS programs inked a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday, which should provide all coaches with a good snapshot of how their program looks for the upcoming season.

 

How College Football's New Coaches Recruited in 2015

How did the new coaches perform on Signing Day?
How College Football's New Coaches Recruited in 2015

Recruiting is the basic blueprint for any college football program. And recruiting isn’t just a one-month exercise, as coaches are essentially on the trail all year for multiple classes.

 

College Football 2015 Team Recruiting Rankings

Nick Saban is once again the king of the recruiting trail.
2015 Consensus Team Recruiting Rankings

It's starting to get boring — although, the 2015 recruiting national championship race was closer than it has been in years. 

 

National Signing Day 2015 Winners and Losers

Gus Malzahn and Auburn were big winners on Signing Day
National Signing Day 2015: Winners and Losers

National Signing Day 2015 is (mostly) over and Alabama is once again the champion of the recruiting trail, according to ESPN and 247Sports. In fact, it's almost boring how good Nick Saban and Alabama has been at luring talent to Tuscaloosa, landing their fifth consecutive recruiting championship.

 

Programs like Alabama, Ohio State, Florida State and Clemson all signed elite top 10 classes but were mostly inactive on National Signing Day. That wasn't the case in the state of Florida, out West in the Pac-12 or down on the Plains.

 

These 11 Teams are About to End NCAA Tournament Droughts

Get ready to welcome back some old faces in March Madness
These 11 College Basketball Teams are About to End NCAA Tournament Droughts

The NCAA Tournament can be something like a big family reunion, gathering names and faces we haven’t seen in years.

 

As always, this year’s Tournament will have its share of long lost faces we may have had fond memories of in the last few decades.

 

A former national champion (Maryland) expects to be back as do three other Final Four teams from recent years (Butler and West Virginia) and a one-time Cinderella (Northern Iowa).

 

Florida Basketball Searches for Answers, Finds the NIT

After three Elite Eights and a Final Four, the Gators are destined to miss the NCAA Tournament
Florida Basketball Searches for Answers, Finds the NIT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — For most of Tuesday’s game at Vanderbilt, Florida coach Billy Donovan appeared to operate at a simmer.

 

He spent stretches of the second half seated in his folding chair on the Florida bench at the baseline. At least twice, he slouched back into his seat while Florida played defense on the far end of Memorial Gym.

 

Recruit Chris Warren Uses Coin Flip to Decide Between Washington and Texas

Warren heads to Texas after coin lands on heads.
Recruit Chris Warren Decides Between Texas and Washington With Coin Flip

Running back recruit Chris Warren had a hard time deciding between Washington and Texas on National Signing Day. So the high school senior used a coin flip to decide where he would spend the next four years of his collegiate career.
 

Here’s video of Warren’s coin flip:

 

BYU Lands The Biggest Recruit Ever...Literally

Motekiai Langi is a massive prospect for BYU.
BYU Lands The Biggest Recruit Ever...Literally

On college football’s signing day, the term “big recruit” is always tossed around at all 128 FBS programs. That term could be used to describe a recruit that fills a huge need or someone that the program fought hard to hold onto after other schools were looking for a late flip.

But in BYU’s case, the Cougars officially landed the biggest prospect of signing day. No, seriously.

Motekiai Langi was announced by BYU as a 6-foot-7 and 410-pound offensive or defensive lineman.

 

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