5:40 AM EST, Sat March 02, 2024
A Sea Of Blue

Isaiah West commits to Kentucky

Isaiah West on Twitter West chose Kentucky offers from Wisconsin, Penn State, North Carolina, and South Carolina, among others. How about a Yahtzee to get the BBN excited about spring practice? That is exactly what happened today, as the Kentucky Wildcats landed a commitment from 3-star running back Isaiah West. West took to Twitter to announce the news Friday night. Let’s work . #Committed #BBN @CoachJ_Boulware @UKFootball @Rivals @RivalsFriedman @247Sports @On3sports @adamgorney @TheUCReport @EdOBrienCFB @PRZPAvic @T_Roken @ryne011 @Coach_Sug...

A Sea Of Blue

Karter Knox to announce commitment within next 2 weeks, per report

Photo by Brian Rothmuller/Icon Sportswire via Will the Cats land the Overtime Elite wing? The Kentucky Wildcats already have a loaded class heading to Lexington for next season that includes players like Jayden Quaintance and Boogie Fland. Now John Calipari and his staff have their eyes set on rounding it out with one or two more key players as the offseason quickly approaches. One name that is very familiar to the BBN is 5-star forward Karter Knox. The younger brother of former Wildcat, Kevin Knox, has had ties to the UK program ever since his recruitment got going,...

Purdue Exponent

Mason Gillis and Lance Jones to appear for signing and giveaway Sunday

Fifth-year guard Lance Jones and senior Mason Gillis have limited time left in the black and gold, and they're hoping fans take advantage of it and see them at the Purdue University bookstore this weekend.

Streaking The Lawn

COMMITMENT: UVA football lands #7 recruit in Virginia with 2025 cornerback Chris Spence

Photo by G Fiume/ The Wahoos get a big win on the high school recruiting trail. The Virginia Cavaliers football program picked up another offseason victory this morning by landing the commitment from the commonwealth’s seventh ranked player in cornerback Christopher Spence. A three star per 247Sports Composite, Spence picked the ‘Hoos over offers from Florida State, Michigan, Virginia Tech, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Duke, Georgia Tech, and others. As the No. 34 ranked corner in the 2025 class, accounting for a rating of 89, Spence becomes the highest rated of the...

Arizona Daily Star

Brent Brennan's UA football culture 'feels like family' for Arizona linebacker Jabari Mann

Jabari Mann discussed signing with the Arizona Wildcats, following Brent Brennan from San Jose to Tucson, and what track has done for his football career.

The Champaign Room

Former Illinois star Malcolm Hill getting another NBA chance

Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY Sports Hill is heading to NOLA. Illinois legend Malcolm Hill is getting another chance in the NBA. ESPN reported Wednesday that Hill is returning to the New Orleans Pelicans on a two-way contract. The New Orleans Pelicans are signing guard Malcolm Hill on a two-way contract, sources tell ESPN. Hill has averaged 24.6 points on 44 percent 3-point shooting for the Pels’ G League affiliate in Birmingham. Hill’s had NBA stops with Atlanta and Chicago too. pic.twitter.com/YYKouqwYvW— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 21,...

Burnt Orange Nation

Texas hires new Assistant Director of Player Personnel for offense

Scott Wachter-USA TODAY Sports Former Baylor football player Jackson Gleeson is one of the promised additions to Steve Sarkisian’s support staff. On National Signing Day earlier in February, Texas Longhorns head coach Steve Sarkisian revealed that he planned on making several new hires to his support staff following the departure of Director of Player Personnel Billy Glasscock to the Ole Miss Rebels and several promotions from the current staff. On Tuesday, Jackson Gleeson revealed on social media that he’s the new Assistant Director of Player Personnel on offense,...

Arizona Desert Swarm

Arizona football Signing Profile: 3-star LB Jabari Mann

247Sports The 2024 National Signing Day is officially over, however, teams are still adding players to their teams. The Arizona Wildcats welcomed a newcomer on Monday. That player is 3-star linebacker Jabari Mann. San Bruno ➡️ TucsonWelcome Home Jabari! pic.twitter.com/LeU00keEKe— Arizona Football (@ArizonaFBall) February 19, 2024 Read on below for his profile. Position: Linebacker Height: 6-foot Weight: 200 lbs High School: Junipero Serra High School Hometown: San Bruno, California 247Sports Ranking: 3-star / No. 55 LB and No. 52 player in...

www.goduke.com

Duke Women’s Basketball Adds Cambria of Team Impact to 2024 Class

DURHAM – Duke women's basketball head coach Kara Lawson announced the signing of 14-year-old Cambria from Team Impact to the 2024 signing class. Cam signed her national letter of intent on Friday, Feb. 15, in the presence of her family and new teammates.

