College Recruiting Articles

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.

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How to Use Social Media to Get College Coaches to Notice You (For the Right Reasons)

The synergy between social media and college recruiting continues to grow in popularity and is evolving into the primary tool of communication between...

Providence Star Kris Dunn Walks to the Beat of His Own Drum

Sometimes the best laid plans go awry, but Andre Drummond and Kris Dunn had concocted a seemingly can't-miss dream scenario. The Connecticut Ba...

LOOK: 4-Star High School Cornerback Completely Covers Himself in Recruiting Letters

Tre Swilling is a four-star cornerback prospect from Louisiana, currently starring at Brother Martin High School in New Orleans. He's ranked 13th in...

The Craziest Things College Football Recruits Did to Announce Their Schools on National Signing Day

National Signing Day, when high school football players sign letters of intent to play football at the college level, has become a spectacle. The he...

Ric Flair is Good Friends With Jim Harbaugh and Will Be in The House For Michigan's National Signing Day

There's no more entertaining coach in college football than Jim Harbaugh. During the January recruiting push to capture top prospects, Harbaugh p...

Jim Harbaugh is Going to Sleep at a High School Player's House. Here's the NCAA Rule Saying That's OK.

Yes, it's true. Jim Harbaugh says he's going to sleep at the house of Quinn Nordin, arguably the nation's top kicking prospect. And a sleepover by...

Recruiting Advice From 8 Former NCAA Division I Athletes

As a student-athlete, one of your primary goals should be to compete at the next level. Young athletes should absorb all the recruiting advice, career...

How to Become a College Baseball Player

One of the most common questions that we get from players and parents is how to become a college baseball player. Every college prospect will need to...

How to Get Recruited for College Football This Year

Just as a coach prepares a game plan for every opponent, a game plan is needed for an athlete to maximize each month of 2016. The following is a...

5 Tips for Developing Your Unique Brand as a Prospective Student Athlete

The college search for athletes is an "individual" quest. A winning strategy for one student athlete could be a losing strategy for another. I think we...

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