College Recruiting

The athletic recruiting process is a lot like dating, with college coaches/scouts and high-school student-athletes sizing each other up and searching for the right match. The process requires participants to understand and observe NCAA rules and regulations, conduct thorough research, schedule home and campus visits, network and communicate appropriately, and, for most student-athletes, engage in self-marketing. Learn best practices from athletes who have achieved success and the experts who have helped them.

Latest in College Recruiting

Should My Kid Play Multiple Sports?

I ran into a good family friend this past weekend, and we began catching up on what's been going on with each other over the past couple of years....

By: NCSA Athletic Recruiting

What It Means When a College Coach Contacts You

Anyone who has followed college sports for awhile has likely seen that recruiting tactics can get weird. From sending a letter to the family ...

By: NCSA Athletic Recruiting

Baseball Recruiting: Here's How to Earn a Scholarship

To impress a college coach you must undoubtedly have great skill and character. A promising future student athlete must show that they are ready to...

By: Malcolm Goodridge

5 Hidden Qualities College Coaches Look For In Athletes

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By: Dylan Spadaccini

Questions You Should Ask a College Coach on the Phone

We focus so much on what to say or do to make a good impression with coaches, it can be hard to remember that every conversation with a college ...

By: NCSA Athletic Recruiting

Latest Videos in College Recruiting

A Day in the Life: Jacob Gatewood

Want to know what it’s like to be one of the top high school baseball recruits in the country? Take a look at a typical day in the life of Jacob Gatewood.

A Day in the Life: Josh Morgan

Rated the 27th best high school baseball player in the country, Josh Morgan is committed to play at UCLA. Join this baseball star on a normal day at Orange Lutheran High School in California.

A Day in the Life: Kodi Medeiros

From spear diving in the morning to lifting weights at night, Kodi Medeiros’ daily life is far from typical. In this video, one of the best high school baseball players in the country takes us through his normal day in Hawaii.

2015 Notre Dame QB Commit Blake Barnett Awarded MVP at Elite 11 in Los Angeles

Santiago High School’s Blake Barnett participates in the Elite 11 quarterback competition in California.

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