Addicted To Quack

Quacking the Roster: QB Transfer Dante Moore

Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/ Film review of Moore’s 2023 season at UCLA Moore was recruited to UCLA last cycle as a 5-star (.9977) in the 24/7 composite, flipping his commitment from Oregon just before early signing day in December of 2022. Head coach Chip Kelly, for reasons predicted and explained months in advance by the more clear-eyed observers of the Bruins, rotated between multiple quarterbacks in his first season without five-year starter Dorian Thompson-Robinson, at no point finding a workable solution for his offense. As expected, Moore played in nine...

www.goduke.com

ACC Winter Unity Week Set for Feb. 17-25

As part of the Atlantic Coast Conference's continued commitment to diversity, inclusion, social justice and racial equity, the league has announced plans for the conference's fourth annual Winter Unity Week, which will be held Feb. 17-25.

www.goduke.com

Duke Announces Four to 2024 Signing Class

DURHAM – The Duke volleyball program and head coach Jolene Nagel announced the addition of four players to the 2024 squad as Mailinh Godschall, Breonna Goss, Avery Hamlin and Taylor Williams will join the Blue Devils in the fall.

A Sea Of Blue

Kentucky ranked in the ESPN way-too-early top 25

Chris Humphrey Photo The Cats start off in the top 25. Spring practice is quickly approaching for the Kentucky Wildcats, as Mark Stoops and his staff take on the new-look SEC for the first time in 2024. After what many would consider a disappointing season for the UK program, they have once again turned spirits around after a solid high school signing class and early transfer window. After adding some key players, and retaining some key pieces, the national media seems to be high on the Cats once again entering next fall. How high? Well, the Cats cracked the top 25 in...

Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

Syracuse women’s basketball: Class of 2025 guard Camdyn Nelson commits to Orange

Photo by Rich Barnes/ Another future recruit secured by FLJ. The Syracuse Orange women’s basketball team locked in its first commitment from the class of 2025 on Saturday. Camdyn Nelson — a 5-foot-8 point guard — from Greenwich (CT) announced her commitment to the program, adding another young guard down the road for coach Felisha Legette-Jack to develop. Nelson currently plays for St. Luke’s School and the Empire State Blue Flames, where her blend of defensive upside and perimeter scoring potential appear to be very intriguing according to James Parker of Elite...

The Champaign Room

Bret Bielema and Illinois Football are in flux

Photo by Keith Gillett/Icon Sportswire via How will the Illini be different after the offseason tumult? This has been quite a tumultuous offseason for the University of Illinois football program. Top recruit Josaiah Knight, who signed with Illinois during the early signing period, was released from his National Letter of Intent and signed with Mississippi State. In yet another unexpected loss to the SEC, wide receivers coach and Illinois graduate George McDonald bolted Champaign for the same job in Oxford, Mississippi. Photo by Michael Allio/Icon...

Burnt Orange Nation

DB McCoy Bruce commits to Texas as a preferred walk on

Bruce with his family on an unofficial visit to Wyoming. | via @McCoy_Bruce5 The two-way standout was the District 14-4A D1 MVP in 2022. The roster for the Texas Longhorns in 2024 received another addition on Saturday with the commitment of Boerne defensive back McCoy Bruce as a preferred walk on. All Glory to God!! Excited to announce that I have been admitted by The University of Texas at Austin and have accepted a roster spot on the football team! @HoundFootball @CheHendrix pic.twitter.com/c5FpKoHQpn— McCoy Bruce (@McCoy_Bruce5) February 9, 2024 A wide...

Arizona Daily Star

UCLA football: Chip Kelly’s commitment, his NFL pursuits and one giant mess in Westwood

With a daunting schedule and the Big Ten looming, UCLA coach Chip Kelly is reportedly exploring his options, creating an extremely awkward situation for the Bruins and their fans.

Herald-Dispatch

Marshall football: New offense's goal to spread the load

HUNTINGTON — The Marshall football 2024 signing class was a sign of significant changes to come on the field in the coming year for the Thundering Herd.

thestate

Big milestone for GG Jackson: His first full-time NBA contract, report says

GG Jackson won’t be jumping back and forth between the NBA and the G-League anymore this season. The Memphis Grizzlies are signing the 18-year-old rookie to a four-year contract with …

Roll 'Bama Roll

Alabama Football Recruiting: National Signing Day

The one constant: Bama fans. | Photo by Alex Slitz/ Tally up the scores of who left, who stayed, and who is coming in. It might (pleasantly) surprise you. Friday, February 9 marks the closing of the 30-day transfer portal window that opened the day that Nick Saban retired. If you listen to non-Alabama college football fans that want nothing more than for the Crimson Tide to drop back to the pack of mediocrity, they will tell you that there was a “mass exodus” in Tuscaloosa. The final tally stands at 30 players exiting Bama via the Transfer Portal. Granted, that is...

