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Franklin talks about success of signing day amid pandemic

Penn State football coach James Franklin talks about the recruiting process after signing day activities on Dec. 16. …

Building The Dam

Orion Maile-Kaufusi Commits to Oregon State

Photo by Brian Murphy/Icon Sportswire via The DE/TE will be going on a 2-year church mission Oregon State received a verbal commitment from a new 2021 high school recruit today. Orion Maile-Kaufusi from East High School in Salt Lake City, Utah announced his decision via Twitter this evening. All glory to God #DAMRIGHT #GoBeavs @CoachBMatich pic.twitter.com/ZnFfnmUqpp— Orion Maile-Kaufusi (@Orion_Httr) January 16, 2021 Orion Maile-Kaufusi belongs to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day-Saints and will be serving a 2-year church mission before attending...

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Miami football praised nationally for adding Oklahoma transfer WR Charleston Rambo

The Miami football addition of Oklahoma transfer wide receiver Charleston Rambo was praised by 247 Sports earlier this week as part of an article that looked at the “Transfer Portal: This week’s top commitments and notable entries.” The commitment by Rambo to Miami was one of the most notable this week. Miami is also expected to […] Miami football praised nationally for adding Oklahoma transfer WR Charleston Rambo - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

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Miami Hurricanes add CB Tyrique Stevenson via the transfer portal

Photo by /Collegiate Images/ A big addition for the Canes After much speculation over the past week, CB Tyrique Stevenson announced that he will be transferring home to play for the Miami Hurricanes. It’s only up from here pic.twitter.com/KqCp4tkdKg— The Freak 7️⃣⚡️™️ (@dreamchaserTy10) January 16, 2021 A 4-star recruit out of local Miami (FL) Southridge HS, Stevenson broke the hearts of Canes fans by signing with Georgia in the 2019 recruiting class. And Stevenson immediately hit the field for the Bulldogs, playing in 14 games as a freshman,...

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Letter of Intent Periods Extended For Football, Basketball

The National Letter of Intent Twitter account has announced an extension of the spring signing periods for Division I football and basketball programs. pic.twitter.com/Z6cMG4N01d — Letter of Intent (@NLIinsider) January 15, 2021 Previously, the spring (regular) signing period for Division I football was set for Feb. 3 – Apr. 1, while basketball was to run […]


Gamecocks land commitment from walk-on QB out of Charlotte

South Carolina football bolstered its quarterback room some Friday with a talent from just up the road. Jake Helfrich of Providence Day High School in Charlotte announced that he will …


Despite recent departures, Fickell and Bearcats forging ahead with recruiting

Luke Fickell and the Bearcats got another commitment from the 2022 class in three-star defensive lineman Segree Graham of Jacksonville, Florida.        

A Sea Of Blue

Twitter reactions to Wan’Dale Robinson’s commitment to Kentucky

@robinson__era A game-changer for Kentucky’s offense. Wan’Dale Robinson is officially joining the Kentucky Wildcats after two long years. Robinson announced his intentions to transfer to Kentucky today, and it instantly made Kentucky a stronger contender for the SEC East next season. Robinson is a do-it-all playmaker who will make an instant impact and contribute immediately for the Wildcats. There’s much to be excited about for the 2021 football season with the addition of Robinson. A stacked roster, a favorable schedule (if it’s back to normal), and with...

A Sea Of Blue

Where Kentucky commits stand in the new 2021 and 2022 rankings

Photo by Brian Rothmuller/Icon Sportswire via Future Cats took a big leap in the newest rankings. The newest edition of the Rivals.com basketball rankings are out, and a few Kentucky Wildcats made significant jumps in both classes. To start, point guard Nolan Hickman saw a dramatic increase in his ranking, jumping from No. 52 overall to No. 39 overall in the 2021 class. Hickman was Kentucky’s first commitment in 2021 and is seen as one of the biggest sleepers in the class. Kentucky power forward commit Daimion Collins remained a top-10 prospect, staying put at No....

Burnt Orange Nation

Ja’Tavion Sanders to play for a state title today

Ja’Tavion Sanders will play in today’s Class 5A Division I state championship game. | 247Sports — Collin Kennedy The five-star 2021 athlete could become the 8th Longhorn commit in four seasons to win a Texas state football championship. Amidst all the excitement around the hiring of new Texas Longhorns head football coach Steve Sarkisian, the speculation around which assistants will fill out his first staff in Austin, and discussion of which 2021 recruiting targets the new staff may be able to land in the few weeks that remain before the second National Signing...

