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  1. Signing day wrap: ACC

    Jared Shanker

    Signing day is known for the crazy. Condense an entire college football season into 12 hours and that offers a glimpse -- albeit minimally -- into the first Wednesday of February. It began with ESPN 300 defensive lineman Malik McDowell (Southfield...

    Blog | February 05, 2014
  2. Key recruiting visits -- ACC

    Jared Shanker

    Signing day is now officially less than a week away. Recruits can make their final visits to colleges this weekend, and then beginning Monday there will be no more in-person contact between coaches and recruits. So coaches better make these last visi...

    Blog | January 31, 2014
  3. ACC class rankings analysis

    Jared Shanker

    National signing day is one week away, so this is the time of the year when schools hope to be trending up in the class rankings. As the final elite uncommitted prospects wrestle with decisions, another highly-rated recruit picking a particular schoo...

    Blog | January 29, 2014
  4. 5 to watch: ACC signing day preview

    Jared Shanker

    Signing day is a little more than two weeks away, meaning the next 15 days are going to be very interesting. Here are five storylines in the ACC to keep an eye on come signing day on Feb. 5. 1. Does Florida State land the nation's Nos. 1 and 2 rec...

    Blog | January 21, 2014
  5. Weekend recruiting wrap: ACC

    Jared Shanker

    The first official visit weekend of January saw a handful of ESPN 300 prospects visiting ACC schools. A few of those prospects committed while others were forced to shuffle their leaderboard. Biggest commitment: Clemson was hoping to wrap up ESPN...

    Blog | January 20, 2014
  6. FSU makes move for No. 5 DT McDowell

    Jared Shanker

    Malik McDowell's recruitment was stagnant for much of the fall as the ESPN 300 defensive tackle from Southfield (Mich.) High put his college decision on the backburner. But now with signing day less than three weeks away, McDowell's recruitment is be...

    Blog | January 19, 2014
  7. Key recruiting visits -- ACC

    Jared Shanker

    The dead period has finally come to an end, and coaches are itching to get back on the road. The NCAA extended the dead period an additional week this January, so coaches have been quarantined in their football offices longer than they have ever been...

    Blog | January 17, 2014
  8. Florida State commits bask in national title

    Jared Shanker

    Having watched Florida State rally from 18 points down to defeat Auburn, 34-31, in one of the best BCS National Championship games, the Noles' 2014 recruiting contingent is eager to help defend the title next season. Chad Mavety (Garden City, N.Y....

    Blog | January 07, 2014
  9. Return to football pays off for Hooker

    Jared Shanker

    Malik Hooker (New Castle, Pa./New Castle) is not new to football. He was just new to high school football. The 2014 athlete that exploded onto the recruiting scene a month ago played football back in eighth grade but dropped it in high school to p...

    Blog | May 22, 2013
  10. Ohio Core 6: Five who boosted their stock

    Jared Shanker

    CLEVES, Ohio -- With several ESPN Watch List members on hand Sunday, the Ohio Core 6 Showcase packed the talent for the second time in a span of just a few weeks. There were some new names in the Cleves event that did not work out in Chicago, and the...

    Blog | February 18, 2013
  11. Jones visits Iowa with Hawkeyes commits

    Jared Shanker

    The Iowa coaching staff could not have planned for a better recruiting pitch than the one Jeff Jones (Minneapolis/Washburn) received Sunday. The Hawkeyes coaches were in the ear of Jones all Sunday afternoon, and then Iowa three-star safety commit...

    Blog | July 30, 2012
  12. Three-star safety commits to Iowa

    Jared Shanker

    Three-star safety Malik Rucker (New Hope, Minn./Robbinsdale Cooper) told a few members of the Iowa staff he was committing on Tuesday. He did not want to officially commit until Friday, though, when he was on campus and could tell coach Kirk Ferentz ...

    Blog | June 15, 2012
  13. UM, OSU, ND after McDowell hard

    Jared Shanker

    SOUTHFIELD, Mich. - Detroit Loyola defensive end Malik McDowell is one of the Midwest's top prospects in the 2014 class, so it is no surprise the region's biggest programs are showing him the most love. "Michigan, Ohio State and Notre Dame," McDow...

    Blog | June 15, 2012
  14. Rucker planning return trips this summer

    Jared Shanker

    An influx of Big Ten and BCS coaches made the trip to Minnesota during the spring evaluation period to check in on Malik Rucker (New Hope, Minn./Robbinsdale Cooper), and Rucker has 16 scholarships to show for it. Rucker has offers from programs in...

    Blog | June 01, 2012
  15. Big Ten recruiting storylines

    Jared Shanker

    A look at five recruiting storylines from the Big Ten worth watching following spring football.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2012
  16. Notre Dame recruiting storylines

    Jared Shanker

    A look at five recruiting storylines for Notre Dame worth watching following spring football.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2012