Burnt Orange Nation

How Chip Kelly’s departure from UCLA could impact Texas

It’s open season on the Bruins roster, where Johnny Nansen coached the defensive line in 2021. Even past National Signing Day, the coaching carousel continues to turn around college football. Boston College Eagles head coach Jeff Halfey left to become the defensive coordinator for the Green Bay Packers, leading new Ohio State Buckeyes offensive coordinator Bill O’Brien to leave Columbus after three weeks and UCLA Bruins head coach Chip Kelly to make the unusual if not unprecedented decision to leave become the offensive coordinator for Ryan Day, pending that move becoming...

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Cornerback Ksani Jiles backs off early commitment to Hurricanes

Ksani Jiles, a 2026 cornerback from Bradenton IMG Academy, backed off his commitment to the Hurricanes on Wednesday.

Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

National Signing Day: DB Ibn McDaniels signs with Syracuse

Alexander Lewis / MyCentralJersey / USA TODAY NETWORK The New Jersey intensifies The Syracuse Orange completed most of their 2024 recruiting prior to yesterday’s Welcome National Signing Day but we still had two more recruits officially complete their paperwork, so let’s get to meet them. First up is: Name: Ibn McDaniels Hometown: Elizabeth, NJ Previous School: Elizabeth Stats: 6’3” 190 pounds Position: Cornerback Ratings: McDaniels rated three stars all around. On3 has him as a top 100 cornerback in the class and the 12th best prospect from New Jersey. Other...

Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

National Signing Day: WR Malachi James signs with Syracuse

JOHN A. LEWIS/STAFF PHOTOJOURNALIST / USA TODAY NETWORK Garden State? More like Orange State The Syracuse Orange completed most of their 2024 recruiting prior to yesterday’s Welcome National Signing Day but we still had two more recruits officially complete their paperwork, so let’s get to meet them. Next up is Name: Malachi James Hometown: Willingboro, NJ Previous School: Burlington City Stats: 5’11 190 pounds Position: Wide receiver Ratings: Unrated by any Other Offers: James had offers from Army, Air Force, and Temple. Twitter/Instagram feed:...

Roll 'Bama Roll

Jumbo Package: Alabama holding on to Ryan Grubb for OC?

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Alabama fans can rest easy... Maybe? Before Alabama could officially announce Ryan Grubb as the program’s next offensive coordinator, he was linked with other jobs. First, he was thought to be a candidate to replace Kalen DeBoer at Washington but a message he sent out put to bed the rumors. And then the NFL came calling and Grubb was linked with the Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator job. Well, Alabama fans can maybe exhale a bit. While at a speaking event on National Signing Day, Grubb announced himself as the Crimson Tide’s next...

Arizona Desert Swarm

National Signing Day Profile: San Jose State transfer OL Ryan Stewart

San Jose State Athletics The 2024 National Signing Day is upon us! The Arizona Wildcats welcomed numerous new players to the team on Wednesday. One such player is San Jose State transfer offensive lineman Ryan Stewart. Adding some more beef to the O-Line Welcome Home, @Ryan98Stewart ⬇️ pic.twitter.com/ewWOoS4kq8— Arizona Football (@ArizonaFBall) February 7, 2024 Read on below for his profile. Position: Offensive Lineman Height: 6-foot-4 Weight: 295 lbs High School: Lincoln Way-East High School Previous College: San Jose State Spartans Hometown: Mokena,...

Arizona Daily Star

National Signing Day: San Jose State OL Ryan Stewart signs with Arizona Wildcats

Former San Jose State offensive lineman Ryan Stewart, a 6-5, 285-pounder from Mokena, Illinois, is transferring to Arizona.

Burnt Orange Nation

Longhorns Daily News: Texas’ Steve Sarkisian confirms Quinn Ewers will start at QB in 2024

Ricardo B. Brazziell/American-Statesman / USA TODAY NETWORK Plus: Check out a fun blast from the past In a recent report at the Austin American-Statesman, Texas Longhorns head coach Steve Sarkisian confirmed during a National Signing Day press conference that incoming redshirt junior Quinn Ewers will again be Texas’ starter under center going into the 2024 season. “Quinn’s our starter,” Sarkisian said, per the Statesman. WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS Austin American-Statesman: Steve Sarkisian says Quinn Ewers will start over Arch Manning in 2024...

#NSD 18 - James Graham

James Graham QB, 6-1, 180 Fitzgerald, Ga./Fitzgerald 2018 Signing Day - Georgia Tech Football

Signing Day 2018 Show

Signing Day Central: buzz.gt/nsd2018