A Sea Of Blue

Louisville legend Butch Beard asks to be disassociated with University

Beard wants the school to remove his name and all of accomplishments. Per a report from Sports Illustrated, Louisville Cardinal legend and 1975 NBA champion Butch Beard has emailed a letter to president Dr. Neeli Bendapudi, requesting the school remove his name and accomplishments from any existing or future mention. Beard’s request is stemmed from his believe that, “the university’s commitment to young black men” being “far from what it should look like in 2021.” One reason for Beard’s decision is that he felt Louisville did not do enough to honor fellow former...

Arizona Daily Star

Arizona Wildcats freshman tailback Frank Brown Jr. enters NCAA transfer portal

Brown was the top-ranked recruit in the Cats' 2020 signing class; his freshman season was derailed by a knee injury.

Burnt Orange Nation

Nine Texas early enrollees begin arriving on the Forty Acres

Half of the 2021 class that signed in December are starting their Longhorns careers early. As the Steve Sarkisian era begins, the nine Texas Longhorns early enrollees began arriving on the Forty Acres on Wednesday ahead of the start of the spring semester. The group represents a full half of the 18 players who signed in December during the early signing period and will all participate in the first spring practices under Sarkisian, giving them a chance of contributing early, although most are likely special teams contributors if they see the field. Here’s the full list, in...

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2022 top-100 WR Armani Winfield commits to Texas

Courtesy of 247Sports The Longhorns pick up the first commitment of the Steve Sarkisian era. The Texas Longhorns needed some good news on the recruiting trail after things had gone cold. That good news came Tuesday as 2022 top-100 receiver Armani Winfield committed to the Longhorns via Twitter. COMMITTED!! #HookEm pic.twitter.com/RyUXvUIP48— mani (@armani_winfield) January 12, 2021 The 6’2, 180-pound receiver from Lewisville was considered a heavy Ohio State Buckeyes lean ahead of his commitment and held 39 offers, including the Alabama Crimson Tide, Texas A&M...

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OU football: Wide receiver Charleston Rambo announces transfer to Miami

Redshirt junior wide receiver Charleston Rambo announced his commitment to Miami Tuesday afternoon via Twitter.

Arizona Desert Swarm

Arizona football officially announces signing of 4 transfers, but when will they be eligible?

Drake Anderson | Photo by Jonathan Daniel/ The NCAA transfer portal has proven to be a valuable recruiting tool for the Arizona Wildcats and new coach Jedd Fisch, and on Monday it officially produced results. Arizona has announced the addition of four players who were at other FBS schools during the 2020 season, signing running back Drake Anderson, safety Gunner Maldonado, cornerback Isaiah Rutherford and defensive end Jason Harris. Anderson, a Chandler native, ran for 956 yards and five touchdowns in 21 games for Northwestern. Maldonado, who was teammates with Anderson...

And The Valley Shook

Hold that Tiger: JaDarian Rhym Commits to LSU

Photo by Sean Gardner/ Football Adds Corner to 2022 Class LSU’s 2021 recruiting class is a consensus top-five unit and the 2022 class, also ranked in the top-five, was bolstered over the weekend with the commitment of four-star corner JaDarian Rhym. Rhym, out of the talent-rich state of Georgia, is a top-150 player and No. 19 at his position. He’s LSU’s lone corner in the class, but joins a secondary that has the No. 4 (Bryce Anderson) and No. 5 (Bryan Allen Jr.) safeties in America committed. Rhym gives LSU eight commits in its 2022 class. It’s currently...

Block U

Utah Lands Two: Oklahoma Transfer TJ Pledger and Aisea Moa

Yesterday was a busy day for Utah Utes recruiting. Highly prized running back transfer T.J. Pledger announced his decision to come to Utah and 2022 Weber High legacy Aisea Moa announced his commitment to Utah. Pledger was a top 100 recruit nationally (and No. 4 all-purpose back) coming out of IMG Academy, the athletic prep powerhouse in Florida. Despite playing his ball there, he is originally from California. He signed with the Oklahoma Sooners in the class of 2018. He comes to Utah as a true junior. As a Sooner, Pledger started at running back to start the 2020 season after...

