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Bad news: NCAA continues to squash Division I football recruiting

ODU vs. UTSA 2019 (Photo: Brian Knight/recruit757) The NCAA has extended the dead period for Division I programs to January 1, 2021 by Andy Hilton, recruit757 On Wednesday, the NCAA announced that the current dead period for Division I athletic recruiting has been extended to January 1, 2021. That’s a crushing blow to Class of…

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Endorsements by NCAA athletes. What could that look like?

The NCAA has moved forward on student-athlete compensation for endorsements and promotions by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The NCAA is headed toward allowing student-athletes to profit off of their name and likeness. In other words, endorsements. We’ve come a long way since EA Sports was essentially forced to shut down their extremely popular NCAA Football franchise…

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Prospects: Make yourself available for recruitment

Photo: Lance Hinton/recruit757 Available for recruitment? Sounds like a no brainer, right? by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Are you doing everything you can to make yourself available for recruitment? Of course. Right? Take another look at your digital resume. I’m talking about the primary outlets for college coaches reaching you. That’s primarily Twitter and your Hudl…

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How are colleges coaches recruiting in a quarantine?

Photo: Lance Hinton/recruit757 K-12 school buildings are closed. Colleges campuses are closed. What now? by Andy Hilton, recruit757 For high school students looking to play college athletics, there are a lot of questions to be answered since everyone is out of school at this time. Trust me, college coaches are trying to come up with…

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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…