Coaches Corner - Coach

Coaches Corner: Does a college coach want “and” OR “but” from his recruits?

Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757 Nick Saban’s wisdom is on display in the coaches corner by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Today, I’m going to ad lib off of a video clip that I saw of Nick Saban talking to a group of coaches at a Nike Coach of the Year clinic. Saban is highly regarded as perhaps one…

NCAA - Endorsements

Report: NCAA to grant eligibility relief for Division I spring sports athletes

The NCAA has announced a likelihood that Spring sports athletes could receive relief by Andy Hilton, recruit757 In an ever fluid situation, the NCAA has officially announced that they are strongly considering eligibility relief for Spring sport athletes. There are a lot of details to be worked out, but it sounds as though spring sport…

Storm - Rain - Postpone - Weather

Add it up: Counting all postponed sporting events and leagues nationwide

(Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) The list of postponed sporting events and sports leagues is staggering by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The overall list of sporting events and sports leagues across the global is sizable beyond imagination. Who knew this week would end like this? Here’s a complete list of postponed sporting events and leagues. NCAA Basketball: Cancellation…

Scrimmage - Coaches Corner

Coaches Corner: What to do when an athlete wants to come back

(Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) An athlete walks away from your program and now wants to come back. What do you do? by Lew Johnston, a special contribution to recruit757 A young head coach called me the other day from Arkansas. We were talking about the Wing T offense. He said, “Coach, I need your advice. I…

VHSL - Coronavirus

Coronavirus fears threaten VHSL sporting events; Redskins event postponed

Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757 The recrut757/Sparta Science Showcase takes a knee; VHSL releases an official statement on Coronavirus by Andy Hilton, recruit757 First things first, the VHSL Basketball State Championship tournament is still on as scheduled. Several new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been uncovered in Virginia this week, sparking concerns and the demand for…