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OU football: Running back T.J. Pledger announces transfer to Utah

Junior running back T.J. Pledger revealed his commitment to Utah on Twitter Monday after announcing his departure from OU via the NCAA Transfer Portal Dec. 21.

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Oscar Tshiebwe commits to Kentucky

Ben Queen-USA TODAY Sports Tshiebwe will finally settle in Lexington. The Kentucky Wildcats have had several swings and misses for big men in the last several years. One of the biggest was Oscar Tshiebwe in the Class of 2019, but Kentucky will ultimately get him anyway, as the West Virginia transfer just announced his commitment to the Wildcats via Tipton Edits. West Virginia transfer Oscar Tshiebwe has committed to Kentucky. pic.twitter.com/iUYCzO8g9u— Tipton Edits (@TiptonEdits) January 10, 2021 Coming out of high school, Tshiebwe was the No. 8 center and...

Bama Hammer

Alabama Football: Early enrolling ’21 class players arrive on campus

Alabama Football: Early help for the 2021 Crimson Tide as 15 guys will enroll early at the Capstone. Unlike last spring, enrolling early in 2021 should mean a spring of Alabama football practices. Fifteen members of the 2021 Signing Class are scheduled to arrive in Tuscaloosa by Sunday. One of them, Monkell Goodwine tweeted on […] Alabama Football: Early enrolling ’21 class players arrive on campus - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Arizona Daily Star

Arizona lands commitment from safety Isaiah Taylor, son of Hall of Famer Jason Taylor

Isaiah Taylor, a DB from Fort Lauderdale, Flordia, is the first high school player to commit to the Wildcats during the Jedd Fisch regime

Arizona Desert Swarm

Connecticut athlete Anthony Simpson commits to Arizona

Photo by Jacob Snow/Icon Sportswire via Jedd Fisch and the Arizona Wildcats went east to land another player, receiving a commitment from 2021 two-way player Anthony Simpson on Friday. Thank you for all the mentoring that I have received on the road to this day. It has always been a childhood dream of mine to play college football. I’m beyond grateful that god has put me in the position to live my dream. #BearDown @SupremeAthlete_ #Itspersonal pic.twitter.com/NRtPKfjdq7— Anthony Simpson (@supreme_simpson) January 9, 2021 The running back/safety attends...

Arizona Desert Swarm

Arizona lands commitment from DB Isaiah Taylor, son of NFL Hall of Famer Jason Taylor

Photo via @isaiah_taylor4 on Twitter New Arizona Wildcats coach Jedd Fisch has already shown the ability to work the NCAA transfer portal in his favor, landing commitments from four transfers in the past few days while also convincing several UA players to withdraw from the portal. And now he has his first pledge from the high school ranks in the form of a prospect with a pretty good pedigree. Isaiah Taylor, a defensive back from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., announced on Twitter he had committed to Arizona for 2021. He picked the Wildcats over offers from Illinois, Kansas,...


Canadian big man from NBA Academy commits to USC, enrolls and joins roster

South Carolina basketball coach Frank Martin on Thursday night had to announce another stoppage in his season due to COVID-19. But his recruiting continues on. Martin landed a commitment from …


Beamer, USC land commitment from New Orleans defender

South Carolina football’s busy day of recruiting continued Thursday night. The Gamecocks landed their third commit of the day when Louisiana linebacker Kolbe Fields committed to Shane Beamer’s squad. He …


Gamecocks land second transfer commitment in one day from FCS linebacker

South Carolina football picked up its second transfer of the day Thursday when Daryl “Debo” Williams committed to the Gamecocks. Williams joins Georgia Southern’s David Spaulding, who pledged to USC …

Arizona Desert Swarm

Notre Dame cornerback Isaiah Rutherford to transfer to Arizona

Photo by Roy K. Miller/Icon Sportswire via New Arizona head coach Jedd Fisch continues to make big moves in the transfer portal. The Wildcats landed a commitment from former Notre Dame cornerback Isaiah Rutherford on Thursday. Ready to work! @ArizonaFBall pic.twitter.com/eowSwYdpN7— Isaiah Rutherford (@zay_rutherford) January 7, 2021 The sophomore only appeared in three games in two seasons in South Bend, but was a four-star recruit coming out of Jesuit High School in Sacramento. 247Sports ranked him as the No. 202 overall player nationally, No. 23 cornerback...

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